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Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - March 10, 1974, Ada, OklahomaAda Oklahoma sunday March 10, 1974 the Ada sunday news pages Hospital May have to close Anadarko okla. The Only Hospital in Anadarko May have to shut its doors soon if one of its two remaining staff physicians resigned today As expected. Obviously having Only one staff physician would create occupancy problems especially with medicare regulations As they Hospital adminis Trator Clyde Mcnutt said Fri Day. It would make it virtually impossible to two staff physicians have re signed in recent weeks in pro test Over pending Indian anti discrimination action by the u. S. Justice department. Another was sidelined by heart surgery and a fourth physician s Resig nation is anticipated this week Mcnutt said. The troubles began in february when the Justice depart ment agreed to withhold its suit providing the Hospital agree to be placed under supervision for two years. Hospital Board members tentatively agreed to sign the but the two physicians resigned in protest. Justice department officials then consented to a 60-Day de Lay and agreed to re Check hos Pital records. Mcnutt said the Justice officials have never thoroughly investigated the Hospital s record and said the Hospital has never been notified of the specific accusations against it. Mcnutt blamed the okla homa civil rights commission for initiating the action saying the commission found instances of discrimination against indians after Kangaroo court the Justice department has done no research at our Hospi Tal to defend Mcnutt said. A their efforts have been aimed at bringing about charges. They have never been willing to listen to we Don t like the idea of signing a consent decree when we Haven t done anything for which we should be Anadarko citizens have approved a million Bond Issue to construct a new 50-bed Hospi Tal but Mcnutt said bids will be postponed indefinitely. If we can t operate our old Hospital under these Circum stances we could t operate a new Hospital he said. We will be fortunate to sur Vive with what we have much less even think about a new Omega womb most wants watch 114 e. Main 332-0457 i r . Langston gets support from regents head Stillwater okla. The chairman of the state re gents for Oklahoma state University and colleges said Friday that Langston univer sity does not need to be taken from the regents control. I do not feel this Board in any sense has been derelict in representing Langston or giving the school the representation in Armon Bost said. Best was referring to state ments made by or. E. T. Dun Lap state Chancellor for higher education in which Dunlap pro posed removing Langston from the control of the regents. The state regents for higher education sent a report to the civil rights division of the u. S. Justice department suggest ing the change and said it would upgrade the school for it to have its own Board. I do not appreciate the term Langston presi Dent William e. Sims said. We think we have a Quality in space shuttle of the future a this is lockup of America s space shuttle of the future which was assembled it Rockwell International. A blend of air plane and spacecraft the shuttle is expected to begin hauling cargo from Earth into orbit and Back again in 1979. Raw sewage plagues of Bay san Francisco a meeting. With the City crippled by the Alioto made his declaration strike of municipal employees and raw sewage flowing into its famous Bay mayor Joseph Alioto has declared a state of emergency to prompt week end negotiations. The mayor s office said the first meeting Between Union representatives and the Board of supervisors was scheduled for today. But Victor Theusen spokesman for the 20-member rank and file negotiating com Mittee denied knowledge of a late Friday after Union leaders rejected his proposed Settle ment of the two Day walkout which has paralysed municipal transportation hospitals and other services. I have signed this proclamation to pave the Way for week end meetings around the clock to Settle this labor he said. In effect the proclamation suspends City charter sections to allow the Board of super students submit mock Bill outlawing streaking visors to negotiate directly with but labor Council Secretary representatives of the four John Crowley said the strike striking unions. J we re willing to said Union spokesman Avery Carter. The mayor s rejected propos Al included a five per cent across the Board Cost of living increase for City workers at an estimated Cost of Mil lion and a dental plan to be phased in Over three years. Alioto a democratic Candi Date for governor also asked that transit Hospital and sew age treatment be re instituted. By the associated Frew a mock Bill to make Streak ing a rather Small been Given a Tongue in Cheek proposal by a member of the Oklahoma inter collegiate legislature meeting Lere Friday. Rep. Ron merchant of Tulsa Junior College introduced the Bill into the twice a year mock legislature. Merchant s measure included these definitions streaking to be defined As a person or persons running nude or partially dressed on or about campuses and grounds or with in a two Block radius of any state accredited school provided persons do not re main stationary but move about in a gambling and fro Licking manner at a rate of at least six feet per minute. Provided gambling and frolicking be done during a time not to exceed one hour be fore nor one hour after either Sunrise or Sunset. An exception to this time limitation shall be in effect on the last saturday of each month from the months from february to october at which time streaking May take place at any hour All other conditions having been properly met. Persons accused or convicted of streaking shall at All reference to their crime whether actual or alleged be referred to As either the streaked or which Ever shall be deemed most appropriate by the speaker. A Streaker would be subject to a Fine not to exceed pay Able by Check Cash or Money order either to the officer or mailed to court clerk As with traffic the Young legislators also turned their at Tention to More serious mat ters. They introduced three pieces of legislation calling for the impeachment of president Nixon pointing out in each Case that the proceedings were needed to establish guilt or innocence and get the watergate Issue out of the Washington picture. A House concurrent Resolution introduced by Robert Veach of Central state univer sity called for setting up a sys tem of Par time mental health guidance Counselor in High schools. It cited a rising rate of Juve Nile delinquency drug usage venereal disease High school dropouts and Ever increasing cases of mental and physical dirty faced children still beg in Saigon action of the City workers will j times when being referred to in continue in full until an Equi table settlement can be City employees receive wages averaging about a month ranging from for clerks to for probation super visors. The strike by the service employees International Union brought the shutdown of san the prehistoric Roc a flight less Bird living in Southern Madagascar stood nine to 10 feet in height and weighed up to 968 pounds. Son of Ada couple decorated by Usan pharmacy it has been proven that True discount prescription prices originate at Gibson a Dan Clemons if we Are not filling your prescriptions you re paying too 332-4755 Wylanta tablets or liquid antacid 100 tablets or 12 Al. Or. Regular your Choice 97 Staze denture adhesive with a patrol 4-oz. Regular 77 sin Tab for Relief of sinus headache and congestion 30 tablets regular graduate registered pharmacists Dan Clemons Ruth Sutton open 9-9 monday thru saturday 12-6 sunday . Air Force capt. Richard l. Francis son of mrs. L. F. Mayhue route 1, has received eight medals including the Silver Star the nation s third highest combat award for service in Southeast Asia. Capt. Francis captured and imprisoned june 27, 1972, when his f-4 phantom was downed Over North Vietnam also received the distinguished Fly ing Cross four awards of the air medal and two Pur ple hearts. The 30-year-old officer a prisoner of the North Vietnam Ese until March 28, 1973, earned the Silver Star for gallantry on the Day of his capture when he and his aircraft commander led a flight of f-4s through a barrage of surface to air mis Siles and intense antiaircraft fire on a Mission deep into ene my territory. He received the dec for his action during a similar strike on june 6, 1972, when although critically Low on fuel he elected to help fight off an attack by enemy interceptors rather than i head for his Home base. The air medals were for missions he flew from april to june 27, 1972, with the 432nd tactical reconnaissance Wing adorn Royal thai fab Thailand. He was awarded the purple hearts for wounds he received during his capture and imprisonment. Capt. Francis was presented the awards recently at sey Mour Johnson fab s.c., where he is a weapon system officer with tactical air command s 4th tactical fighter Wing. Severe weather watch reported Oklahoma City the National weather service issued a severe thunderstorm watch saturday for portions of Northwest Oklahoma the okla Francisco s three sewage treat homa Panhandle most of the ment plans by Texas Panhandle and a portion of South Central Kansas. The weather service said the threat of a few severe Thunder storms with Large Hail and damaging winds would exist in 1 the area from noon until 5 p. M. Saturday. Saigon a they wait on Saigon s seedy streets their conical hats or cups out stretched for a few plasters that will tide them through the Day. They Are an Odd collection pathetic entire families i crippled War veterans the mentally retarded begging displaying dirty faced Raggedy clothed children to win the sympathy of the Rich foreigners and vietnamese. Some have been on the same downtown Corner for years generally taking up positions where Many americans pass. Many because they can t do anything else crippled blinded or unemployed because of poor health. But among them Are some con artists begging out of Lazi Ness. Accustomed to City life they Don t want to leave for a Job in the country even if one is available. They normally pose a 1961 graduate of College High school in Bartlesville okla., he earned a . De Gree in journalism in 1965 from Oklahoma state University where he became a member of Delta Chi. He was commissioned in 1966 upon completion of officer training school Lackland fab Tex. His wife Betty is the Daugh Ter of or. And mrs. Don g. Meisner Tulsa. Capt. And mrs. Francis have two children Gavin and Ryan. Bryan s Corner drug guaranteed repair work Alt makes and models Winner of Ford s highest dealer award Ken Bradly motor co. Making friends thru Over u years serving Ada peof1e Dick Cowart Piti mar. Fred Bunyard or. As cripples or carry shabby children borrowed somewhere to fake a poignant scene. The beggars ply their Trade along the City s sidewalks at markets pagodas in front of the roman Catholic Cathedral before and after the sunday masses. Government officials Esti mate there Are about beggars All across South Viet Nam. There is no firm figure. The government runs about 40 Homes for the poor and Home less. They Are Given about 20 cents Worth of food a Day far below Normal standards and some clothing. The officials say that due to limited funds the government s care Only reaches those in the Homes about 20 per cent of the total number. Begging though illegal is thus tacitly accepted. Night clinic pharmacy 100 e. 13th 124704 a Bank or a building sure we have one of the finest banking facilities in the Southwest. A Beautiful building covered in Colorado White Marble. It s an architectural Gem both inside and out. Sure we use some of the most modern computerized bookkeeping methods on All of our accounts and try our dead level Best to keep abreast of All the new innovations and changes in the banking Industry. Sure we have an All weather covered parking garage with an enclosed Entrance to the main banking facility to provide free parking for our customers and we have a motor Bank with drive up and walk up tellers that also stay open on Satur Day mornings. And since that Humble beginning in 1903, we be enjoyed a steady increasing growth to total assets in excess of thirty million dollars. All of these things did t just happen by Accident. They happened because of Well thought out planning and diligent hard work on our part and your Faith in us. Your Faith in our stability to place checking accounts and savings accounts with us. Money that has allowed us to extend credit to our custom ers for consumer use and business expansion that services our Community. Yes we know that even with our modern equipment and fantastically Beautiful building we need you the customer because without you we re not a Bank. Only a building a full service Bank serving Ada and Community since 1903 member of

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