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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - September 19, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaDavidson president sets talk Var. Samuel r. Spence president of. Davidson College be guest speaker at the first presbyterian Church Hereof. Spencer will speak on Church related schools they needed today tomorrow during the Ornim services of the Church. A native of South Carolina or. Spencer received his Usu it graduate education at Davidson and was awarded . In history fron Harva a universe i to. After serving As Dean of students at Davidson he a came president of Mary Balci win College of Staniloi a my serving in thai capacity for 11 years. 1968, or. Spencer resident of Davidson. During is Early years at Davidson he j served As professor of history and published three Bonk and numerous in is magazines. The Public May a tar service. Signatures of area staff photo Bonny Smith resented to health coordinator petition Calls for Holland receives the petition Whit for pee de a signed by pee Dee Hospital warm weather is forecast for pee Dee partly Cloudy and warm is the Pec Dee forecast for today a u. S. Weather Bureau report said last night. The rights today will be in the upper 80s and the Low tonight will he in the upper 60s. Winds Tell be variable at five to eight Miles an hour. Tomorrow s Outlook Calls for generally the same Type weather with a High in the 80s. High pressure is entered off the South Atlantic coast with a Ridge extending Westward across the Carolinas and Georgia. This Ridge dominates the pee de Eweather and is expected to hold through the weekend. As a result Little change in the pee pee is j Wattu. Information for the 24-hour i period ending 8 . Yesterday. Temperatures i finest 88 Normal Hichi lowest 72 Normal Low fr1. Mean 80 Normal Mon 73 precipitation yesterday 04 this month 3.81 tool for year 27.85 Normal for month 4 10 humidity 8 . 88 2 . 57 8 . 79. Sun Moon today Sunrise Sunset . . Moonset . Tides tides later than Myrtle Beach Ond Ocean Unver Reorg Eitown Light Odd 45 minutes Murrells Inlet and Garden City Odd 35 i nulls Charleston add 30 minutes Row Leys Island Odd 20 minutes. Myrtle Beach Ocean drive tides Fla Tutt of Hunting saturday september 19, 1 970 a figure. Show High exp card for daytime Itolo a precipitation not indic Frd forecast rain is due Over the Pacific Northwest i Sippi Val by. Showers Are expected Over South Florida Southern new England and parts of Mon Ana Idaho and warm in the Southeast. Sep 19 sunday sept., 20 monday sept 21 tuesday sept 22 wednesday sept 23 thursday sept 24 Friday sept. 25 saturday sept. 26 High by 6i Ihlow to Iiah Low High Low Lake Murray 35-1 feet 6 feet below full Static wat Crew Pond 95.5 feet 41 feet Luciow full stage. Lake Marion 75.5 feet about feet Bilow full state. Lake Moultrie 74.6 feet 2 feel below full stage. Loke winds variable at 5 to 8 Miles per hour. Ralph Kanev morning news staff mrs. Corine White supervisor of the Florence senior citizens Center decide cd it was time somebody got Busy after Reading about the possibility of a. Region at Hospital being established in the area. Consequently a p c t i t i o n bearing 1.503 names was presented to the. Pee dec i economic development and planning commission Friday morning because a believe the pee Dee area needs a i regional medical facility such As the 555-bed Hospital being sought through the com Mission s health planning mrs. White said. Mrs. White presented the signatures of the Floren Ines of Bruce Holland health coordinator for t h e com Mission at the commission s new location at the Mcleod Annex on the Florence Darlington Highway. Mrs. White said she knows something about the needs and problems through first hand experience of working with the elderly and when i realized that a study would be made to find out what the people want and need. I got. the 1.503 persons by signing the petition said they were endorsing the need for More Hospital facilities especially this comprehensive 555-bed Lype Hospital for Florence and other sections of this also. It is my understanding that the poor or Low income people will be Able to get the same care As the affluent people for fees within their income reach. Poor peo ple will be Able to train Tor jobs and positions within the total plan As professionals and paraprofessionals. 1 further understand that Industry will i White said she did it mainly because of her love for people and especially people in the pee Dee. She said t h e signatures were those of bom White and Black an indication that people can work together in Harmony for the cd Inmon Good of Holland said the petition Rej resents the second to be received from the Florence in a Unity. The first one came from the student body of t e f i o r e Nee Darlington technical education Center which carried approximately 150 signatures. He said there is another being circulated by the Rev. E. P. Mcwhirter pastor of Central United methodist Church. The coordinator said while i believe the Hospital will be a reality in the Florence Community the pee dec comprehensive health Plann ing Council has not approved the facility As yet. We will study the needs and the results will be sent to hew regional office in Atlanta what happens after that will be the responsibility of that department of the Federal a a meeting of the create Florence chamber of Commerce Board of directors last month it was reported that the regional Hospital could become a reality within five years. E. P. Rogers executive director of the pee Dee economic development and planning commission said the regional facility could be on the drawing Board in about two years after an operational Grant from the u. S. Department of health. Education and welfare makes it possible to Complete a regional study. The chamber directors were told at the time that it is possible to receive up to 80 per cent in Federal funds to finance the million plus project. Such a Hospital As planned would -3 Florence. Darlington Clarion Dillon Marlboro and Chesterfield counties. It would provide full 2-Day cd Nic on read by slated Here station Camden Cheraw Conway Effingham Kingstree pee Dee River bulletin i fid stage Dale Hal a title prec health services so that citizens would not have to seek out of town treatment according o officials. Be More favourable to locate in communities where health j transportation to and from facilities Are most Highland Park Chirich 50 foreign studen4s Here today a total of 50 foreign through a International Counselor Exchange program will arrive in Florence saturday for the weekend As grist of area i Llyod churches. The students came to uni de states to work in Settle in houses Camps of various kinds and programs with retarded children. They will be a visiting in the Homes of Church Mem Bers while in Florence. Making a Hapit Alliy tour of the ii. S. Following their work the group will arrive at n . At the Highland Park Church where they will be picked up by their hosts. They will spend the night share in sunday activities at various churches such As meeting with class groups in sunday s c n u u i attending worship services and attend youth group meetings in the afternoon and evening. They Are scheduled to leave Florence following breakfast monday morning. Their hosts for the weekend will b e responsible for their the or. Walter Powers o f Glenview 111., will conduct a t w o d a y seminar. Developmental Reading for educators sept. 38 Flat the Florence Darlington technical education Center from . To 4 . Each Day. Sessions during the to Day meeting will emphasize the relationship of Reading m pro vement to the learning pro Cess recognizing Reading problems Reading improvement for the past secondary student physiology of Reading As related to improvement and Moti vation in Reading among others. Attending the seminar will be Urs Onnel from Public schools colleges and tech centers. Interested educators should

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