Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Oct 18 1973, Page 35

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - October 18, 1973, Florence, South CarolinaFlorence morning news thursday october 7-c supermarket 714 Gregg ave. Phone 669-6213 All flavors sea test election hailed As moderate Victory Atlanta of Jimmy curler swim of wednesday that the election of a Black us Mii Yor of Atlanta Whatu As City Council president showed that there has been no polarization in Atlanta. I Maynard Jackson 35, won the mayoral Post tuesday from incumbent Sam Massell with 20 per cent of he votes in White precincts As Well As Over whelming support from Black areas. He gained 59.2 per cent of the local vote in the election. At the same time Wyche Fowler a moderate White Defeated Ito sea Williams a Black civil rights activist by a three to one margin for the City Council presidency. The racial Issue was a key one in the mayoral Runoff Ami Carter said i am very grate Ful that the outcome does not indicate any racial division in the City. The simultaneous elec Tion of Maynard Jackson and Wyche Fowler is a Fine indication that there has been no polarization in the capital Jackson will Lake office next Jan 7 As Ilic first Black chief executive of a major City in the South said after his Vic tory Sam s indies backfired on him i to Ever lost Faith in this the Atlanta journal in an editorial on wednesday said that the voters proved Atlanta Loo Young to die by rejecting Massell s efforts to bring Kun flux Klitzn politics Back o City during his Campaign. Mas sell who won the mayor s scat four years ago with Strong sup port from Black precincts con ended that Jackson scares the daylights out of Many White he said tuesday night he was Only trying to Tell die truth and pledged to cooperate with Jackson. J a c k s o n an attorney launched his political career five years ago challenging . Sen. Herman Talmadge s re election bid in what some called a suicide Mission for he lost the race by a land slide but was Well enough known a year later to become vice mayor of Atlanta the first Black to hold the office. That office was eliminated in a new City Charier and was re placed by the Post of Council president. I the Runoff Campaign produced a 10 per cent increase in voters Over the oct. 2 general election when Jackson fell less than votes Short of Scap ing a Runoff in the i i Man race. In the Runoff Jackson got 404 votes to Massoll s lilacs comprise slightly More than 50 per cent of Atlanta s population but whiles account for about fit per cent of the registered voters Jackson is the seventh Black Marl to become mayor of a major . City. Blacks also hold the lop political Post in ims an Geles Newark ind., and three Ohio cities Dayton Cincinnati and Cleveland. Proud wife touches new mayor Maynard Jackson he is the first Black mayor of a major Southern City Cambodia reports close in fighting phenom penh fighting and hand to hand com Bat were reported All Day wednesday in the Market of the isolated and besieged District town of Tram Uhnar Diplomat . Tram Uhnar. 24 Miles South West of Phorn penh and 12 Miles behind insurgent lines has been surrounded for almost a year. Cambodian military sources said the town straddling High Way 3 is garrisoned by an in Der strength government Bri Gade estimated at about men. The town too far away for artillery support from govern ment lines has four 105mm howitzers and two 37mm antiaircraft pieces inside its de sense perimeter. Tram Uhnar and its sister town of Sang five Miles to the West were isolated last year when insurgent forces swept up 1 Highway 3 in their 1972 dry sea son offensive. Both town s military forces have been resp Pricil by Para Chute drop for almost a year. Kield reports from Phi porn penh s Southern defense zone reported government troops launched a combined Armor and infantry operation North of the government s main defense line on the Prek thenot River and Only five Miles from phenom penh. Military Eom Nanders said the operation was designed to Rool put Long time insurgents hiding in the swamps and mar Shes North of the Prek thenot River and South of the Choung Elk Lake that Borders on phenom penh. We accept food Stamps bananas la cucumbers la cabbage la 10c string Beans 19c Crowder peas ld19c crackers free free with 5.00 order or More Cream pies Happy Host Salt 10 Box Campbell Tomato soup Happy Host sugar 5 "3 29 with Purchase of 4 Light bulbs soft weve tissue 2 Roll pm. 3 for 00 .15oz, size banquet pot pies Chicken 4 for 8oz. Size showboat pork Beans 80z. Size our Oatmeal. We keep it pure and natural for you without additives or preservatives. It does t have to be enriched because we keep the natural vitamins and minerals and protein in. Store Coupon i i i i i v huh Jwo Wim jul q-103-173 to try a racer to tact dec spun Yio Cpl in Cut agent or nil pay yen it Tjce plus Thice Recti 3c hindu cd de wifi can sure Cutler Jim Olti use sleek in Allic Der cd fruit the Pei Requil we wik not he nor in Mauiri c a is de or Fri Ofsei Etc. Eicel Nielsen company i ref cd

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