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Bee, The (Newspaper) - December 19, 1970, Danville, VirginiaHospital closings suggested Washington a a Florida congressman says the department of health Educa Tion and welfare has recommended closing eight Public health hospitals and 30 clinics treating mostly merchant sea men and coast guardsmen a spokesman in hews Public health service declined com ment on the statement released Friday by democratic rep Paul Rogers time when this nation is in a desperate health crisis i find it unbelievable that the administration Mould add to the problem by closing health facilities Rogers said we need More hospitals and More health personnel not less Rogers said he has president Nixon urging him not to close the facilities opened in 1798 for merchant seamen the 38 facilities treated 535000 patients last year the Congress Man said Rogers has urged the Hospi tals and clinics be expanded to provide care for a broader leg ment of the population he is sponsoring a Bill encouraging expansion of the Public health service so hew could assign medical personnel to areas with limited facilities or no manpower at one time there were 30 of the specialized hospitals but the number has been reduced gradually a government commis Sion recommended in 1955 that All be closed an attempt was made to shut Down five in 1965 but Only in Detroit and Savannah were closed Rogers said the hospitals has recommended closing ure in san Francisco new or leans Boston Seattle Norfolk via Staten Island by Galveston Tex and Baltimore the clinics Are in Mobile Ala san Diego and san Pedro Jacksonville Miami and Latampa Fla Atlanta and Saga Chicago Honolu Portland Maine Detroit St Louis Buffalo by and York City Cincinnati and Cleveland Portland Ore Philadel phia Pittsburgh san Juan or Charleston so Mem Phis Houston and port Tex and Washington do Maddox stalk i out of pick caveat show lifes like that new York a gov Lester Maddox of Georgia termed himself a segregationist Friday stalked angrily out of the Dick Cavett television show Over the use of the word bigot to describe his 1 supporters the eruption came after an other guest Black actor former pro football Star Jim Brown asked Maddox if he had enc Ouri tired any trouble with the White bigots because of All the things you did for Blacks a commercial break inter i vented before the governor could answer when the show re Smedi Cavett picket up the question but phrased it or Brown was asking whether any of your White admirers Maddox angrily termed this 1 another example of How words Are twisted against me and demanded an apology to the peo pie of Georgia Cavett conceded he had inadvertently confused his words and mid if i called any of you admirers bigots who Are not bigots i apologize f refusing to accept this the governor walked out during an ensuing break Cavett Rah after him in the Street but the Gover nor refused to return earlier in the show Maddox 1 had said i am a segregationist by that i mean a who has enough racial Pride and wants to preserve it a racist is one who does care the University notre Dame was founded in South Bend ind in 1842 a Day at the office oll1e ha5 to have a place he can interstate Highway measure gains approval of House Washington a atty Gen John n Mitchell the Justice department going to Lake the offensive against All types of polluters 1 can safely predict intensified action in the whole Environ mental Quality area Mitchell said Friday at his first news conference in five months the statement was coupled with the announcement that the department is filing a suit against Jones Laughlin steel corp the nations third largest for discharging cyanide into the Cuya hoga River near Cleveland the action followed word that Aramco steel corp would be charged with dumping cyanide into the Houston ship canal the Aramco Case in the hous ten area and the Jones laugh Lin Case in the Cleveland area i believe Point to a new and stronger direction in Antip Ollu Tion litigation Mitchell said i can assure you that it foreshadows More of the same he said on top of that Mitchell also disclosed another suit filed against the Burdett oxygen co of Cleveland for discharging waste Lime slurry into the Cuya Washington a a Bill authorizing nearly billion for two More years of interstate Highway construction has cleared the House As the lame Duck Congress attempts to unfreeze its Calendar before Christ Mas in a flurry of action Friday the Senate sent to president Nixon a Compromise Bill to regulate outside activities of one Bank holding companies and sent to the House a Compromise housing Bill the House meanwhile appeared to have shelved the administrations school desegregation legislation the Highway Bill approved 319 to 11 and sent to the Senate would extend the deadline from 1974 to june 30 1976 for finish ing the 42500mile interstate system at an additional Cost of billion the Compromise measure earmarks billion for other Federal spending on primary and secondary Road systems and arterial roads in cities of More than 50000 popu lation a variety of pro Grams the ban Bill which attracted attention when Bankers political was accused of attempting congressmen by donating to their election campaigns would for the first time regulate More than 900 companies controlling about 40 per cent of All commercial Bank deposits according to the Treasury department companies would have 10 years to carry out divestitures under the Eye of the Federal re serve Board the measure also authorizes minting of 150 million Silver Dol Lars bearing the likeness1 of the late president Dwight d Eisen Hower and additional Eisen Hower dollars made of a cop Peran Nickel composition the House is expected to act quickly on the Senate passed housing Bill which contains an Urban growth policy Section opposed by the administration Senate sponsors predicted Nixon would sign the measure however because it continues National housing programs including the Cha mortgage loan authority which expires dec 31 the measure would increase Federal spending for new towns As part of a Broad attack on the problems of Urban growth and broaden Urban renewal to cover obsolete sections of inner cities the desegregation measure High on Nixon priority list appeared doomed after parliamentary tactics brought the House to a standstill and sponsors withdrew it the Bill would provide Federal funds to help school districts off set the costs of desegregation opponents contended it was too costly might Lead to increased busing of students arid came up too late in the session which must close Jan 3 just one City in Hawaii has More than 100000 people ready Oserve roast Turkey breast 810 in cd a All White 95 meat place your order now dial 7930311 also homemade restaurant dedication of the Chapel Danville Goodwill industries 304 North main St 20th or Edward Brewer executive director of Goodwill industries of Roanoke and or James Mcghee Woodberry Hills Baptist Church presiding open to the Public think funerals Cost too much in recent years its become fashionable and profitable to criticize the funeral directing profession and in particular to claim that funeral prices Are exorbitant several writers Havo produced Best Selling books of such criticism with Little or no information to Back up their arguments to find out the truth about funeral prices visit your funeral director tour his selection room and inspect his prices for yourself youll find that those moneymaking critics have misrepresented the this message is sponsored by Swicegood funeral 564 Woit main 7925611 attorney general promises action against polluters the attorney general said tin creation of the1 Environ mental Protection Agency a kind of ant pollution Federal watchdog foretold increased in amt in the Field by Bis depart ment Kpa is headed by former asst atty Gen William d Luckel Shuo whom Mitchell has encouraged to generate pol Lution cases for the Justice department to prosecute Mitchell said hell have a close working relationship with his former subordinate who will submit his cases to a newly created pollution Section within the Justice department Washington a to such nostalgic Favori serenaded the arriving Dent and mrs Nixon gave the acts As Dickens christinas a half hour before Frost a highlight social event of the col and the famous new Yorkie cared but each kissed the the Bee Donville pc Sotu iday dec 19 1970 j White House Yule show features David Frost Chisum Asserson at the White House a warm program featuring British actor and television Star David Frost Sun reply to a Lille Girj when their appear Virginia there is a Claus Santa Jancic was ended the president said Frost his own tree River Forest 111 Martin Hall 14 is the Only kid on the Block with a tree presented to him by the slate he went out for a ride some time ago and saw an old tree standing in an area which would soon become a toll Plaza he wrote a letter to the Gover nor pleading for the Trees life and offering his front Yard As a new Home for it a reply from the stale toll Highway authority said that the old tree which was dying had to be up rooted but tile authority would like to present him with another tree a truck drove up to his Home and deposited an 8foot High red Leaf Maple the president appeared Dei Nixon not Only turned the lighted at his Choice for Wulc of the perform spotlight Over to the popular Christmas social event Nixon Ance because with Nixon s Kielp said the East room had seen i he recruited live or six Wash Many memorable events bulling on celebrities for his show Frost provided an evening that the Nixon left after passing will be very hard to equal through a slow paced chatty and performer during an hour Long Christmas evening at the White House show in the East Koom Friday night but helped recruit some frosts interview recruit some officials for i Nixon added an Impromptu Friendly receiving line show special attraction the Little i was absolutely knocked posts interview show special attraction the Little 1 was absolutely knocked out Many of the 100 guests Frost of the a time personal and political ran Nal Lonal 30 evening at the executive Man inti i i Young girls aged 818 not onlysion longtime friends and key administration appointees of Nixon who danced and had a late Buffet featuring what Nixon called appropriate liquid refreshments and Champagne Nixon was in a Jovial mood and Frost quipped Christmas has come to the White Hoyse Santa Claus came Down the Chimney and met Walter Hickl on his Way out backed up by the army Cho rus and the jazz pianist and musical director from his show Billy Taylor Frost provided some historic Christmas read Ings from Little known early1 for All your insurance needs Auto boat homeowners and Accident and health Call pet Bro inc financing available dial 7930778 rear of Fitzgerald Apt fret parking then he was Captain Thomas m Comie or Usan piloting a Sabre Jet now Hes Thomas m Collie or executive Vic president and cashier at Schoolfield Bank and Trust company 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