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Albert Lea Sunday Tribune (Newspaper) - April 21, 1974, Albert Lea, Minnesota Ii w�7 _ a Agency by Cwm and j. Maloy Tribune wow Nown Bureau Washington j Here is a Roundup of significant news item gathered in the nations capital by our Washington Burem free Enterprise America is Aholt to end its three year Experiment with peace time economic controls and whether this will trigger a new round of skyrocketing prices defends largely on you the consumer. Legislate authority for wage Pete curbs is scheduled to expire april 30. Both the Nixon administration and Congress Are saying Quot Good in Anticis on of the demise of the legislation the administration has been gradually de controlling major segments of the Economy. Today we Are virtually Hack to the classical free Enterprise system. When wage Price controls were dropped at the end of drinking age to 18 has resulted it a More teen age traffic deaths according to a study by the Institute for Highway safety. Some 24 states have lowered the drinking age in recent years. The study showed teenage Driver deaths went up in those mates hut not As much As some had predicted. Researchers found that for each 100,000 teenage Drivers in a state there were 2.6 to 3.3 More fatal crashes than would have been expected if the drinking age had not been lowered. Job Sai Fly a new report by the . Department of labor shows Why some com panics have been trying to today in history today a highlight in history on this Date in 753 b.c., tradition has it that Rome was world War ii inflation surged founded b Romulus la per cent during the following year. Whether that kind of assault on your pocketbook will on this Date in 1509, Henry Viii became King of England on the death be repeated depends on How 0f Ncnary in hard Consumers resist Price in ls32j he Hawk increases which business and Jan War began along the upper Industry will try to impose in Mississippi. The coming months. In our free Market system tellers can charge As much As hey think the customer is willing to pay and if the customer refuses to buy Sellers must reduce prices or be stuck with unsold products. For a Long time the american housewife had a reputation As a careful shopper who hunted for bargains and forced merchants to be highly competitive. During the affluence of the past decade the housewife got careless about shopping but she re Learned her lesson last year when Farmers and grocers began playing games with food prices. When food prices got out of hand she reduced her purchases and began buying less expensive items. Last fall with food prices up 2 per cent the Dollar volume of grocery stores Rose Only 12 per cent demonstrating the housewife was Able to Cut . Grocers got stuck with a lot of High priced meat which they which Cost them Money. The tame thing is happening again this Spring grocers have been forced to lower prices on meat because housewives Arentt buying. If this kind of Market savvy is exhibited across the Board by Consumers it will exert a discipline on prices of the kind which has always characterized the free Enterprise system. Economists and politicians will be watching to see whether Consumers Cope with shortages and too High prices by doing without by cutting Down and by looking hard at their personal priorities. Drinking Drivers the trend toward reducing the Legal in 1836, texans led by Gen. Sam Houston Defeated a mexican Force in the Battle of san Jacinto. In 1898, the United states recognized the Independence of Cuba. In 1954, . Air Force planes began flying French troops from France to Indochina to bolster the French bastion at Dick Bien Phu. In 1966, surgeons in Houston tex., made the first implant of an artificial heart in a human. In 1967, the greek army seized control of the government in Athens and set up military Rule. Ten years ago. A 17-nation disarmament conference at Geneva was informed officially that the United states and the soviet Union had agreed to Cut production of materials for making nuclear weapons. Five years ago. Police and demonstrators clashed in Londonderry in Northern Ireland As British troops moved to protect key installations. One year ago. The United nations Security Council passed a Resolution condemning Israel for an attack in Lebanon. The ., the soviet Union China and Guinea abstained from voting. Today a birthdays Queen Elizabeth of Britain is 48 years old. Actor Anthony Quinn is 59. Thought for today most people would succeed in Small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Ameri can poet 1807-1882. It Only takes 8.3 minutes for Light to travel to the Earth from the Sun and 1.28 seconds from the Moon. Weaken the two year old occupational safety and health Law. That Law set Tough new Job safety rules and put a Small army of inspectors into the Field to enforce the rules. The report showed there have been 130,407 inspections of workplaces resulting in 85,175 citations involving 434,259 safety violations resulting in fines of More than $11 million. Railroad safety Federal rules prohibit airline pilots from drinking before going to work and the National transportation safety Board thinks the same Rule should be applied to Railroad engineers. In its report on a Southern Pacific or freight train crash which killed two last year in Indio calif., the Board said it discovered the crash was caused by the train being operated Quot at excessive Speed by an Engineer under the influence of most railroads have rules prohibiting train Crews from drinking for a specified period before reporting for work. But the Board said the Federal Railroad administration should make such rules mandatory. Tax deductions churchgoers can Stop worrying that Congress is about to pass a Law which would repeal tax exemptions for contributions to religious organizations. Various denominations had Leon alerting their members that a Bill introduced by rep. In John Heinz a Liberal Pennsylvania Republican would remove the tax break Given for Money put in the Church collection plate. Its All a misunderstanding Heinz explained. He simply introduced a measure to end All tax Breaks As a method of forcing Congress to consider which deductions should be retained and which should be ended. He never intended to end the tax break for Church donations and anyway his Bill has quietly died in committee. College students a new census Bureau report Sheds Light on the occupational Fields most popular with today a crop of College students. The report shows 14 per cent of americans nine million College students Are enrolled in business or Commerce Fields 13 per cent in education 12 per cent in social sciences and eight per cent in health Fields. New talking trash can proves a minor Success by Howard Ulman associated press writer Brookville . A he talks he sings he makes slightly risque suggestions and he swallows garbage. He a Arthur the talking trash can. His inventor thinks a kind word from Arthur encourages people to fill him with garbage rather than dump it where it does t belong. Arthur is the brainchild of Charles Hamad 24, of Danbury conn., a graduate student in psychology at . Post College and or. Jeff Corey an associate psychology professor and Hamady a thesis adviser. Arthurs voice is a tape cassette activated when trash is stuffed into the 45-gallon can. Hamad said he has five different tapes for Arthur. Several say Quot thank you a one plays music and another makes random noises. And then there is what Hamad Calls the Quot a rated tape a Hamad says its Quot kind of corny but says things like meet me up in your room in to minutes with a whip and a prune but Hamad says a simple Quot thank you seems to work Best. Arthur is a Standard plastic trash can. There is a face painted on the lid with Blond hair Blue eyes and yellow Teeth. The Teeth surround a plastic Mouth attached by a hinge through which garbage is deposited. When the Mouth is pushed the cassette is activated. Hamad says he placed Arthur in a College dining Hall for about four hours one Day. For the first hour the cassette was turned off and Only arthur0&Quot Gart t1gc in for the next three hours the cassette was turned on and Quot a few Hundred people used a thur Hamad said. Hearts plan to return donations san Francisco apr Randolph Hearst has decided to return donations made by sympathizers during the to weeks since his daughter Patricia was kidnapped the general manager of the san Francisco examiner says. Wells Smith said contributions made anonymously would be donated to Charity. Quot or. Hearst made the decision to return the Money several Days before the last communique from his daughter a said Smith. Quot the hearts have received some Werc in the neighbourhood of $80,000.�?� among those who have written the hearts Are parents whose children have been kidnapped or died. Some poor and disabled have sent a few dollars to the wealthy hearts. School children have sent allowance Money As a gesture of sympathy. But Hamad says Arthur has been used Only for about 15 hours and More data is needed to confirm his theory that people Ore More Likely to use trash cans if the can talks and to determine whether the Novelty will Wear off. A basically its an example of behaviour modification its merely a mild form of Reward a Corey said. Hamad says some students have had trouble coping with Arthur the Gabby garbage co Lector. Quot one person had keys in his hand and he thought it was a regular garbage can a Hamad said. Quot he was sort of taken Aback by the response the can gave him. He dropped his keys in it and we had to take the whole thing apart to get his keys .�?� Albert Lea Tribune sandfly. April 21, 1174 a j diamonds Are forever Cari decorating mid mints for ill occasions in. Pod Norm Pimm 3732754 now open the velvet touch Massage parlor the Arctic Circle drive la it w. Main St phone 373-1177 featuring on 12 . To i . 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