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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 4, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaFriday december 4, 1970 administration offers package of compromises on welfare Reform including pay rate Washington a the i ration s family assistance pro Nixon administration in a late hour bid for Liberal Senate sup port proposed thursday that All jobs under its stalled welfare re form plan pay at least an hour. The package of compromises offered by Secretary of welfare Elliot l. Richardson but did not completely Liberal senators who favor an in come guarantee system but one with fewer restrictions and More benefits than the adminis postal. Furthermore the Compromise offer May be too late. The sen ate finance committee failed again thursday to Complete action on a social Security Bill for floor debate and probably will not until next original target Date for congressional adjournment. The administration which has Wice lost on welfare in the Fiance committee Hopes on the Senate floor to attach family assistance to the social Security Bill already Laden with import restricting amendments. If a threatened filibuster against the Trade restrictions occurs said sen. Abraham a. Boicoff d-conn., the whole thing will go Down the including family assistance. Richardson speaking for the administration at a meeting of common new Public interest lobbying de seven welfare amendments proposed by Ribicoff to win lib eral support for family assist Ance. The seven would strengthen Federal management of the pro Gram guarantee that no Wel fare family receives less from the new plan than now and pro vide some Public service jobs for recipients. Richardson however walked at a key demand that All jobs under family assistance work requirements play at least the Federal minimum of an hour. The administration which previously had referred Only to suitable jobs offered a hourly Compromise. There Are now after All about seven million persons who Are working for less than this wage and to state that no welfare recipient had to take j such a Job would be most inequitable to these Low wage Richardson said. The Secretary rejected Ribi coff s proposed exemption of mothers from required work. He proposed instead that no Mother have to work unless child care arrangements Are provided. Richardson also rebuffed Ribicoff s suggestion of raising the proposed family assistance min-1 mum of a year for a fam ily of four plus in food Stamps. Ribicoff said he was greatly encouraged by the administration s Compromise offer and believes any differences can be re solved position wanted b. S. In business administration University of South Carolina 12 years in management and sales. 4 months in furniture with Uncle Jordan furniture Florence s. A reply Ralph j. Bigelow 662-3918 1315 w. Palmetto St. Florence s. C. Tomlinson s discount store 155 North Dargan Street Christmas Sale Sale starts Fri. Morning dec. 4th through dec. 24th. Panty Hose slightly irregular. Sizes Petite med. Tall. Asst. Light and dark shades. 44 or. Girls Cotton slips sizes 2 t014 57 free 2-lb. Fruit cake in Beautiful Jin Container with Purchase of or More ladies Terry scuffs sizes 4 to 9, Many colors to choose from. Washable compare at 1.29 or. Electric blankets single control 2 year guarantee machine washable first Quality. Reg. 12.95 80 mens i Thermal i underwear i 2 piece i sizes so a Al 127 Fath pier boys 2 piece Thermal underwear sizes 6 to 16 each piece 1.29 a. Value a. Piece Chenille and Hobnail spreads double bed size Large assortment of colors regular 3.00 each one table men sweaters slightly irregular sizes so l values to 7.95 mens heavy weight Corduroy pants sizes 29 to 42 Waist boys White Crew socks sizes 6 to 8 9 to 11 slightly irregulars. 3 67 boys Cowboy suits sizes 3 to 7, several colors. Small throw rugs size 14 in. X18 in. Value 17 Sheet blankets i 1.49 value 2 for while they last ladies hand bags priced from i up ladies Rayon slips draw drapes sizes 32 to 44, colors in White Pink beige yellow Shadow panels. A 1.79 value colors Gold Green Blue Pink washable. 63 in. 84 in. Long Reg. 5.00 fully lined plastic drapes extra wide 87 in. Long. Large selection of colors j to select from. While they last compare at 57 ladies Long Granny gowns no Iron brushed Rayon and Nylon. Sizes so l. Colors Pink Blue la vender yellow. 3.98 value ladies boots sizes 6 to 10 prices starting at 87 ladies Cardigan sweaters sizes 40 to 46 several colors Reg. 4.99 on this Sale 77 boys Corduroy pants sizes 6 to 16, colors in Navy Royal Loden Green and Gold. Low discount prices on bicycles radios wrist watches tape recorders Walkie talkie clocks hair dryers can openers toasters Irons up wagons up Little boys Western jeans sizes 3 to 7, colors in Denim Brown Green girls lace trimmed Cotton panties sizes 2 to 14 Reg. 38 throw rugs made from carpet Rem cents. Many colors. Size Reg. 1.00 tricycles discount prices on boys100z. Western dungarees sizes 6 to 16 up Holster sets footballs Basket balls Basket Ball sets dolls Rocky horses gun sets rocking chairs wagons tricycles bicycles 77 Terry Kitchen towels by Dundee Reg. A. For 3 84 boys flannel shirts sizes 6 to 16 9x12 linoleum runs assorted kitchens and Floral patterns. Reg. 5.95

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