High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Aug 4 1976, Page 10

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 4, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Kia High Point Enterprise wednesday August 4. 197ij people dribbling Back into flood ravaged area by Bill Pardue associated press writer Loveland Colo apr the flood ravaged big Thompson Canyon looks like a capricious god danced amok in the gov Richard Lamm said Atter seeing the area where nearly too persons died there is movement the people Are Corning Hack the Healing process has begun Lamm flew by helicopter Over the once majestically Beautiful vacation area tuesday and said while the devastation was great the scene was More encouraging than it had been the morning after the rain spawned flooding. A 12-foot Wall of water barrelled its Way through the twisting River Canyon on saturday floating houses away smashing Mobile Homes against the towering Rock Walls and burying the dead under Silt and slime. While some who survived the flood returned to their washed out Homes others waited for word on the Fate of their loved ones. An unused Hospital was set up As a morgue where identification was attempted Lor the battered and torn bodies recovered from where the Rushing River had deposited them seventy corpses were at the makeshift morgue Here and Larimer county sheriff Robert Watson said More bodies were waiting to be removed from collection centers at each end of the Canyon National guardsmen volunteers and search and Rescue teams began a fourth Day of searching today among logjam of twisted Metal and splintered Wood for More dead Watson who earlier predicted an eventual death toll of 200, scaled Down the figure to 100-150 but he admitted to reporters a your guess is As Good As mine with an airborne evacuation of survivors completed the list of injured stood at nearly 300. The missing totalled 250. The Federal government estimated property damage at up to $100 million. Robert Rosenheim regional administrator of the Federal department of housing and Urban development said that much Money had already been set aside for Relief and reconstruction with More available if necessary. Lowers Low this Price Good thursday Only too so. It. Before to after thursday. 16 98 this Price Good thursday Only $1099 m m before thurs this Price Good thursday Only before g after thursday .$26.97 $aq97 before g after thursday .$89.97 we re featuring 42 of the Best values in Lowers land thursday Friday amp saturday. Shop around you la see that we mean business. \ a 8 / it / a a w self sealing Asphalt roofing shingles 240-Pound shingles with a Felt base and an Asphalt coating for years of weatherproofing i wide strips of factory applied adhesive i2"x96&Quot in colors sorry Cash Only 01026b. 272. 273. 274. 275. 278 delivery extra. Rowers �?�-a#-1 i if j1 l21/2 gauge 4 Point Roll barbed wire 1,320-foot Roll of Strong durable wire with 4-Point barbs spaced about 5&Quot apart. Barbs double wrapped to prevent slipping. We Aiso Stock other gauge wire for Home and farm use at equally Low prices. Come see 92054 Ninon or la n i l c i. To 40 gallon electric hot water Heater a Quick recovery unit that has s space saving round design fits easily in closets or under Stair Wells. 51�?� High. 19&Quot in diameter Glass lined tank for rust free water. Temp. Pressure Relief valves installed. 220-Volt. #5881 i Dale Bunyan 2x4 studs 3 he 20 Cut Power Mower 99 Iohp -32&Quot Cut Riding Mower 99 each Kiln dried and part it it to Standard lengths list where building it odes not apply 07002 Fco i Start. Adjusts to 4 cutting Heights Chrome handle Speed and Stop controls 14 gauge steel deck #951 of $479 electric Start one Speed Forward one reverse floating deck Gas gauge to Aliet hitch �958t pickup truck steel Utility Box 8 $748 made it 16 gauge steel with a baked on White enamel finish fits most wide bed models 92402 j l this Price Good 3 Days Only regular si37.97h- i la Ai t 111 her que it v c Domal t o v to x to steel storage building rugged and Roomy made of rust resistant galvanized steel baked on enamel finish in White with Green trim Gable roof double sliding doors open to 51 lie nor i 15�?T4 w i i l3/4 d., 7234 h a assembled #92734 this Price Good saturday Only $1097 i before g saturday before g after saturday .$29.97 treated timbers $099 each Pine 8 Long use or Border fencing planter Walkway bottlers Steps terraces Etc it a resistant #0520? Black a Decker a Quot Drill or Jig saw $q99 each single Speed Drill #91709 weighs under .1 lbs saw t #917811 includes Wood cutting Blade Vav r fir Interior we Plymouth $��59 a each smooth sanded on one Side resists buckling and warping 4 x8 Sheet #12200 68 la. Bag Concrete mix $1 39 j. Bag Keady to use for Patching repair laying sideways Fence posts Etc 10387 aluminium White Gutter 29 c per foot Workbench Light $g97 takes two 40 Wati fluorescent lamps not included 48 Long with 18 Chain White enamel #74605 a a he of Ifesrw-3 6 0 Huffy 8.h.p.-26 Cut 359&Quot Meg $429.9? 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Pine with an embossed Agle # 11188 4m my protect your Home smoke Detector protect property and lives. Operates on House current. Detects tire at earliest stage before visible smoke or heat Are present. Sounds loud alarm. listed. Solid state circuitry. Easy to install. Self morn Toring Light #73053 Lowers of High Point located at Prospect St. Interchange and i 85 open monday thru thursday 8 a m. To 5 30 . Friday 8 a m. To 9 . Saturday 8 a a to 4 . Phone 885-8031 Louie s

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