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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - April 7, 1974, High Point, North Carolina 2a High Point Enterprise sunday april 7,197 by Forrest Cates the Bright boys on Madison Avenue Are trying to find out about headaches so they can put out another one of those reports and earn their pay. They figure newspaper City editors ought to know a lot about headaches since City editors Are a headache lot. In a questionnaire they asked City editors things like How Long have your headaches been with you once a Day several times a week and what do you do about them shout drink Coffee walk around suffer in silence take something they failed to mention the Best thing a kicking the daylights out of your dog a but leave a place to write it in the questions Are pretty polite until you get to the Bottom. Right out in the open they ask a a what a the Best cure for a hangover a not do you have hangover just How to cure them. Personally i resent the implication that City editors have hangovers. I Don t necessarily deny it i just resent it. Since practically everybody has an ulterior motive for practically every thing a Guy has to be careful he does t panic then he opens his mail these Days. I opened a letter from a Public relations outfit the other Day and practically broke up my Happy Home. The first line in the letter said a when did you last take a look at your propeller not just to see if it was still there but to Check it for Nicks and cracks a i realized with a Start that i did no to even know if my propeller was intact much less whether it bore Nicks and cracks. I dashed madly Over the House looking for the missing propeller berating my wife and kids for misplacing it. Finally my wife trapped me in a Corner and explained i did t have a propeller never had one and better Damn sight never buy one what with having neither air plane or boat to put it on and we needing so Many other things before we got either. Calmer i finished Reading the letter. It turned out it was talking about boat propellers. If you Are fortunate enough to have a propeller with or without boat. I d strongly advise you to Check it for Nicks and cracks a or else you surely Are headed for the bad place or something else awful. I he Way City editors Are deluged with statistics. It s a wonder they retain the few buttons they have. La hat you have tit do is rationalise figure out who is behind All those Odd and Assn Adry facts the mails bring. Here s a few a Odd facts a from last week s mail a nine out of to Forest fires Are caused by you know who started that Rumor. A lady Forest Ranger of course. A women have twice As Many nightmares As that had to be conveniently contrived by a faithless wife to explain Why she called out a strange Man s name in her sleep. A men Drivers out number women Drivers two and a half to one. Bucare involved in eight times As Many fatal accidents caused by trying to Dodge women Drivers. A mosquitoes prefer blonde what people or mosquitoes Quot one sixth of your height is f very convenient arrangement since something has to keep the remaining a Baths from spreading All Over the place. A human doors disturb fish More than yeah and vice versa. A stomach ulcers afflict four times More men than so. Anybody can see who is causing the men to have stomach ulcers. Many unknown to Public Senate hopefuls seek nomination timely pressure Check Karyl heritage checks the blood pressure of mrs. L. A. Minor during two Day Community hypertension evaluation clinic held at Westchester mall Friday and saturday. The clinic was jointly sponsored by the High Point Jaycees and the Ciba pharmaceutical co. A spokesman for the pharmaceutical firm said that it is estimated that 23 million americans suffer from High blood pressure half of that number being undetected. Early detection and treatment Lessen the probability of heart disease and stroke medical authorities believe. The High Point Enterprise sunday morning april 7, 1974. Page 2a administrators not surprised Union chapter formed by Charlotte teachers Charlotte it a it a chapter of the american e federation of teachers has been organized Here and local school administrators say they Are not surprised a they said last fall they would have a chapter Here before the end of this year a said or. Chris f Olk. Assistant superintendent for communications of the Charlotte Meek Lenburg school system. Aft which is affiliated with the Al Cio is the first Union to organize a chapter among local teachers. A local organizer said saturday that the chapter will press for higher pay. State Law prohibits collective bargaining Between local governments and labor organizations however a Union spokesman said his group would lobby Tor change. The school system said a Quot a Lav it would work cooperatively with any group but a your position has been to work in consultation with lather than negotiate with employee groups Union organizer Jerry Hyrum of Greensboro would not disclose the chapter s membership but said aet rarely organizes without 20 per cent of the teachers. I n Charlotte Mecklenburg that would number about 800 teachers according to school officials. School officials said aet had been trying to organize support Here since 1971. The local chapter is due to receive a charter May 6. A Union spokesman said currently the association of classroom teachers the North Carolina association of educators and the classroom teachers association have chapters Here. By Melvin Lang associated press writer Raleigh apr sen. Sam j. Ervin s retirement has opened the door to a flock of hopefuls seeking his seat in the u. S. Senate. With Only a month before the May 7 primaries most of them remain unknown. Democrats have three widely known candidates in atty. Gen. Robert Morgan former rep. Nick Galifianakis and to a degree Henry Hall Wilson. But six other candidates including one woman appear to have Little Chance of gaining the recognition and following required for nomination. The Republican Field is smaller and even More clearcut. With state rep. William e. Stevens or. Considered to be far in front of two other candidates. Even Stevens however has had Little statewide exposure. Morgan and Galifianakis who upset incumbent sen. B. Everett Jordan in the 1972 primary but then lost to a re publican Are known throughout the state. Wilson a Monroe native who became president of the Chicago Board of Trade has been campaigning since last fall. His Success in winning support is questionable. Morgan apparently has the Best financial backing and the strongest political apparatus. With no sign of hesitation he predicts the voters will give him the democratic nomination in the first primary. Galifianakis entered the Campaign late and is still building his organization including financial backing. From there the democratic entries virtually Are unknown outside their Home areas. Or. Mildred Keene a Charlotte psychiatrist says she moved to North Carolina from Atlanta last year with the anticipation of entering politics in this state. Another Democrat John Mcyay Ferrell ii of Durham a Timber grower says he believes the people a Are looking for candidates who Are untainted by previous state and Federal e red Dennis Chandley of Wake Flores t is running As an advocate of political Reform in areas like Campaign spending. Chandley works for ism in Raleigh. William h. Hare of High Point a Democrat is. Running As a a working Man s Hare who has waged his Campaign much of the time along the states highways says he wants to take the government out of the hands of a millionaires and Democrat Charles b. Riddle owner of a service station grocery store near Goldsboro entered the race to Calm his anger Over the gasoline shortage. Riddle said efforts to obtain information about the Energy crisis brought Only a bureaucratic runaround. Robert Hannon of Asheville a former faculty member at Fayetteville suite University also says he wants Reform in government to make it More representative. Among the republicans Stevens appears to be a shoo in. A member of the politically Strong Broyhill family Stevens is completing his first term in the general Assembly. He is a former president of the North Carolina Young republicans. Candidate announces a Campaign violation handicapped awards slated Parkview Pat choral program the Parkview school Pat will meet tuesday at 7 30 . In the school cafe orium. The executive committee will meet at 7 . In the school Library. Officers Tor the 1974-1975 school year will be installed and the program will be Given by the sixth Grade orchestra conducted by mrs. Elizabeth e outs. Water ski club an organizational meeting of the Parks and recreation dept s water ski club will be held tuesday at 7 . At the Oak hollow Marina. The High Point Enterprise Sitab biped 1884 published every afternoon and sunday morning an Independent newspaper published by the High Point Enterprise inc 210 Church Avenue High Point. N c 27261 member of the associated press rates by Mau payable in advances Tyr. 6 to. 3 to. I to daily ond sunday 36 40 Sis 20 $9 to s3 05 sunday Only $13 of s6 50 s3 25 $1.15 by Corner wkly $ 70 monthly $3 05 or. $36 40 mail subscription in n a subject to 4% sales lax. The associated press is entitled to the use for reproduction of Oil local news printed in this newspaper As Well As All a news dispatches entered As second Doss matter at the Post office. High Point n c. Under act of March 3, 1879 second class postage paid at High Point n c All earners dealers and distributors Ore Independent contractors and the High Point Enterprise inc is not responsible for Advance subscription payments made to them or their representatives for Home delivery rate Contact your local Corner word Giffith company National advertising representatives the High Point memorial Hospital school of nursing chorus entertained the High Point Kiwas club at their regular meeting Friday. The kiwanis club which sponsors scholarships at the school honors the nurses once each year. The choral group directed by Harold Coble has 30 members. Allen Jay Pat the Allen Jay school Pat will meet monday at 7 30 pm. At the primary school. Officers for the coming year will be installed and the fourth and fifth grades will present a musical program. Student Leader Kenneth Liles Underwood of High Point a Sophomore at King College has been elected president of the College student government for the 1974-1975 College year. A 1972 graduate of Glade Valley school he is the son of or. And mrs a n. Underwood of 1208 Delk drive High Point. Shady Rook Pat the Shady Rook Pat will meet on tuesday at 7 30 . In the school auditorium. During the business session the election of officers for next year will be held. The program of the evening will include a question an answer period to clarify school policies curriculum changes and other areas of concern. A speaker from the Wharrie scout Council Steve Alexander also will propose the sponsorship of a cub scout pack at Shady Rook. Cinema cafe How to be creative As a Public employee and How encouraging creativity helps motivate and improve work Quality is the subject of a film a creativity scheduled for Cinema cafe tuesday at High Point Public Library. The 30-minute film in which or. C. D. Stegner of the University of Florida moderates a panel discussion is program one of a series on governmental management development produced by the state department of natural and economic resources. Manfred Emmrich chairman of the North Carolina employment Security commission will be the principal speaker april to at the annual awards luncheon held by the mayors committee on a employment of the handicapped. Emmrich. Who lives in Raleigh will speak at a luncheon which will also feature presentation of an award to High Point s most outstanding handicapped worker for the 1974 year. The event planned for noon at the top of the Mart in the Southern furniture marketing Center will also see recognition of High Point s outstanding employer of handicapped persons and of the member of the mayors committee who has made the greatest contribution during the past year. I. M Courtney chairman of the mayor s committee is expected to preside at the session which will be the 18th to be held in High Point. A native of Charlotte e Mamrich was educated in Charlotte schools and at Davidson College. He has Emmrich served with the . Army and he is a member of presbyterian Church. E rom 1962 until 1973 he served As vice president and general manager for the Macke company Asheville and from june of 1973 to december of that year he served As assistant operations manager for the Southeastern Region for the Macke company Charlotte. He has been serving As chairman of the est since december 1973. Maxton. No. A �?. Senate candidate Henry Hall Wilson said saturday he had inadvertently violated a Federal Law that limits the amount a candidate can contribute personally to his own Campaign. Wilson who is running for the democratic nomination Tor the . Senate has spent $55,000 on his Campaign. $20.-000 More than the Law allows according to records tiled with the Secretary of state in Raleigh. A i was concealing nothing and i accept full responsibility personally for what has Wilson said. Reports of the alleged violation appeared in Satur Day s editions of the Charlotte observer. Wilson told the associated press that he had read the account and it was Correct. The newspaper said the $55,000 included a $30,000 Cash contribution from Wilson and his wife and a $25,000 note signed by Wilson with american Bank and Trust co. In Monroe. According to the Secretary of state s office Loans to candidates Are considered contributions under the Law. Wilson said he left instructions for the loan to be signed by someone else but that the note had been negotiated on his signature. He said he left several signed loan forms with aides instructing them to negotiate Loans if necessary for his personal business. One of those pre signed forms was used instead for a Campaign loan he said a i think the Central Point to this is that i delegated people to get up a note signed by people other than me. I know what the Law is a Wilson said. A a we re in technical violation it will be cleaned up a he said. Miss Ruderson recital set for today the music dept of North Carolina Central University will present Christine Ruderson in a senior piano recital today at 4 30 . In the b n Duke auditorium. Miss Ruderson has selected compositions by de e Alia. Beethoven Debussy and polder to be included on her program. A graduate of t. Wingate Andrews High school miss Ruderson will receive a Bachelor s degree from North Carolina Central in May where she has majored in music and minored in elementary education. Miss etude son is the daughter of or. And mrs. Jesse Ruderson of Henry Street. Master teacher brings out Best in pupils last week when Lena Couch of Caldwell school in Greensboro was named runner up in the Terry Sanford award Competition at the annual North Carolina Assn. Of educators convention in Charlotte. High Point could feel a Little personal Pride too. Miss Couch is a former teacher at Johnson Street school and i particularly remember her because she was my son s fourth Grade teacher the Terry Sanford award is presented annually to an educator who has displayed outstanding innovation and creativity and miss Couch was especially commended for inspiring her students to social action. Her students at Caldwell were instrumental in enactment of a state Law prohibiting the Sale of live animals As toys. The Sale of baby Chicks at Al Aster seemed especially cruel to the students i have had several opportunities to hear about miss Couch s excellence in teaching. In a graduate school course in social studies last fall my professor told about his child a teacher approaching the teaching of values and social studies with such an original approach. He told about How enthused his child had become about school since he had been in her class. This was a professor who uses a great Deal of creativity and original approaches in teaching himself so i considered that a top compliment for a master teacher from a master teacher a who is she a i asked and when he answered Quot miss Lena Couch i shared his enthusiasm a i remember a i told him a that when my son was in fourth Grade she was a household word at our House. Miss Couch was so great and had such a sense of humor and could think of the Hest projects and school was really fun. Talking about her called for just one big Etc. For him you could not talk about miss coach without saying and she. And she this is the nature of creativity in teaching to me. Its not just the subject matter but the intangibles the teacher is Able to transmit to her students that county. I Kne a miss Couch then in 1 the capacity of a Parent but i knew her As the teacher of some of my friends children in later years. I remember one Case in particular. I said when i Learned that the son of one of my friends was in her class a does no the just love her a a strange look crossed her face. A the says she s too strict she answered. A the does no to think he a going to like the boy had been having trouble with All of his subjects and frankly did t give a Hoot about school. By midyear i saw the Friend again and asked if her son was still unhappy in school. A unhappy a she answered. A be s never loved school so much in his life. He does All his Homework and can to wait to get to school every the teacher he had thought was too strict. And she was and i assume still is strict. But she is strict in the sense that she As a teacher intends to see that each child gives the Hest of whatever is in him to give. No talents or abilities Are going to lie around wasting in her room. Just As she As strict around he he a in by Faye Marks though she was fair and just As she could be firm she could laugh with the children As Well. She had High expectations of her students and As is usually the Case when you expect the Best they tried to reach her expectations. Her specialness came across to me in a funny Way a couple of years ago years after my son was out of her class. I was discussing Corporal punishment in the schools with someone and i said a Well i can to speak from firsthand experience As a Parent because neither of mine have Ever been paddled in i the son who had been in miss Couch s class looked at tat me with a a who says?�?T1 i expression. A live been paddled said a when a i asked disbelieving. A in the fourth Grade a said in an offhand Way miss couches room i just could t belive it. His idol of those Days paddling him. When he was in her room it was like a Home on the Range a never was heard a discouraging word. She was perfect in his mind and that was that. A so what did she paddle you for a i asked marvelling that he had never before mentioned it. Well the infractions were minor but they involved not taking the responsibility for something he had been told to do forgetting it even alter school reminders it s a responsibility in be never known him to forget since which in my mind is a Case for Corporal punishment As Well As creative teaching. She does not remain an ogre in his mind a far from it a and As he says a it was no big deals. He deserve it. And i agreed that he die although As i said i Neve even knew it took place. I know that Many Parent in High Point an Greensboro thank Thi creative but pleasantly Fin teacher for instilling in the children a sense of fair Plaj of responsibility a sense humor a love of learning i m sure the Greensboro parents feel grateful to it for helping the student realize the excitement it becoming socially involve not just talking Abri changing the world by getting in there and doing i the Terry Sanford Awai involves a great Deal it Competition because there a lot of creativity an innovation going on in of schools of North Carolin and miss couches initial b Honor was being select Winner in District 7 of to Nae. To be runner up in to state is a tremendous Hono and As Caldwell school a Greensboro share i Couch s elation in a Sui nobody will mind if hit Point and Johnson Strei school s a buttons pop a Litt bit with Pride too 4 4

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