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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 9, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaSomber expressions at ways and Means committee hearing chairman r. J. Aycock left stale auditor Pat Smith reflect mood a consider limiting number of out of state students Columbia a the state of South Carolina May soon have to consider limit ing the number of out of state students attending its colleges and universities the state commissioner of higher education said tuesday. This is a sensitive or. James a. Morris told the House ways and Means com Mittee. We would t want to become too repressive be cause other states can get repressive however Morris said costs Are Ric ing at state supported institutions of higher learning and despite the possibility of another increase in tuition fees some restrictions May have to be placed on out of stats enrolments. I Hope this won t become the subject of controversy one of those let s get rid of Sale Sale Sale prices Are not up for Christmas 40 in off on your furniture needs for Cash Reg example Campbell furniture company Pamplico s. C. The Damn Yankees thing he added. Morris said South Carolina is almost completely in bal Ance in the number of South Carolina residents who attend colleges in other states and the number of out of state Stu dents attending South Caro Lina schools. We can t afford to be re he declared. The higher education com missioner said South Carolina could save Money if More students went to two year colleges where the per Pupil Cost to the state is less expensive than at four year schools. Morris noted that admission standards and tuition at regional campuses Are the same As those at four year institutions. I think we May have to loosen them up a bit to encourage students to enrol at the two year mor Ris said. Literacy goal Kuala Bumpur Malaysia a Gabriel Carcelen of the United nations educational scientific and cultural Organ nation told a statistical Confer ence Here that tinder current conditions Asia would need 20 years to boost its literacy rate from the current 50 per cent to 80 per cent 154 downtown Florence fun niuta Krum wednesday december 9, 1970 auditor tells ways and Means careful Money control required Columbia a Only Al economic conditions the state s projected Rcv sni e Mirror those present careful control of the Purscstr-1 state s tax take is not Csc him i the fiscal year beginning Viox tied earlier to the Liuget Board Ings can prevent the need for projected estimate. It s Ris july 1 is million. The log i the University of South Caro tax increase in the next focal ing but not As fait As had been Isla Ture appropriated Lina. Curren by pm iving year state auditor Pat Smith j anticipated. Million for the pm rent fiscal million is asking for said tuesday. J on the brighter Side lie year but that has been adjusted i Clemson University asked for and even with All Dua rans ported that the Stern to 493.5 to take care million for academic pro my Smith warned the House the state budget and Contra i the deficit. Grams and million for its Wayns and Means can Litho. Board for state age a k s to i the hearings by the ways Public service activities. Its it May be necessary to dip j trim current operating b insets i and Means committee arc the current Are into priority items a Little j by six per cent seems Farly j second phase in Cam and the state auditor issued the certain to eliminate an almost Una s annual Battle of the bldg All listing. Of Call for fiscal caution As he 516 million deficit tie stale Jet. The Stute budget Aid pm privations Are deceptive because would otherwise face at the Emi i tool Board held hearings in of of the order to trim them by of this fiscal year on june 30 other hearings will be i six per cent during the last half Charleston million and Francis Marion col lege million and million state commission on higher education million and i rep. James Aycock a sum tar was re elected chairman of the 27 member ways and i Means committee. Ways and Means Cornu use opened hearings on budget re quests of state tally All of which Are seeking increased appropriations. Smith said that due of Gener Well be that much belie at least less quipped Smith. The state auditor said the held when the House sends i Slof this fiscal year. Version of the budget Bill to Senate. Most of the requests by state us a estimates larger Cotton crop in december projections Washington a the agriculture department Esti mated today the 1970 Cotton crop at Bales. 2.6 per cent More than last year but 1.5 per cent less than forecast in november. The average yield of Cotton lint per acre was estimated at 411 pounds compared with 422 indicated last month 450 in october and a yield of 433 Points per acre in 1969. In november the crop Esti mate was for Bales. Here arc the other budget re quests made tuesday with cur rent original appropriations listed last Winthrop College. S5.2 million and million South Carolina i state million and Mil lion the Citadel s4.4 million and million College of ready to eat Hickory smoked turkeys see and Page 8 prospects for this year s crop have declined steadily from last summer. In August when the first estimate was made the crop reporting Board said a yield of nearly 11.1 million Bales could be expected. This would have meant an output this year about 11 per cent larger than 1969 production of slightly More than 10 million Bales. Poor weather in Many areas this fall has hampered the har Vest and Cut into yields. The december yield per acre and product for in Bales of 500 pounds Gross weight each respectively of 1970 Cotton by states included North Carolina 46 pounds per acre and production of Bales South Carolina 356 225.000 Georgia Tennessee Alabama Missouri Mississippi 366 and 480 and 453 and 393 and 659 and Obj cans optic Jat Lens duplicated frames repaired. Prescriptions for glasses filled and sunglasses. Zenith hearing aids 169 w. Cheves 662-0691 for Christmas our soft pack Calvert extra the soft whiskey gift wrapped in a full Range of sizes at no extra Cost. Blended whiskey 66 proof 65 Issain Neutral spiritsw970 Calvert Oist. Co., Wui Shiue. Tkv

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