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Derrick (Newspaper) - November 26, 1974, Oil City, Pennsylvania THE OU Pa. TUESDAY NOVEMBER Doctors Examine Nixon For Trial Health Decisions Will Be Made By Friday PROTEST SUGAR PRICES Members of the Consumers Education aad Protective Association International arrived at the Interior Department in Washington yesterday with signs and petitions calling for a reduction in the price of The petitions were presented at hearings of the Council on Wage and Price Stability which is looking into the quadrupling of the price of sugar this Windfall Price Gains LONG Calif. Three appointed by a court to determine if former President Richard M. Nixon Is physically fit to testify at UK Watergate coverup spent two hours inside Nixon's seaside estate in San Clemente on the doctors drove out the gates of the villa without stopping to talk with and there was no word on whether they had examined the former president or determined whether he was able to testify at the trial of five former Nixon spokesman were un- available for Earlier the medical team visited Memorial Hospital here and studied the medical records and X rays of the 61- year-old who is suffering from The physicians planned to leave California on and a spokesman for them said they would hold an airport news Dr. Charles Hufnagel and the other two doctors appointed by Ihe court went to San Gemente after apparently deciding that a physical exam would not cause dangerous stress to They were accompanied by Dr. Eldon B. the Judge John J. If the for- mer president is too weak to he may be asked to give a deposition at his home or his testimony may be While 61, was said to be unopposed to the Hickman and Nixon's Dr. John C. have expressed con- cern that it would cause Nixon excessive now on warned the stress might cause Nixon's blood pressure to rise dangerously high and trigger internal Hufnagel told an airport news conference on his arrival would like to spare Mr. Nixon all the stress 75 Car Sales Take Nosedive DETROIT U.S. auto sales continued to nosedive in mid-November as the nation's car makers posted their second worst performance Ihe od in 14 Company figures released Monday showed a sharp 34.7 per cent decline from Nov. 11-20, 1973. All four manufacturers ready announced major plant closings and worker layoffs last week in anticipation of the est sales drop in the year-long Has Been in mid-November 1973. Kor the calendar to Industry sales of trailed 1973 levels by 22.5 per or nearly two million Chrysler which has embarked on an unprecedented production cutback program this reported the sharpest with sales off 41.7 per cent. General Motors was down 34.3 per Ford Motor Co. was off 31.3 per cent and American Motors was down 34.7 per cent. Industry analysts noted with guarded optimism that despite WASHINGTON The U.S. sugar industry very large windfall this year from sugar according to a re- port issued Monday by the Council on Wage and Price Bruce Water of the council who helped prepare the said all segments of the industry reaped windfall gains when increasing prices raised the value of their sugar in- He said grocers also shared in the increasing their share of the retail price of sugar from 42 per cent last fall to 55 per cent Edward D. senior vice president of the accounting firm of Robert R. Nathan said increase in the wholesale price of refined cane sugar over the past year is almost entirely a reflection of the spectacular rise in the price of raw who spoke on be- Patient Given Second Heart half of the sugar said prices have in- creased 450 per cent in a Treasury K. Simon called for the seeking the causer of a in the retail price The jump in retail prices so far is somewhat below the wholesale Hollander said an analysis of special questionnaires sent to sugar refiners showed their op- costs have increased 19 per cent. But he said that has been overshadowed by the in- crease in the price of raw which he said accounted for about 75 per cent of the sale price six years ago and 91 per cent of the wholesale price in 1974. In other economic ments leaders of the United Mine Workers were summoned the coal fields for a crucial vote on an im- proved contract offer that could speed an end to the now two weeks Speaker Carl Albert said Democratic leaders of Congress will seek a meeting with President Ford soon to re- view the state of the economy and possible New model deliveries in the geon who operated on Nixon latest period totaled Oct. 29 to prevent blood clots compared with a year sharp decline for the from breaking loose in Nixon's when the energy crisis be- the daily selling rate was 23.4 left leg and traveling to his gan cutting into sales Tne daily selling rate of 21, m waj most sluggish mid-November with the exception of 1970, when a national strike against GM virtually halted production at the auto The percentage decline is could Nixon has an in- of the In his left leg and has been tallied twice since leaving of- The determination on Nixon's health is to be made by based on the daily selling Friday to District Court There was one less selling day Happy's Chances For Recovery Set At 90% CAPE South Africa Dr. Christiaan Barnard implanted a second heart in the chest of a 58-year-o'd man Monday to ease the burden on the man's own diseased The unidentified man was reported in satisfactory con- dition with both hearts beating It was the first im- plant of a new heart without removing the old old heart takes care of as much as it can. What it can't handle is taken care of by the new Barnard said after the five-hour operation at Groote Schuur The new heart came from a girl killed in an accident on A hospital spokesman said thai after Ihe child was clinically dead her heart was kept beating ar- inside the body until Barnard's heart team was ready to begin its Barnard performed the world's first heart transplant on Dec. 3, 1967. The surgeon a news conference the right side of the patient's own heart was normal but thai multiple heart attacks had practically destroyed the left Barnard said the patient's own heart was the worst he had ever seen and that the man had been bedridden with terminal heart failure before was very surprised to see how the action of the heart had he said of the effect of the He said there still could be problems of the body rejecting the new as in past but thai the added heart gives little DIES U retired general of the United Nations and former Burmese died yesterday in New York of NEW YORK Margaretta Rockefeller was in good con- dition Monday after undergoing her second operation for removal of a ous Her surgeon said her chances for survival were 90 per Dr. Jerome Urban removed Mrs. Rockefeller's right breast to excise a cancer the size of a pencil lead that he discovered during the first mastectomy five weeks Mrs. Rockefeller was expected to go home in four or five doctors greatly Vice designate Nelson A. Rockefeller told reporters Monday night after arriving at the hospital to have dinner with his Rockefeller said their two young boys Mark and Nelson home right now making Christmas presents for their Asked how they were reacting to the of their he long as I don't they don't When Ihe former New York governor came to Memorial Hospital about an hour after Ihe surgery was completed he looked tired and was 2'j hours before I so I've little but now I feel much he preliminary tests and indications from the doctors are that this is he Rockefeller said he telephoned First Lady Belly Ford from his wife's room after the operation at her Mrs. Ford underwent a mastectomy shortly before Mrs. Rockefeller's first Rockefeller said President Ford had telephoned him earlier he and his wife were deeply His wife was very The operation Monday was a simple removing Ihe The first operation was a radical taking the lymph nodes in the armpit as well as the Dr. Urban said he took just eight or 10 4ymph nodes this time to test them but preliminary indications were lhat they were He said he was 100 per cent sure we will not have lo operate The cancer removed was a primary growth a very early he not a secondary spread of the earlier He said he did not anticipate Mrs. Rockefeller would need X-ray Mrs. Rockefeller is expected to be released from the a part of the Cancer in four or five There's Much To Be Thankful For Tanaka Prepares To Resign TOKYO Prime Minister Kakuei beset by a soaring inflation rate and charges he misused his power for personal announced Tuesday that he will No successor was named immediately and it was not known when Tanaka would leave Standard practice is fdr the president of the ruling party to be prime but factional strife within the ruling Liberal Democratic parly caused disagreement over how to choose a replacement and the process was expected to lake several 56, summoned three executives of his ruling Liberal Democratic party to his home Tuesday and told them of his decision to He handed them a letter addressed to the party explaining his one of the most popular prime ministers when he first took office in July 1972, said he held himself responsible for current discord within Ihe Liberal Democratic His resignation had been Pressure for the move had been building since a reputable magazine published charges Oct. 10 that he had amassed a huge fortune by using his office and dubious per cent higher than In early sales normally are higher than the Sales during Nov. 1-10 were down 38.4 per cent from the year before to their second est mark In 15 with only Ihe 1970 period posting a smaller October sales were off 27.4 per cent from 1973 to their est levels in a blue collar workers and about white collar employes will be jobless because of industry layoffs next Henry Ford chairman of Ford Motor predicted the worst was yet to don't see any sign of it auto getting he said at an impromptu news conference got a period we've got to live but it can get I don't think it's bottomed out country's in a and we're in the auto maker think the leadership in Washington has to take some substantive I think the problem is that there's no con- sumer the only lop auto to favor a gasoline lax in- said revenues from the added levy are Inside Today Alexander charged Monday that a House committee whitewashed Its investigation into state regulation of the liquor industry page 2 New York Slate with fewer men and a smaller make far more arrests each year than their counterparts In Fifth In a series page 5 By UK Associated Press The dollar is Unemployment is Millions of people are by What is there to be thankful These are some of the things that some prominent Americans from different walks of life said they were grateful for as Thanksgiving i The Associated Press asked people in the labor several ottier fields what they round to be op- about in a time of general economic Here are some of their James J president of the New York Sock greatest we can be thankful that our nation remains at And while recognizing the problems created by Inflation and we should be thankful that more have be that shortages of many basic materials that we ex- a year ago have largely been Beverly opera star who recently underwent successful for a pelvic mat am I thankful for this That I'm alive with my family and that we're all in good that I'm working successfully in the field I always dreamed of being in and enjoying every minute of Rogers of the am thankful that with action to curb waste our country still has more than enough energy resources lo bridge the gap until we can develop effective new forms of And I am thankful that the American once they understand a have always shown the spirit todo what must be Quincy a former prisoner of war in North Vietnam who unsuccessfully ran for Congress in the November thankful I am for How thankful I am for the opportunities America Jerry president of the American Federation of County and Municipal are indeed difficult but we have seen and if our elected officials can respond to the clear-cut demand by the American people as expressed in the rece nt elections for a new sense of direction and to end the we can make it We can be ful for the spirit and good sense on the part of the Betty founder of the National for can be thankful that at last everyone's con- is really We are taking ourselves seriously and are being taken We have broken through on so many fronts and our voice is finally being heard I think women must Join now with all concerned to seek the new thinking and courage that is required in a national Frederic president of the Association of American are thankful for what seems to be a growing sympathy and understanding on the part of the public to mission and goals of higher education We are certainly grateful for the increasing support we are And we are thankful for the very strong evidence of a new seriousness of purpose among Dr. George professor of surgery at Temple University and president of the American Cancer cited the establishment of a network of detection clinics for breast results have been very promising at the clinics with 77 per cent of aB cancers detected in a stage before there Is any lymph node involvement and ore enhancing the cure Wendy Manhattan is actually 15 cents a pound cheaper this And I managed to buy five pounds of sugar just before the latest price The article prompted demands within his own party and four major opposition parties thai he step Tanaka's popularity dropped lo 17 per cent this month after the cian refrained from fully an- swering questions raised in the magazine story about his personal The investigative article in the Bungei magazine alleged Tanaka made a fortune from from questionable land and business His ambitious scheme to remodel the Japanese islands backfired when real estate prices soared beyond the reach of average home The Oil City council asks two mill Increase In real estate page 5 Weather Partly cloudy today with high in mid 20s to low 3fls. Clear and cold law in the Fair and warmer High in the mid 30s to near 40. Deaths Dr. Mrs. Rosa Mrs. Catherine 1107 North St. I Deaths on page 18)
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