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Bradford Era (Newspaper) - October 31, 1970, Bradford, Pennsylvania A round the Here show Broderick and Shapp stand on issues facing electorate careful final words of caution. One to parents about safety and one to youngsters who May get carried away. To you parents tonight is a big night for the youngsters. As outlined in its Friday take every precaution for their safety. If they Are Small go along with them or have larger responsible youngsters at least with them. Remind them to be careful. Darting into streets especially in dark costumes with sight modified by masks can be dangerous. Its in the name of keeping the safety record of All our youngsters too per cent makes this request in the Public interest. Meanwhile authorities will tolerate no rough stuff and the few who sometimes go a bit too far on halloween will find Little sympathy. Fortunately for the vast majority halloween is a night of Good clean fun. Let s keep it that Way. A republicans Are a indulging in innuendo falsehood and smear to instill fear in the but Raymond j. Broderick his Republican opponent denies it is a smear Campaign although a a in be been called liar irresponsible and i wont enumerate them the two men slugging it out for Pennsylvania a no. I Job Philadelphia apr made the comments in separate Milton Shapp the democratic interviews with the associated candidate for governor says the i press. Editors with three Days to go before the election Democrat Milton Shapp and Republican Raymond Broderick remained in a bitter nip and tuck Battle for governor. Here is How they stand on the issues facing the electorate. By Lee Linder Here Are the replies to questions asked both gubernatorial candidates. Replies to questions q. Is there a financial mess in Harrisburg today. Is the state on the verge of bankruptcy Shapp yes. Just As mismanagement and manipulation drove the once prosperous Penn Central Railroad into bankruptcy court the political manipulations and mismanagement of the Shafer Broderick administration has put the Commonwealth into a financial mess unrivalled in the nation. The state now is spending Money at such a rate that expenditures will exceed income by the end of this fiscal year by some $400 to $500 million. Broderick no it is not on the verge of bankruptcy. We Are operating under what is known As Stop Gap legislation which simply Means that the general Assembly last Spring simply refused to balance the budget. They did appropriate $1.1 billion to alternate the state government up until the end of february. No monies have been appropriated for March april i May and june. There is almost $700 million in anticipated revenues that have not been appropriated and theoretically has been set aside for that period. Of course if the state continues i to spend at the rate the figures indicate they have been spending Over the past months they will and Are building up a deficit. Financial situation q. Gov. Shafer says the financial situation can be solved by either adopting a Broad based tax on income or slashing programs like education and welfare. Is he right or wrong i Shapp he is wrong. This As Sumes there is no waste in the current state budget. Even his lieutenant governor Ray Broderick says the administration of which he is a part has been extremely lax in tax collections has padded the payroll to Hie tune of some 17,000 employees. And has failed to Cut out duplication of programs. Cuts can be made in current spending without jeopardizing current services and without curbing needed continued on Page 14 election next tuesday is election Day on both sides of die state line with Many important contests i n both Pennsylvania and new York state. Election in the Keystone state starts at 7 . And runs till 8 . In new York the polls Are open from 6 . To 9 . As always wednesdays Era will carry election results pictures and so on. Meanwhile starting at 8 30 ., tuesday web will air special election newscasts on the hour and half hour with other election material and music in Between. Are you registered be sure to vote cleaner just having noticed a few cracks and some a Quot dirty on some driveways around we found this item interesting. Driveways Asphalt or Concrete can be cleaned with a new liquid cleaner we Are told. Scrubbed on with a Brush it removes grease stains Oil and dirt. It is also suitable As a grease remover when cleaning barbeque grills gasoline engines and tools. San Cara we have had Many queries and comments lately about Oid bottles with san Cara More or less starting the subject. To All those who have written we say thank you. County commissioner Russell j. Weston writes that san Cara was a soft drink bottled in it. Jewett right after the turn of the Century. It was apparently invented by a it. Jewett doctor named Vanslycke. Known As Quot nature s health drink Quot it contained among other ingredients Russ says Licorie wild Cherry end Sassafras Root. He adds the drink was bottled for Many years but never attained enough of a desirable Market. There were situations such As food and drug Law restrictions and the mild laxative Quality of the drink which called for certain Labelling. Russ came into Possession of the formula when he bought the Mountain top beverage Plant in 1946. There were some of the old bottles at the Plant but it is doubted if there Are any now Russ firm never bottled san Cara because of a the difficulty in mild mild with occasional rain today highs in Middle 50s. Mild with variable cloudiness tonight and sunday and Chance of showers Low tonight in Low 50s, High sunday near 60. Die Era weekend football today at 1 30 . Pitt is 7 55 . Otto Eldred is. Central Christian a sunday at 1 00 san Diego is. Cleveland. Dial 1490 radio. Your dependable news medium vol. 94, no. 27 second class postage paid at Bradford a. 16701 Bradford pa., saturday morning october 31, 1970 published Dally except sunday at 43 main St. By Carrier so week by mail $24.00 year Ioc a copy bid is awarded to build phase ii of 219 bypass Harrisburg special to the Era a the bid for construction of phase ii of the new four Lane Bradford bypass of route 219�? rom Elm St. To some 400 feet Northeast of Mill and Williams been awarded the Pennsylvania department of transportation Penn Dot reported Friday. A spokesman for the department said that while the Job has been awarded a it will take a few Days to execute the Low bidder on the project and recipient of the award at $4,-722,489.50 is a combination of two firms Central Pennsylvania Quarry stripping and construction co., Hazleton and Reed and Kuhn inc., Elysburg. Awarding of the Job for the second phase of .93 of a mile comes As construction of phase 1�?1.7 Miles from South Bradford crossroad to Elm nears an expected december conclusion. The Penn Dot spokesman in Harrisburg said that a some Structure work on phase ii May be made during this Winter that anticipation of notice to proceed is a immediate a and that the Job is expected to take three construction seasons. I meanwhile an area engineering expert pointed out that Given Ideal weather it would be possible to build the second phase in less time. In fact at a speech by Victor w. Anckaitis Secretary of Penn Dot in Johnstown at the route 219 annual meeting on sept. 18, he said of end of violence is stressed by Nixon hearing slated on Case plan to erect addition w. R. Case amp sons cutlery co., through Carl e. Swanson agent has petitioned for permission to erect an addition to its main building. Joseph f. Roslinski City zoning officer said Friday that the zoning Board of adjustment will hold a hearing at 7 . Wednesday at City Hall to consider a request for a variance needed to meet requirements allowing for construction of an addition w thin three feet of the rear property line located on Russell blvd. The City official reported that the concern plans to demolish an old building at the location and construct a new Concrete Block Structure which would be of an irregular shape but about 38 by 80 feet in size and would be attached to the present Industrial building. I Lesella weekend special Peppermint a lick 99c per Box. O great pumpkin a this is the night of hobgoblins and spooks and Small people who cry Quot trick or Tommy Maholic who has been waiting at 122 Minard run with pumpkins and mask also demonstrates the Knack of putting them All together. Era photo by w. Forres Stewart halloween a Here its time to be Gay tonight the lord of death i Mem rated saints and martyrs Calls together the souls of All of the Church the wicked who have died during the past year. Well that s what the lovable old druids once and history or legend gives them credit for initiating the Day of Samon. We Call it halloween today. But the order of druids founded in 1781, is still with us. And annually they meet in believed Oak Groves to practice their magic. The ancients of the cult supposedly possessed superhuman and supernatural Wisdom. They could bring about in others conditions of sleep illness even death. Anyway that Sall behind us. Halloween is now a time for pranks costumes Jack of Irish mythology tells us the Day of Samon was one of the four High holidays of that religious cult and an event still practice in parts of the world parties Quot wherever the United ancient lantern amp a a Seiy and pities. Order of druids congregates. It was not until the 7th Cen it a a of the great Tion took on a More Christian significance. It was then declared All hallows eve and com and if you re looking for us tonight Well be in the Field with Charley Brown waiting for Kin. Anaheim Calif. A president Nixon said Friday night a ifs time to draw the line against violent demonstrators of the sort that threw rocks and bottles at him and his motorcade in san Jose Calif. Thursday night. Addressing a Republican rally Here Nixon called on the nations voters to reject candidates who have condoned or excused violence or failed to speak up against it. The president said he could assure his listeners that Republican candidates seeking House and Senate seats in next tuesdays election have not been guilty of a a permissiveness toward either violent demonstrations or crime. Broadcast live in California the Nixon speech was aired nationally on television on a delayed basis with the Republican National committee picking up the Tab. The presidents decision to transform what supposedly would have been a routine speech to a California audience was prompted by the violence of some 1,000 Antiwar protesters who attacked him and his cavalcade after similar partisan appearance in the san Francisco Bay area City of san Jose. A it was a violent demonstration a said Nixon adding that rocks bottles and bricks were thrown bus windows broken and some members of his party injured. None of the injuries was serious. As he has repeatedly done in Campaign appearances this year Nixon said that television news programs showing a the violent few May have Given Many people the false impression that the violent ones represent a majority of Young people. A my friends i have Good news for you a he said. A i can Tell you that the Radical few. Are not the majority of american youth today and they will not be the leaders of America the Anaheim convention Center audience let out a Roar and leaped to its feet a reaction typical of Nixon crowds everywhere when he has used this line. Notice effective monday nov. 2, the single copy and newsstand Price of the Bradford Era will be 15 cents. The weekly Home a delivered charge will be 75 cents. These changes in Price Are necessitated by eve increasing costs of materials supplies and production of newspapers. National airlines Jet is hijacked to Cuba Miami apr a Miami to san Francisco National airlines Jet with 46 passengers aboard was diverted to Cuba Friday night. A no details Are available a said National spokesman Bob Malella but Chi. Carl Greenwood is the Pilot and this is his third Matell said flight 43 had been scheduled to make stops at Tampa new Orleans and Houston. About 8,000 Republican partisans filled the convention Center for Nixon a appearance. Only a few dozen demonstrators some opposing the Vietnam War and others urging military Victory a paraded on a sidewalk outside. The Security measures in effect at the building were designed to make certain that no vocal Nixon critics could gain entry. A White House spokesman said after Nixon spoke that the president would return to the subject of violent demonstrations and perhaps Deal with it More extensively at a Campaign appearance saturday at sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix. Nixon will spend the Day stumping through Ain Zona new Mexico Nevada and Utah. Press Secretary Ronald l. Ziegler said no unusual Security measures were being employed at Anaheim. A there is no need for increased Security now a he said. Heavy Security for Nixon a Public appearances has been routine for Many months. Construction of the second phase of the Bradford bypass Quot again it will take about two years to Complete or the third phase from the Mill Williams area to the new York state line has been described by Secretary Anckaitis As a in final design and the plans Are about 40 per cent Complete. There Are no particular problems and we expect to let the project for construction Early in 1972.�?� at the same Johnstown meeting the state official said of 219 South of South Bradford a the 2.2 Miles Between Custer City and South Bradford Are approved and funded by the transportation commission. A it is this Short Section that the department will expedite As soon As funds Are available for my Mem Mumm in inspired owls Stop East 14-6 an inspired Bradford area High school owls football team Defeated the 1969 Pennsylvania state no. I team the Erie East 14-6, bore Friday night. Behind 6-0 As the result of a 90-Yard run by Woody Thompson in the second period the owls came Back in the fourth period to score two touchdowns and a two Point conversion to turn the tide. The owls Frist touchdown was an option pass play from Dave Zias to Jack Craven and to Jerry Spindler in the end zone to tie the game at 6-6 As the conversion kick failed. With 42 seconds left the owls recovered a Fumble. Four plays later Bradford hit dirt with Tom mealy going Over from the five for the winning to. The two Point conversion was added by Jack Craven. Letting because of its program with the first phase of the four Lane 219 Bradford bypass rapidly nearing completion the City was informed this tuesday by District Engineer Bruce Spee Gle of Clearfield that the department will a a sign . Designate both directions of Section one of the bypass As route 219 later this fall. Earlier or. Speegle noting impending finish of work on this first phase had told the Era that when ready it would be open to traffic in both the North and South lanes at the discretion of the Driver but that present streets wih 219 designations would remain that Way pending improvement of the intersection at Elm and Davis. City manager Robert w. Gehrig then contacted or. Speegle regarding a a signing of the new bypass Section in both North and South Lane this fall. Or. Speegle agreed with one stipulation a if any major difficulties Are encountered at the intersection of Elm and Davis sts., the route southbound will be returned to the original route South ave. This would be a temporary move if made at All pending completion of the Elm Davis intersection. Northbound traffic meanwhile would use the 219 bypass instead of Congress St., which has been a temporary northbound 219 truck route the past few years in the Wake of northbound truck accidents on South ave. Some years ago. Floods take heavy toll in South yet game details on Page 6. I Mumm us. May step into pm and Law sessions hmm my in this Era a special services to be held in number of churches sunday. P. 3 crave concern voiced about increasing number of Cis killed by drug abuse in Vietnam. Page 2 Stock Market prices Rise after falling slightly in slow trading after news of pm blackout. Page 3 Hunters to expect moderate to heavy rain As Small game season opens today in state. Page 7 11 Bcchus seniors will be playing their final Scholastic Grid game of season today. Page 13 Detroit a the chief of the Federal governments mediation and conciliation service said Friday his department would step into contract negotiations Between general motors corp. And the United Auto workers unless the Tempo picks up. Saigon apr North vietnamese troops launched their fiercest assaults on . Positions in Mare than three months Friday but the worst floods in sax years in South Vietnam claimed a higher death toll. While . Forces fought Back attacks in the Central Highlands and the Saigon area american troops in the Northern sector of the country turned to mercy missions evacuating thousands of vietnamese from flooded villages. The third tropical storm in two weeks brought heavy Rains curtailed Allied operations to one of the lowest Levels of the War and made Allied forces More vulnerable to attacks and ambushes. Thousands were homeless in the area extending from Danang too Miles South to Quang Ngai City eight vietnamese drowned in a Village near Chu lad and four . Marines were believed drowned when their jeep was swept off Highway i South of there. North vietnamese forces attacking under the cover of dark Ness and clouded skies that limited american air support struck a . Artillery base 16 Miles Southwest of Plesku in the Central Highlands and an armoured column in night bivouac 28 Miles North of Saigon. Four americans and three South vietnamese were killed and 27 americans and 12 North vietnamese wounded in the two attacks. North vietnamese mortars and rocket propelled grenades hit some american artillery and armoured personnel carriers in the fighting North of Saigon. Field reports said damage Overall was Light. . Air farce Headquarters said South vietnamese pilots flew More air strikes than americans the past week for the first time since 1965. South vietnamese flew 330 sorties or individual flights to 293 by the americans. The increase in South vietnamese Aerial activity and More ground operations by the South vietnamese army reflect the Vietnam nation of the War. This Calls for the South vietnamese to take Over the fighting. Expressing the Nixon administrations a tremendous interest a j. Curtis counts said he had been dissatisfied with Progress thus far in efforts to end the 47-Day-old strike that has idled More than 400,000 pm workers in the United states Ion. And Canada. France criticizes . Mideast plan United nations by. Apr France criticized Friday the american peace initiative in the Middle East already under attack by the soviet in Bridge comics. 5 la crossword editorial. .13. 8 hospitals radio log .14 la stocks women counts statement came at a news conference shortly after the two sides gave the first indications they have decided to begin serious give and take bargaining on economic issues. Pm and the Law jointly announced a news blackout and establishment of a special top level subcommittee a to undertake intensive probing of their differences. Imposition of such blackouts in the past has indicated settlement was nearing. Counts said he was a a enthusiastic the subcommittee had been set up and would meet through the week end but he added a a done to let me mislead you to think settlement is just around the French ambassador Jacques Kosciusko Morzet told the . General Assembly the a Basic error in the 90-Day israeli egyptian cease fire standstill was its Lack of guarantee by All the big four Powers or the . Security Council. In a Brief appearance before tile 127-nation Assembly thursday night soviet Deputy foreign minister Jacob a. Malik accused the United states of trying to substitute its own peace plan for the one endorsed by tile Security Council in november 1967. Kosciusko Morzet said that France supported the american initiative a fragile though its base seemed a when originally informed of it. He noted that France did so because it made possible the Arab israeli peace talks under the direction of Gunnar v. Jarring the . Special envoy. The talks were broken off almost As soon As they began aug. 25 when Israel raised charges that Egypt violated the 90 Day standstill by advancing soviet missile Sites into the Suez canal zone. He said that neither the big four Powers the Security Council nor the United nations As a whole Ever had to take cognizance of the cease fire standstill due to expire nov. 5. A there lies the Basic error a he added. A a cease fire a halt of military preparations under the guarantee of tile four acting within the framework of the Security Council would have had a completely different Good insurance since i he the Smith Agency a 362-5503

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