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Corpus Christi Caller-Times, The (Newspaper) - October 10, 1970, Corpus Christi, Texas 2a Corpus Christ caller times sat oct 10 197 Etc proposes factual Price rules on cars Washington a the Federal Trade commis Sion Friday proposed rules aimed at eliminating deceptive Wheeling and dealing Over automobile sales the initial response of Auto dealers was generally cordial to millions of Consumers buying a new car is one of the biggest purchases of their lives said Etc chair Man Miles w Kirk Patrick the need for More Complete pricing information becomes very in it portent unit Etc proposals would a formula intended to verify that the sticker placement is offering i its brains Washington a the space Agency has started a placement service for employees its hard to kind of sur plus store for brains a prospective employer can take his pick from such people As former test Pilot with 29 years experience in technical management and administration chemist who managed More than 40 research studies Young artist with almost 10 years experience in presenta Tion and exhibits who has illustrated childrens books and Magazine stories we Are pioneering practice by every aspect of this As far i know says James r mile who Heads the employment a distance Center of the National aeronautics and space administration cutback forced in August forced by a Mone shortage and cutbacks in it programs the space Agency cd its Headquarters employment Rolls by some 200 people til majority Are professionals scientists and engineers earn ing in the a Yea Range these Are not just engineers in the sense that they would i Only into development centers says Miles these Are people who Are versatile and compe tent they Are managers this has been great for Nasa but employers who Senc managers Over Here to find peo ple learn that our managers would be candidates for their jobs to get around this problem the placement Center uses senior engineers to talk to prospective employers we speak therlan Guage says Miles resumes offered like any placement Agency the Nasa group sends out re Sumes to prospective employ ers there is no charge to space Agency personnel Here we Are in the seat of government and everything we do is highly visible Miles says we have the total support of Nasa they have gone to All ends to make support available prices on cars represent the Price dealers Are Selling at the proposal would eliminate the use of inflated Price tags to mislead buyers into thinking they Are getting a bargain that any claims of Price reductions be supported by a statement of How the Deal ers costs have been reduced accordingly All of a buyers costs in the advertised Price Pius forbidding dealers from luring customers into a show room with advertisements which fail to include preparation and other costs a Price for a Standard car while por rating another loaded with options formula opposed the Only outright opposition t the proposals from the National automobile dealers association concerned the specific proposed formula for determining whether sticker prices Are accurate and on that Point the Etc noted in its announcement tha it welcomes alternative proposals the Etc formula would select Here in lowest Price charged among the highest third of the prices charged by a dealer if the Low est Dice were More than 3 per cent below the sticker Price the sticker Price would be consid ered deceptive said the Etc the Nada said a More complicated taking nto account factors like the sea onal nature of prices and the higher demand and thus higher rices for More popular models be worked out principle accented the Nada did not oppose the nin Ciple of establishing some sort of formula to keep sticker prices intimate the Assoc a Ori said it heartily e proposed requirement to tie advertised retail Price cuts qual reductions for dealers the Nada said it also sup1 Orts the other proposals on advertising the nations top three Auto motors Ford and immediate comment on the Etc pro1 Powals the commission set a bearing i on the proposals for mid Anu 1 Ary ears Landing Chute is Given flight test Washington w the the rate of almost 3000 feet a space Agency launched a 3052second same 27 times the Pound payload to an Altitude of 57 Miles from Wallops Island a Friday in a test of a Para Chute being developed to land instruments on Mars a single stage Castor rocket Speed of sound on radio command from the ground a specially designed disk Gapland Parachute 55 feet in diameter opened to lower the test instruments and cameras to the water the heavy Aero Shell 4jv ainu v w Tutti to Clcil released separately plunged supplemented by two smaller recruit rockets hurled the separate in p i u n g e d heavy payload to a height of 45 t Ocean 70 South Miles from which it coasted 12 East of the launch site Miles higher when the payload had scented to a height of 44 Miles a conical afoot diameter met Alan fabric Aero Sileli popped open like a parasol to simulate the flattened nose Cone of a helicopter from Wallops re covered the cameras Parachute Leand test instruments divers from the uses Range recover or picked up the Aero Shell the National aeronautics and space administration said preliminary data indicated the flight set the Senate Bank rules Bill sent House Washington a the Senate Friday passed the Compromise version of a Bill aimed at those who hide illegal transactions behind the secrecy of foreign Bank accounts in Switzerland or other countries the measure also would ban distribution of unsolicited credit cards and give persons the right to Correct inaccurate information in credit files these two additional provisions were tacked onto the Bank measure As Senate riders and accepted by the House conferees sen William Proxmire Dis chief sponsor of the legislation caled it a Tri ple play for the american consumer Senate passage sent the Bill to the House Nixon is i to identify censor servicemen qualify o serve on juries Austin in atty Gen Rawford Martin said Friday servicemen May qua by to serve1 n juries if they have met the requirements of the Texas elec on code and show their intent make Texas their Home Martins opinion was request by criminal dist atty ted Utler of san Antonio new York times news Washington president Nixon has been asked to Dis close the name of the nation chief censor a private citizen now on standby duty who would assume office in a National emergency the censors name has been secret part of the government contingency plan for keeping military secrets out of the press n wartime the request was made in a Etter to the president from Samuel j Archibald washing ton representative of the univer sity of Missouri Freedom of information Center Archibald formerly was staff director of the House subcommittee on Freedom of information Archibald asked the president to lift the Security restrictions and disclose the identity of the Man who is designed As the standby director of the office of censorship the names of 26 executive reservists who would adminis ter the program have been made Public these persons would include government officials and academicians who would be mobilized into Mana Gerial positions if an emergency justifies the imposition of government censorship in a democratic society Archibald wrote the members of that society have a right to know the identity of Tai censors Archibald said he had Learned unofficially that the chief Censo is a former newsman who is now a lobbyist for a Large corporation he said the lobbyist was promoting the interests of a single company which out in the information business and has since branched into musical instruments toy making wok publishing sports promo Tion and Many other activities in an interview Archibald said he was absolutely certain former Weatherman gained to new Post key Biscayne Fla up or Robert m White former chief of the us weather Bureau was named by president Lixon Friday to be acting dept y administrator of the new National oceanic and atmospheric administration White 46 will receive year the Florida White House Aid in announcing the appoint ment of the censors identity but he declined to name the censor be cause he said the administration should make the disclosure and because the disclosure of secret information might be a violation of the espionage Laws an official of the office of emergency preparedness which is responsible for main Taining the standby censorship program was unable to explain the reasons for keeping the Cen sors identity secret that is classified because there was an executive decision that it should be he said there is a Lon classified history of Why it should be Classi fied the Issue brought to Light an extensive but Little known plan for press censorship that in Ludes not telling the american people that they Are under nuclear attack unless the govern ment approves telling the Situa Tion the plan is an outgrowth of censorship set up in world War ii and was Las revised in 1963 it would go int operation when the president decreed a National emergency which he May do on his own authority without con Gressional approval Canning pears med size r5 jumbo size Abbu 1 90 All sizes pumpkins priced to sell Texas Sweet onions 50 sack oranges 20 in sack Vine Ripe 10lbi tomatoes Calallen fruit Market j b Clark hdqts12373 Leopard Hwy 9 this Side of underpass 2418563 Sears convenience saturday night october 10 any merchandise including Catalon orders May be purchased on Sears deferred easy payment plan your monthly payments begin february 1971

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