Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Aug 18 1955, Page 20

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 18, 1955, Florence, South Carolina8-b the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Thu slav Moit Nung August Picans Are seeking new Economy san Juan. P. A. Aug. 17 this Commonwealth Island is Lak Ina firm Steps toward changing j from an agricultural Economy to i in Industrial Economy. I Covern meet leaders see in in a to realization the answer to Pner-1 Lii co s severe unemployment i v cd averages 100.000 and flue of with the sugar and co flip f ens. Ghoul 20 000 workers arc i to inc Labouring Force each r. Of labor n Sierra Berdecia said that in addition a Neil 200.000 workers Aie added to the unemployed this Means that Only about half of puerto Rico s total labor Force of 650.000 has steady work. The Island s total population is about 2 i million. The administration of Luis Mimozo Marin has established the economic development adminis Talion. Known Here As of Menlo to lure industries to puerto Rico. Of Menlo stresses that it seeks expanding industries rather than industries which close their plants in inc United slates with the Inten-1 lion of reopening in puerto Flicop to take advantage of tax conces Sions. of slate Roberto san Chez Vilella. 42-year-old acting governor in the absence of Munoz paid of Menlo conducts its Campaign on this very High he said puerto Rico did not want new Industry Al the expense of the United Stales. Such a said Sanchez would in time Riefel for industries which expand with new plants in 11m Island. Puerto Rico offers a Large labor Market comparatively Low wages and exemption from Federal taxes. In addition the government of fers local lax exemption for a 10 year period Long term Loans and the lease of Industrial space at Low Rales. In the last four years 42s now plants Large and Small opened in puerto Rico. Of these. 325 have survived. The loss of the other 100 is attributed to Normal Industrial the new plants which represent Many of inc Large name Brand firms familiar in inc United states have provided 2g.ooo now jobs. In a speech last May before Hie new York sales executive club Teodoro Moscoso. Administrator of k inc flu. Said puerto Rico s manufacturing income quadrupled in in last years. Lie Saki per Capila annual in a lie also quadrupled and now _ one Quarter of the u. S. Average. The government s aim said mus Rosu. Is to have 90 per cell of All families with an annual income of ?2.000 or More by 1d60 through . J wages in puerto Hico average 54 cents an hour and Range irom 224 cents in the Home needlework Industry to 75 cents in Large industries. Wages Are established by committees of the u. S. Department of labor and the Commonwealth government on an Industry by in j Dusty basis. Beside the creation of new jobs by expanding industries puerto Hico s unemployment situation has been helped by the migration of workers to the United states an estimated 300.000 since 1916, and i the temporary migration of tract farm labourers. These contract workers Are Tak in to agricultural districts in inc United states where they Are guaranteed at least 13 Weens employ ment. They Are paid the prevailing wages of the Region in which they work and cannot be contracted for unless there is a shortage of Dent labor in Rhal Region. Last year 14.000 puerto Hijmans work try in the uni cd Stales under contract and then returned to their j Homes. Ive Jeff on Long trip Omaha. Acc 17 no i milk jets Mcva. Inn lip nun in Ai Lin in. Nol ii ill. Or i air f no Iii Limp Kir the said was 10 hums Jim Iii in v Thi ids. Nailiu i d to the 271 h Lancil at a r a Nice in time or Luis i. Taken of irom stir fab near London at 8 a a. London time. The Nummi Inpil he Oil. Rirl Iai re was of Salt Lake hah. Sac sink Oman said Mich Pip sir Liy kc07 from la., and Over air. Ma--.-. The co prod by Jet 1.8-10 Milf. Rom Tokyo to aus Iralia last May in 12 hours. Loin Uili s. The was a i civil if a Kirin of i i son nil lion urcisa1. Deploy Nicot. He spokes inn said m said pro Iio is in i Lin Elci Fri slain f lights inc Lodi d it of Ima Hopr 20, 1s.s3. Savings these Are words often used to describe products in All kinds of advertising. After Reading this and you la Ogrea that the Hollywood word colossal should also be used to adequately describe the tremendous savings at Edens Kyj i i " sw1ft Premium red Cap enriched 25-lb. Bag Astor Reg. Or drip limit 2 with Oiler food purchases giant again fresh Home Moid fac Sage 16-oz. Loaves Chuck sausage steaks Fatback u. S. Good heavy Western Swift s whole hog fresh pure pork 35 .49 u. S. Cool heavy Western sirloin Cululi and full Cut round thick dry suit u. S. Good heavy Western Grain fed beef v. S. Too hound now. S. Soon extra shoulder roast. 43 ground Chuck 49 v. S. Good lean 1 s. Coli brisket stewing been. 4s Stew beet. Z3 v. S. Thong Boneless or Short 3i minute steaks 89 s Van to Hanff style to nil 2_49e_ Aslar a fish v m i Nice hot. Pound m package we ___2 29 of Niter milk fail veal shoulder chop 39 tender rent rib sirloin chop 69 p s Cal. Delicious Ujj red grapes 2 ibs35c onions 3 lbs. 14c g c yams 3 lbs. 29c s old fashioned Cheddar cheese 39 cooking apples 2lm.25c California fancy pm nov nyc red i Kihm Knox in be. 10 99 turnip or Coria re greens 2 pos. 29c 1 am Olsi .nsiii.nf. La. Prioli pkg. 59 Standard pack. Limit 6 with Otic or food purchases Glacier club ice Cream half Gal to. 303 cans no. 303 cans markets to serve you West Palmetto Street Irby at Cherokee Road

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