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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - April 29, 1966, Bennington, Vermont 2-id�?Tnnington Banner Friday april 29, 1968 around Vermont Mallary names subcommittees j Montpelier up a a five member legislative Council subcommittee has been named to study institutions legislation referred to the Council by the special legislature. Vermont House speaker Richard Mallary appointed the following sen. George Hayes a Franklin rep. Sanborn Partridge a Proctor rep. Edward conc in a Windsor rep. William Hollister a Burlington and former democratic rep. George Kingston of Northfield. The institutions subcommittee will study county and town jails the probation and parole system in the state and the rehabilitation of offenders. Mallary also named a five member legislation Council subcommittee to study Highway issues assigned the Council by the legislature. Named were sen. John o Briend South Burlington sen. Ellery Purdy a Rutland sen. Stoyan Chr Stowe a Windham rep. Stephen Marti a Barre. The Highway subcommittee will study the proposed construction of ski Access roads in Vermont and also the proposed uniform motor vehicle code. Windham plans teach in sunday Putney up a speakers representing critical and positive views on current . Policy in Viet Nam Are scheduled to speak sunday at a student a teach in on Viet Nam Quot at Windham College. Edward Thomas president of the student government association said this week the teach in was not being staged As a protest against the War a but Only to shed some More Light on the situation and get varied opinions from speakers include Russell Johnson peace Secretary of the american friends service committee John Mcdermott editor of a Viet report Quot Luther Allen professor of history at american International College Springfield mass. Thomas Hayden an officer of the students for a democratic society and Edward Gottlieb Secretary of the War resisters league of new York. Hoff asked to Call Dairy meeting Montpelier up a the Board of directors of the Northern farms cooperative has asked gov. Philip h. Roff to Call a meeting of All Dairy cooperatives in the state for the purpose of exploring ways of improving Dairy Farmers income. The Board said fear of anti Trust prosecution is one of the factors presently preventing a free discussion of milk pricing and marketing. A spokesman for the Board said this fear might be eased if the meeting is held at the request of the governor. Education conference ailed Montpelier up a state education commissioner Richard Gibboney has called for a teachers advisory conference on state education. Or. Gibboney said the meeting May 5 at the state House would provide information for planning and setting priorities for future development of educational programs. Larrow to hear Lases tuesday Woodstock up a Robert Harrow of Burlington the state s newest Superior court judge will preside Over his first cases when the Windsor county court reconvenes Here tuesday. Harrow a 1952 democratic gubernatorial candidate was appointed to the Bench last week by gov. Philip h. Hoff. Larrow replaces chief judge Natt Divoll or. Of Rockingham who resigned his position effective saturday. Over in Mew York a evil Weed discussed Troy a students and faculty at Hudson Valley Community College with the Public invited today heard or. Ronald g. Vincent associate chief thoracic surgery Roswell Park memorial Institute in Buffalo discuss a tobacco and its health according to College president James j. Fitzgibbons or. Vincent will be the third speaker in a special Community College sponsored a life and health symposium designed to provide students with practical and vital information relating to issues and problems confronting today s College student which demand mature judgment and decision making that will affect his Well being for the rest of his professional career. Superhighway to dross county Albany a a $13 million four to six Lane superhighway will Cross Southern Rensselaer county according to an outline Given thursday by the state dept of Public works. The Highway will extend from the Couse Corners area to the Berkshire Spur of the thruway and for most of its length will run parallel and 200 Yards West of . 9. Eventually the expressway interstate 90, will be extended from Patroon Island Bridge now under construction on the Rensselaer county Side of the Hudson River to . 4 at the Couse Corners Section. Hans will be completed by 1968 and the Highway a must be operational before 1972, according to the departments timetable. Art Institute planned Troy a a special summer arts Institute will be offered at Hudson Valley Community College july 5-aug. 15, it was announced today by College president James j. Fitzgibbons. Using the theme a summer in the Hudson Valley a the new arts Institute will focus contemporary interest upon the unique past of the Tri City Community through academic study of the arts. The president also announced that professor s. Charles de Matteo of the Community colleges Liberal arts department has been named director of the Summers arts six week program which will offer individual workshops in Art music and theater. Down in Berkshire Hospital i nil ration shunned Adams a official reaction in Adams thursday to a suggestion that . Plunkett Hospital ultimately become part of North Adams Hospital came from a spokesman for the Board of trustees he said a this is a going Hospital accredited and its going to continue in trustees will discuss a Survey made by w Brugler of Chestnut Hill monday who suggests that they explore the possibility of uniting. Radio enthusiasts to meet North Adams a an estimated 200 citizen band radio enthusiasts from six northeastern states including All of new England except Maine and Rhode Island but including new y Ork and new Jersey will meet for an All Day conference at Mccann school sunday. Plans Call for workshops in the morning a dinner and general conference meeting. This is the Semi annual meet of the Tri state citizen band. Grocery closes sales tax blamed Pittsfield a another Small grocer Here Peter Hajjar proprietor of a Market on North Street is closing his store and blames the new sales tax in Large measure for prompting his decision. The store has been open 17 years. Rosy future predicted for new englander soviet luxury liner the new soviet liner Alexander Puskin steams along the St. Lawrence River As it Heads towards Montreal Harbor wednesday on its Maiden voyage to Canada. The 19,860-ton luxury liner with Only 36 passengers aboard left Leningrad april 13 and made Calls to Helsinki London and Quebec. Up fac official testifies Small operations keep electrical rates High Washington up a a Federal Power commission pc official says electrical rates in new England Are higher than the rest of the nation partly because of the Many individual Utility companies. F. Stuart Brown chief of the of pc a Bureau of Power told a House appropriations subcommittee in testimony made Public today that this a dissection a plus the inaccessibility of eco nomic fuel resources were the Basic reasons for the higher rates in the Region. But recent trends toward the merger of smaller companies a Are positive indications of moving away from so Many Small operations a Brown said. At the same time he said a there has a in an increased interest on the part of utilities to retire some of the Small units which Are More expensive to of simple switch May solve gemini bucking problem space Center Houston up a installation of an inexpensive switch in future spaceships should help prevent the bucking and weaving that brought an Early end to the gemini 8 Mission of Nell Armstrong and David Scott. But Charles Mathews gemini program manager admits engineers a were not Able to pinpoint the exact cause of the trouble. Mathews said the trouble resulted in a control Jet thruster no. 8�?sticking open. This in turn caused the Craft to Roll almost a full revolution every second. The thruster stuck open minutes after gemini 8 linked up with an unmanned Agena satellite 185 Miles above Earth. Armstrong and Scott landed the spaceship in the Western Pacific Ocean after Only to hours and 42 minutes of a trip which was to have lasted three Days. The new switch has already been installed on the gemini 9 spaceship scheduled for Blastoff May 17. It will enable pilots to Stop electrical flow Quot upstream and downstream from the Power source to the thrusters themselves Mathews said. Automakers face More questioning Washington us a disenchanted congressmen Are considering further questioning of an Auto Industry official accused by one House member of lying about Detroit a spending on style changes. Chairman Harley o. Staggers ,va., of the House Commerce committee said thursday he would consult committee members about recalling John s. Bugas vice president of Ford motor co., for More testimony. Rep. Torbert h. Macdonald d-mass., charged that Bugas told an testified automakers spending figures on car restyling were Trade secret s. Bugas said at the time he w As willing to disclose that Ford spent about $138 million last year on making cars safer but the amount spent on face lifting its products could not be revealed. Macdonald incensed at the refusal returned wednesday with testimony from some old Senate subcommittee hearings. It showed a Ford witness freely revealed company in o d e f change spending was then $350 million a year. According to those records the Industry total topped $1 billion annually. Macdonald asserted wednesday he does t a believe this monopolistic Industry should hold themselves above either state Law or Federal Law in withholding information. He called the relatively Small amount spent by Ford on safety an a absolute asked How much the switch Cost Mathews said a it costs Only a Small gemini 9 astronauts Thomas Stafford and Eugene Cernan Are scheduled to Fly much the same kind of Mission originally planned for gemini 8�?three Days in space to link up with an Agena rocket and to Send the Copilot Cernan on a 2/2 hour space walk. Erate and require More operators and Are less Brown said new England was a looking Forward to atomic Energy rather strongly As a basis for improving the Cost of Only a passing reference was made in the testimony to the Dickey Lincoln school project in Maine which has been promoted As a potential major source of Power. To Date Congress has appropriated funds Only for planning of the $300 million facility. Questioned by rep. Edward p. Boland d-mass., about the project Brown said studies showed the Benefit Cost ratio estimated for Dickey Lincoln to be Only 1,86 to i based on steam electric units now being constructed by utilities in new England. He said this would drop to 1.6 to i if Power values were based on a combination of Utility constructed nuclear and pumped storage projects a isling costs that May be realized in the future for such developments. Opinions differ on cause of massive Power failure a a untruth when he tuesday that the Washington up a a Federal aviation Agency Faa official testified before a congressional committee that the massive Power failure last nov. 9 a still is a mystery to the Northeast Power companies affected. The testimony of Oscar Bakke Faa Eastern regional director was in direct contradiction to that Given the same House appropriations subcommittee by f. Stuart Brown chief of the Federal Power commissions pc Bureau of Power. Brown said the blackout that hit the Northeast from Ontario Canada to new York City a was due to the unfortunate action of some relays on the Beck hydroelectric station transmission lines which served to unload the lines unexpectedly and As a result something like 1,700 megawatts of Power suddenly were thrust across the Niagara River into the . he referred to the Adam Beck generating station of the Ontario Hydro electric commission at Queenston ont., where the source of the failure was traced. The contradictory testimony of the two officials was contained in the text of hearings made Public today. Bakke said it was his understanding that a there was a serious miscalculation of the reverse flow of Power from the new York area out into other areas in which shutdowns had occurred and that this simply represented a substantial miscalculation on the part of the designers of the Grid a was a matter of fact a he added a most of those who operate within that system today insist that that Power blackout simply should not and could not have occurred. A i think it still is a mystery to the Power companies themselves in the Northeast As to How that failure came Brown on the other hand in reply to questions said the pc had found rather conclusively that it was a technical failure. Both officials Are involved in the continuing study by the pc and other Federal agencies on the Power failure and its implications regarding the nation s Power Supply As a whole. The pc thursday released an interim report on the investigation and said it hoped to meet the december deadline for its report to the president. The report said Many utilities throughout the country were reexamining their systems in Light of the Northeast blackout but contained Little new information on the investigation to Date. Boston up a the new England Council looked into a Crystal Ball and liked what it saw. The Council sponsored a seminar thursday on the regions future. One prediction was that the average new englander s salary will be $5,000 by the year 2000. Regional salaries now average $2,200. Speakers warned that much planning needs to be done to make the future As Rosy As it new rights Bill goes to Congress Washington up a president Johnson a Long anticipated civil rights Bill went to Capitol Hill thursday. Its stiff open housing provisions raised congressional eyebrows. The Bill asked Congress to outlaw racial discrimination in the Sale and rental of housing and contained other measures to protect civil rights workers assure fair jury selection and enforce school integration. Johnson said in an accompanying message it was time to declare that housing discrimination is a a denial of Justice and a threat to the development of our growing Urban the fair housing Section was expected to meet unaccustomed civil rights opposition from some Urban Northern congressmen. Their support was Strong on integration legislation mostly affecting schools Public facilities and voting in the South but their Home districts will be affected by fair housing. Other congressional news Truman sen. Joseph m. Montoya d-n.m., submitted a Resolution to Honor former president Harry s Truman on his 82nd birthday May 8. The Bennington Banner telephones business. .442-6300 newsroom. .442-2800 advertising. .442-2684 the Bennington Banner is pub shed Dally except sunday and Legal Holl rays at 425 main St., Bennington vt., 15201 by the Banner punishing corporation. Members of United press International which is entitled exclusively to use lbs Reub Catlon of All local news printed in this newspaper As Well As All up news dispatches. Home delivery by Carrier and motor delivery Ioc Phi Day subscription rates by mall for 50-mlle radius and All Vermont 3 months $6.30, 6 months $11.70 i year $22.50 elsewhere in the . 3 months $7.00 6 months $13.00 i year $25.00 second class postage paid at Bennington it. 05201 happiness is a a a 9 great channels on the Cable Why Don t you sign up for the Cable now dial 2-9395 better to inc. Of Bennington 317 main Street seems. Massachusetts alone will have to find 50,000 new jobs each year from now until the Century ends. The occasion was the presentation of a 500-Page report on the regions Economy prepared by Arthur d. Little corp. Of Cambridge for the . Army corps of engineers. Among the projections a new England which now has More than la million residents will have 19 million by 2000. A its residents now make an average of $250 More per person than americans who live elsewhere. By 1999, new England a advantage will Rise to $750 More than the average american. A textiles will see a steady growth particularly As obsolescent factories Are replaced new England s share of the National leather Industry will remain relatively stable chemical and Allied products will grow six fold new England a output of rubber and plastics will shoot up six fold electrical machinery will remain Strong. A new England a service industries which already have a head Start on the nation will a increase in importance As a major source of the study indicated the number of new englander living in cities will jump to 84 per cent from the present 76. In Massachusetts alone the population Rise will Force the building of 2.3 million new Homes in the next 34 years. 9 x 12 fiber rugs Green Blue beige $ 19 95 $2down weekly furniture co. Main St., Bennington it. Dial 442-5346 remember you get double triple a a so Blue Stamps every wednesday % at grand Union entire no minimum Purchase necessary everything for fish rods with reel children s rods $5.95 to .98 up yes. We be got baskets boots lures line Etc. Stop Down today arts variety store open 6 a m. La p m 7 Days a week build your heritage Home exactly where you want to and still save Money you la have a Quality custom built Home on your lot at substantial savings. Build from your plans or ours or a combination of both. 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