High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Apr 21 1976, Page 89

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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - April 21, 1976, High Point, North CarolinaLa. County secession possibility j by Jerry Buck j associated press writer los Angeles a secession fever is gripping the most populous county in i the United states. J residents of its Many scattered communities complaining of neglect isolation from the seat of Power and i burdensome taxes Are say ing they want to break up los Angeles county Home of 7 3 million people there Are 78 cities in los Angeles county and an overlay of county govern ment of Mammoth proper said Jack Baum. Who Heads a committee looking into secession of the residential minded san Fer Nando Valley what we have now is government by proponents say the county has become unmanageable and that its breakup into smaller counties is inevitable talk of secession has been going on for years but it is finally being turned into action the Santa Clanta Valley a farming area in the Northwest Corner of the county has taken the first step toward breaking away and forming Canyon county gov Edmund g. Brownjr signed a Bill in february Lay ing the groundwork for the proposed 66.000-resident county a five member com Mission yet to be appointed by Brown will make a six month study for submission to county voters we re completely separated geographically from los Angeles county said Daniel Hon chairman of the Canyon county form Tion committee we re sur rounded is mountains on All sides it s 40 Miles to the county seat los Angeles i ii s even in a different Telephone area the Santa Clanta Valley is no alone in its desire for secession the sprawling san Gabriel Valley including Pasadena and More than a dozen smaller communities wants to form its own county so does the South Bay area extending South from los Angeles along the coast the san Fernando Valley wants to secede from both the county and the City of los Angeles and form a City county government the City of los Angeles meanwhile is also studying formation of a City county san Francisco now has the Only City count government in California the breakup is inevitable said Louis t Gilbertson mayor of Temple City and Leader of the san Gabriel Valley sees i is omits. 1 the county is unmanageable now there is no Way foreseeable to put the county under control except to break it up he said 1 Hope it will occur in a responsible fashion not piece meal los Angeles county with Square Miles stretches from the Ocean to the Mojave desert and is crisscrossed by Mountain ranges that slice it up into isolated valleys it is larger than Delaware and Rhode Island and nearly the size of Connecticut its population is larger than All but six states. Its budget of billion exceeds that of 30 other states yet it is governed by Only five men. A Board of supervisors with the Power of executive and legislative decisions in contrast. New York City has five counties within its shrinking paycheck the family of 1960 needs a year in 1976 to maintain its Standard of living the conference Board i finds the family of 1960 needs today and the family requires just to stay even the two leading culprits in reducing family income Are inflation and taxes fix Bysom ice Alcant rkh3stwsp shoppers prices Good thru sat april 24th none to dealers we Reserve the right to limit quantities you save 68c Arrow 2-ply 4.5" x bathroom tissue pkg of 2 500-Sheet Rolls you save 31 c Thrifty maid pure Cane sugar Quality bakery products family bread enrich to break Ham huge in of loaves enrich to made with Buttermilk Bohry bread slopes cups hamburger or hot dog dunking Stix 10 of pkg or More order limit 4 pkg. Of you save 59c Astor Coffee All grinds Astor Coffee Creamer 89c 2-lb can with 8750 or More order limit 1 can Coffee 5-lb bag with or More order limit one Thrifty maid Sale 16 of no 3031 can Green White Limas 16 of no 303 can Tomato sauce Jim Ino 3031 can mixed vegetables cans 18 of can Grapefruit juice Thrifty maid Green Beans with potatoes 3 Astor fruit cocktail 3 "s31 Astor blended peas Nisi 17 of no 3031 cans assorted flavors chek drinks regular or diet Thrifty maid 7iagrapefruit sections Del Monte Bartlett pears Del Monte who if or Cream Golden Corn Fri Monte Tomato Catsup Oil Monti pineapple Grapefruit drink j Al Arrow 2 Elf 19 65 x 8 25 Sheet u0139c facial tissue deep South shape Jam or Jelly deep South i smooth of Crunchy 99c Peanut butter 89c Voth a so Aore 0, save x 40c Thrifty maid sliced or whole 1g a a 49c White potatoes 4 Thrifty maid la of 27c spinach 4 Chr Tlsty maid disposable diapers or 89c sauerkraut evaporated milk a sri pants a oversight super Brand Grade a eggs Large medium Poz. 63c Doz. 59c, general merchandise dept toothpaste tub 99c Alberto Balsam conditioner Vul s Choice you save 52c per la. Brand u s Choice beef whole 9-11 lbs avg Boneless limit 2 please Cut free into steaks roasts 8. Trimmings you save 50c Brand Frozen twelve 4-oz. Servings u s Choice i i Brand u s Choice beef Boneless full Cut round at Winn Dixie we sell Only u s Choice heavy Grain fed mid Western beef that is close trimmed of Bone fat before it s weighed sold to you Winn Dixie. The beef save 30c per la. J2jf

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