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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - September 2, 1973, Florence, South Carolina 9 1973 of nerf Kcf morning news Good life loses sparkle for Many of Well off in Buenos Aires associated press Liu Knos Aires. the Good life Here lost its sparkle about a year Apo for Joe and his family. One of them and they Don l know who marked for death. Each morning Joe sucks in his breath and emerges from his apartment building swing ing Mlo a Black serian bal icon two Burly men Wilh bulges under heir coals. Another car edges into traffic behind them. Joe s Young son goes to school Wilh a Jolly Black haired giant. His wife rides to club turnings with a machine gun on Ilio front Seal other . They _ Call hem the Smiths since they Don t want their real names used arc among them Sands of Well off foreigners who fear kidnapping or worse Liy Uri ban. Guerrillas or free Lance criminals in Argentina. Joe s Case is extreme wit not rare. I has received a series of threads saying he or one of his family would be killed if he did t pay is million. Latest note went up to sl.30fl.00fl." i said Wilh a Neil Vous laugh they want interest because 1 Haven t Voles and phone Calls Are chillingly Yon Are condemned if Yon Don l want to be lying in a Pool of blood Riddlell with bullets. The Smiths As Many others left their ii ugh suburban Home for a will Proter led downtown High Rise. Don t Lead much of a Lile Joe says. I in to work. Play a Little Golf and that s it. We Haven t Hrcan to a party in Ages but that s also because Here s no one left to give parties. Litre Are parties. Smith says guests bring so Many there Are More people outside than in. A few years ago. Argentina was a foreigners Paradise. "11 was Good he recalls. in the last in guerrillas i ave extracted perhaps Sis million in Ransom and sex i a Olimi Money including a record million from lira Sti Iii in Exchange Lor the life of heir top Man Here. All told criminals and guerrillas have abducted More than 150 argentines and foreigners in that period perhaps Many More since often police Are not notified and ransoms Are quiet i paid. Some estimate As Many we spend year to they have struck All Nalion fifth of Buenos Aires 6.000 protect 20 said one americans have left. Company director. When you our business has improved Soo per cent in a said a Man who Sells household goods left behind. We found one House where a half finished meal was still on the but other executives like the Smiths just dig in. Allies but americans. The big Gest group reacted the Strong est. Some companies Otis Klev lots. Coca cola. Kodak responded to in cats by sending executives out on the next plane. Others like itt and ism leave without waiting. Consider whal a kidnapping costs that s said another "1 figure every american Here represents a in lentil loss of Arcelo five Mil lion is no one Here who is not absolutely necessary and ibis place is strictly off limits in he Home office people virtually no new Money has joined the billion in foreign invt Sliment Here sex Perls say and Many companies lire culling Back to a simple holding operation with Argen Tine executives. It s really Lough to find a president for the american chamber of Lam e n i c d one businessman. People just folded their tents and leave and they arc so Happy in is in the suburb of an Argentine Scarsdale. Residents arc collecting to buy the local police three More cats and some radios. Many families pay sex Ira o ensure Prutzel inn. Peronis authorities since May 25 have taken a softer line against violence than the pre Vious military government but even crackdowns failed to pro vide Complete Protection Smith s philosophy i this if the guerrillas want to get you. They will get you. Whal can a few bodyguards do against 35 people Wilh machine guns Bui with guards the guerrillas might decide to gel someone who is easier. It s a matter of in e risk Anil you can Cut it Down by 50 per one company president went o a firing Range every Day in practice Quick draw. Another a cd o p i e d Bulky looking suit Nehl Mil Ruth left his Home Imi Kiti Lik stalag 17." said one Man use guards despite one Kidnap attempt on him and a criminal Holdup of his wife. It was one Survey made six months ago of Sio american companies showed 50 per cent used bodyguards and 50 per cent did not. On the theory hat an executive might get killed in the Cross fire. The same Survey made three months ago showed hat Hoper cent were now using guaiu.-. Life under guard is terrible he Smiths say. I hate id close ii. You never any privacy. If you ail somewhere you feel guilty the guards had in Wail. If you want to walk in the Park you Don l because in s Loo big of a production. Nothing is spontaneous. I have to vary my routine All the Lime i m so capricious i drive my guards and everyone else mils. 1 feel like the King of Sheba. But 1 always keep in mind thai at any minute i could be picked off by a sniper. If you re 3 to 13 years old you have a Chance to k enter the 1973 open labor Competition Ycu on of tic pies and corp tic .1 nil Jarnes including a in Houslin. In s keel just term re your fils or guardian to , your Freo Peak tips Book and Start practising. Remember your chances me Good. You com Potafi Only against other youngsters your my age. Horne Ford 600 n. Coits. Florence s. C. Day m 3-Day 4 Sale m my z to m so a x in Itic i Tya 2 steel belts inip2iii Bonneville Jet i Whitewall Miles guarantee in Zenex anti leak Summit coolant and anti freeze to to us w by Simm my ii m m as2 heavy duty1 adjustable air shocks polyester plies each plus . Tai from 2.3 t to 3.55 nth Ond Iii of car. All these super wide 60" tires Nylon flab . Lion 1610 3 i id Liri of car i b60-13 Price Gal. 3322 Yerex anti freeze Windshield Washer fluid 3336 36 urn i.wash8r., 32-oz. I ?-5fess i 88 Puii Complete with Hose kit Loop Benyr Oil treatment 79226 heavy duty fan belts ii is manic tour deluxe 8-track heavy duty Shock absorbers Reg. 7.98of f pc valve Reg. To 1.28 jj9co 23 flexible Radiator Hose 34085 i wedge Type stereo speakers 199 39079 the drive socket wrench set 33 47632 34 5-pc. Open end or combination wrench set to Keg. 2.50 your c Ioc k of Chrome reverse wheels typhoon wheels a tag wheels a Heel of 13 px5.5" 26.88 29.88 29.88 to i o i of Cream Wax Reg. 1.59 k 35707 Radiator fast flush Reg. 69 57 12929 i 237 West Evans Street 1214 Carolina ave., Hartsville open 9 . To 6 . Daily Fri. 9 to 9 . If alternator etch. To Reg. Or High temp. Air filters thermostats tune up kits wheel Cyl. Kits water pumps 8.98 to 22.98 fuel pumps r9 of 2.69 58 of 89 1 m pay Cash t charge it on Advance Auto convenient credit terms

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