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Beckley Post Herald Raleigh Register (Newspaper) - August 22, 1976, Beckley, West Virginia Weather becoming sunny today and highs in the Clear tonight with lows near probability of precipitation 10 per cent through details on Page 2 Beckley Post Herald 7 sections combined sunday Kation 104 pages inside today creative ecology watch Loren on ring Register 52 West sunday August 1976 30 cents aide eyes Delofes Carter seen As underdog up an aide believes Jimmy Carter will be the underdog in presidential debates because president Ford is experienced in the give and take of the House of and at least one observer of Carters presidential Campaign says the democratic nominee May have made a political mistake in agreeing to the debates but he bases his opinion on Carters performance in debates during the not a acknowledged last week there is a great Deal about the nation and the government with which in not familiar and that is Why he has had a Long series of briefings by sex Ford is an Ivy league lawyer who As House Republican Leader spent Many afternoons in the chamber in vigorous his knowledge of the issues grows out of a Quarte Century in the Federal including two years in the White its pretty obvious that much of president Fords career was in the House debating on the said Barry Carters television adviser Hes very that does not apply to the Gover we dont go into this debate As a Jagoda said during the Carter debated other presidential candidates about half a dozen to one observer he seemed less at ease than before an the Low key emotion that often Cap tured crowds seemed less effective in Jody Carters press Learned by television thursday night that Ford was go ing to propose a debate and read reporters a statement Carter originally planned to make Friday in Carter challenged Ford to a or series of on the choices facing the american Powell prefaced the statement by As you governor Carter has been on the record for some time As being in favor of about Carters Only statement since the end of the see Carter debates Page 2 to welcomes debates new feature beginning today in the combined edition of the Raleigh Register and Beckley Post Herald weekly Stock Market report and its on Page Kansas up the nations three major television networks say they will carry any debate Between president Ford and democratic challenger Jimmy we Welcome them and certainly will cover said Bill head of Abc under Section 315 we can cover them As a Bona fide news that Section concerns Federal communications commission rules giving equal time to minor we cannot arrange them ourselves because this would come under the equal time Cheehan the Only Way we can do it is if the league of women voters or some other group Spon sors which the league has offered to to have no say in the format and no control Over the debate Sheehan lbs issued a statement saying lbs Hopes and expects to bring such debates to the american a spokesman for Abc quoted network news executives As saying they had been tied up with Republican National convention coverage and no thought has been Given to formats or when they would do this they will have to talk to both candidates before they decide How to set this thing accused kidnapper is dead by John Anderson Register reporter Gary accused kidnapper and armed died saturday at in Charleston general Baer is believed to have shot himself in the head with a Caliper pistol during a High Speed Chase in Jackson county had been listed in critical condition and never regained consciousness during his week in the police believe a self inflicted gunshot wound to the right Temple was the cause of Baers the official cause of death will be determined by Irvin state medical sex the Man had been charged by Jackson county see kidnapper Page t Byrd wont on potential opponent by Alan Robinson associated press writer Robert Byrd said Satur Day he anticipates the state Republican party executive com Mittee will name an opponent to face him in the november general but who is running for his fourth six year Senate declined to say whether he thought Arch Moore would be his completing his second term As said Friday at a Charleston news conference that he would announce within several weeks whether he will launch a Campaign to oust Byrd from the no Republican filed for the gop nomination for Byrds seat in the May primary and the party has until 3 to name an of Moores name has been frequently mentioned in Specula Tion concerning the ballot since he was denied in his bid to run Lor a third term As Byrd said concerning a Moore 1 would continue to plow a straight Road if the governor would be my but right i just want to wait and see what i have an old saying i like to use in matters like this i dont like to Roll up my britches until i get to the and i dont want to speculate on any potential can Byrd told the associated press in a Telephone interview that should Moore be his he Doest expect to drastically change his Campaign i have always campaigned on my proven track and i will continue to do Byrd i have always been elected through the efforts of democrats and republicans alike and i would not expect that to change this a candidate for Senate majority Byrd said he anticipates a Lull fall of since he plans to venture into other states to Campaign for democratic Senate no bargain if youre Ever in Fayetteville and looking for temporary a theres always the heart break hotel which advertises by the above sign found in us but theres one find that each of its rooms Are without Japan the Navy aircraft Carrier Midway left Japan bound for korean in the Wake of the killing of two american officers by North korean guards the United states has begun a military Cut Down tree buildup As a precautionary the giant Carrier was accompanied by a escort Force consisting of four frigates and a guided missile action Korea South Korea up North Korea accused the United states saturday of committing a Large scale military provocation by sending a heavily armed Force into the Panmunjom truce Village to Cut Down the tree where two army officers were killed earlier this the accusation carried by the official North korean Central news Agency came As the 7th Fleet aircraft Carrier accompanied by a missile Cruiser and four was reported steam ing from Japan toward korean two squadrons of lighter bombers already have arrived in South the communist Agency said the action involved about 700 men and a creating a Terri ble War the in a report intended for the North korean Domestic ser said the United states hell Coper flew Over communist and accused the of trying to Start a new korean according to monitors in the attack wednesday came As a five Man work escorted by and South korean Security tried to prune a tree in the demilitarized zone near pan Mun 35 Miles North of North korean guards tried to Block the according to the United nations then at tacked with pikes and Hack ing to death Arthur of and 1st Mark of Early the headed by army Richard sent a work group into the truce Village and Cut Down the according to the korean Central news Agency monitored in More than 300 military including troops in full combat trim were sent into the truce it said they were backed up by Over 400 armed per a creating a terrible War army officers reported no incidents along the Border Satur in some High school students held two separate they burned the effigy of North korean president Kim ii Sung and demanded his immediate punish Vincnt As an axe the South korean National Assembly National defense and foreign affairs committee heard reports from government officials and then adopted a five Point statement demanding speedy retaliation against North t inflation Hast changed crafts festival or any of the other accommodations usually offered in that the Fayette county jail and like the sign if you cant spend the dont commit the Register photo by Michael Emmett by Michael Emmett Register reporter the 12th annual appalachian arts crafts festival is very much like the Days of when paddlers and peasants crowded Market places whilst sounds of music and smells of food filled the this years which will close today at 6 at the Raleigh county armory civic has a total of 78 along with several singing and dancing its a grand said paltry of each year it seems to get better and in really enjoying John stack of who visited the armory saturday his wife and two its a great show and theres plenty to see i especially find Ferrell wire tree Craft but aside from the festivals intriguing has inflation pestered the purchasers pocketbooks not according to Tom and Helan and of 111 Roberts 1 believe the inflation at this years festival is pretty much in line with the pre sent Duy body recovered Wrightsville the body of Steve one of two youths who drowned while swimming was recovered Satur a spokesman for the Ogden Rescue squad said the body washed ashore at Low tide on Mason Boro the body of Gregory was recovered thurs Day night after being spotted at Low tide by Rescue workers said the youths were caught in Swift currents and washed Over a jetty while Swimm ing in an area without arts ident in tolled White Sulphur a John Mahood of Bluefield was installed saturday As president of the West Virginia medical other new officers were Joseph Smith of president elect Robert Hess of vice president and Kenneth Macdonald of treasurer re the association concluded its convention saturday at the Byrd addresses convention Princeton Robert d says Many americans Are becoming satisfied with the mediocre and Are no longer striving for Byrd told members of the state convention of Moose clubs Here saturday that he is becoming alarmed about the tendency on the part of some americans to accept who is seeking his fourth team As a senator this called on americans to rekindle the demand for excellence that has characterized our nation throughout its Byrd average is not Good we live in an age of increased and no nation can remain Strong and ascendant in the world unless it comes across with the Byrd cited inflated grades in the nations schools and shoddy production work As examples of the temptation to be willing to accept less than the seeks registered voters Fairview democratic candidate James Manchin says he will join with Secretary of state his Republican general election in a non partisan Effort to Register All of West Virginias eligible speaking saturday at a Community meeting at Punkin Center in Marion said it is deplorable that eligible West virginians have not registered to citing Mccartney voter registration Manchin we should make the greatest Effort of All in this Bicentennial year to Register our when so Many West virginians arc not it is a detriment to our Way of this one Factor decays the roots of our democracy More than any other single Factor in our society but All in its a pretty Nice show and there seems to be More exhibits than any of the other previous Hayes i know because Ive been to pm craftsman Marie Lou Weekley of who does Hearth said she is impressed with the show and most of the visitors think the prices she charges for her brooms Are Leslie Mason of Downers who does soft my prices Are the same As i charged last but my supplies and overhead were Mason explained that Wood costs an essential element to her Craft has tripled in the past year and next in going to have to charge Jackie masons Helper from Illinois one girl did ask me about the Cost and Why it was so but really i have noticed that most prices in general Are higher Here than in Couhig said the reason for this is that there is More festivals and Competition in the Chicago urea to drive prices Violet stump of crab who does my see festival Page 2 teenagers killed Summersville two teenagers were killed Early Satur Day in a two car Accident on Webster according to the Summersville police the identified As Jeffrey Bearrup summer and William died when the car in which they were Riding and a car driven by Keith Rader and Bartley were dead on arrival at a Summersville Starcher was taken to the Summersville Hospital and later transferred to a Charleston Hospital where he was treated and Bridge to reopen Williamstown the Ohio River Bridge connecting the Down town sections of who Ianstown and is scheduled to be reopened the spun has been closed since Early Spring for traffic has used the interstate 77 Bridge on the out skirts of the two

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