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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - October 22, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaSection b Pace 1 Jln Wirf Sori titty a fruit thursday october 22, to children should not be pawns politics affecting schools West Columbia a demo cratic gubernatorial candidate John West said wednesday the safety and education of the grandson of one Republican children of South Carolina is far important to make them pawns in a political the lieutenant governor in a lastly called news conference said he believed some of the re cent turmoil in the state s pug candidates talk about it. Gov. John c. West at schools to Columbia news conference left. Congressman Albert Watson at right lie schools was agitated by placing the school situation in the political spotlight West was referring to recent clashes Between Black and White pupils at Columbia s a. C. Flora school and minor racial incidents at other schools. Democratic candidate also has some Sharp remarks for big names who Are asking South Carolina citizens to vote a certain Way in this elec Here West was pointing a Fin Ger at the recent visit to the state by David Eisenhower president and son in Law of another and at the scheduled oct. 26 Greenville appearance by vice president Spiro Agnew. Young Eisenhower and the vice president appeared to sup port the gubernatorial Campaign of Republican Albert Watson now the congressman from the state s 2nd District. West told newsmen he was wholeheartedly against busing to achieve school integration and wholeheartedly in favor of the neighbourhood school sys but he insisted schools should not be made a political Issue in the Campaign. West said the educational sys tem of South Carolina remains my no. 1 concern and i share the concern of All parents for a Good school system. he continued there is a right Way and a wrong Way of going about this problem. There is a Calm and collected approach and there is the Bull in the China shop the lieutenant governor insisted there should be no state intervention in the Public schools or police sent onto the school grounds unless school officials Washington in the Columbia he said and we have seen the problems brought about by the interference of Washington. Local school superintendents principals and boards must be a 22-year-old without any known political he added those big names endorsing the opposition show just How desperate the republicans in South Carolina May be. I think it is an insult to the in allowed to handle local prob Tell gence of the voters to ask lems. I them to vote a certain Way be cause someone said to do so. He continued i think is wrong for a person to buy my Only outside endorse Home because it is near a West said came from Good school and then see his 8 Singer Loretta Lynn and i was year old daughter have to country music fan a bus for More than an hour to in answer to a recent state go to ment by gop candidate Watson a that the state s Jet air plane be sold West said Call upon the state or there West had this com an obvious breakdown in disc ment i think it is ridiculous i would keep the plane. It is Pline. I for South Carolina citizens to be a great Benefit in bringing new there now is just too much i told How to vote especially he so he Carolina. School discipline key issues claims Watson Columbia a breakdown of school discipline is the Central Issue in the state s gubernatorial race Republican candidate Albert Watson wednesday proposed special Edu cation classes to isolate troublemakers from other students. These people must be re moved from the classroom so that our overwhelming majority of Fine students and All of our teachers can it Back to Educa Tion without fear of inti Mida harassment or Watson said. Brandishing a Sheath of Tele Grams the 2nd District con Gressman told a news Confer ence he has received hundreds of telegrams and countless Tele phone Calls thanking him for bringing into the open wide spread racial in schools and endorse his de Mand for a crackdown. I understand How trouble makers Watson declared. If they can push you around they will push you the Republican candidate said he considers it absolutely credible that his Call for a purge of troublemakers has been labelled political exploitation by democratic gubernatorial candidate John West gov. Robert Mcnair also a Democrat and by Thomas Broadwater the Black Candi Date for governor. Since when is telling the peo ple the truth political expedient rep. Watson demanded. In fact the real exploitation was in suppressing and keeping from the people the truth about the school Watson said South Carolina educators Are Labouring under Adverse conditions aggravated by total desegregation of schools this year. I want the teachers Princi pals and parents to know that in me they have someone who will not Only speak out but will do something to Correct the sit Watson noted that last week he proposed a three Point pro Gram calling for a strict code of discipline for students in creased authority for teachers speedy expulsion of troublemakers and an anti using statute. So urgent is the need for action that today i propose that immediate Steps be taken to set up special education classes away from the schools for those students violating the Law and provoking the wat son said. The Republican congressman produced a letter from Richland county sheriff Frank Powell which said an investigation made at Watson s request found nothing to indicate that your aides in any Way encouraged or caused the troubles a a. C. Flora High school on of Watson said the letter Shou Lay to rest charges that two his Campaign workers contributed to racial disorders at the suburban High school by Takin pictures of Black students. Asked if Powell was a Polit Cal Watson replied i consider him one of the finest officers we have and dedicated Man. But i told him let the chips fall where the they everyone know he s a constipated o due to Lack of food bulk in your diet bran feel free to live the life you love in Gossard s answer Elte a Garter less Pantie that frees you to feel uncaged uninhibited Ungi died. In gleaming easy to care for Nylon and spandex Power net. Feel free of garters because hosiery cling bands Are flatly fused to inner leg line. 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