High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Aug 4 1976, Page 9

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 4, 1976, High Point, North Carolina I Marine abasement total High by Fred s. Hoffman a military writer Washington a the Marine corps smallest of the armed services reported More than twice As Many incidents of recruit abuse As the combined incidents reported by the army Navy and air Force Over the past two years the marines listed 234 confirmed incidents in fiscal 1975 and 1976 while the other services registered an Overall total of 96 this was disclosed in a report by Pentagon manpower officials to defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld who ordered a review of All service recruit training after allegations of Marine brutality arose earlier this year. The report was made available monday. Pentagon investigators found current service policies Are generally adequate. They said that comprehensive data on How scrupulously these policies Are followed has been difficult to obtain a a some cases of abuse undoubtedly occur which do not Rome to Light a the report said the report s publication comes after renewed criticism of corps training practices in the Wake of the death last Der 6 of pvt Lynn Mcclure of Lufkin. Tex. Who died after a severe beating in Pugil stick exercises at the san Diego. Calif., Marine training base. There also has been testimony by a former psychiatrist at the Parris Island. Sc., base that physical abuse occurs regularly manpower officials recommended that each service establish a a credible protected Channel through which recruits can bring alleged abuses to the attention of senior commanders they noted with approval that the air Force has set up a a suggestion boxy for recruits a Only the com Unander has the key and reports of alleged abuse received Are promptly investigated a they said the report urged that of fice supervision of Drill sergeants and instructors be intensified and that the services file quarterly statistical reports on alleged abuses. In a summary of confirmed incidents of recruit abuse the army with 53 cases was a Distant second to the Marine corps followed by the Navy with 34 and the air Force with Only 9. The Marine corps appeared to Deal less harshly with its offenders the report listed Only 26 Marine court martial convictions with 208 offenders Given lesser administrative punishment the Navy court Martiale 13 and a d punished the other 21, army courts martial convicted la while the remaining 42 received minor penalties and the air Force court Martiale two and gave lighter punishment to seven Frk s son will leave Alabama Hayneville Ala apr Robert f. Kennedyjr son of the late senator and Nephew of the late president will leave Hayneville in a few weeks to return to Harvard for his senior year Kennedy. 22. Has been in Alabama since last october a i came Here to do research and see first hand life in the South a he said a i Don t think i be been surprised by anything i Learned that there really is Southern hospitality. I like the people Here now that it s about Over it s occurring to me How much 1 11 miss Gladys Knight has baby boy Detroit a Gladys Knight Lead Singer of the motown group Gladys Knight and the pips is the Mother of a 10-Pound baby boy. Miss Knight s husband Harry Hankerson said Atter seeing his 23-Inch son a i bet it was her vegetarian diet. That boy is As big As two sacks of sugar a miss Knight who has three children from a previous marriage was in Good condition sunday at a Detroit Hospital after the caesarean birth she has been working on a movie produced by Hankerson a former aide to Detroit mayor Coleman Young. High Point Enterprise. Wednesday August 4, 1976 Saft sidewalk of High Point Rose s advertising merchandise Rolicz no pm no no a a to to Uvan rom s storm. My. La v a 211 Eastchester or. High Point n c. A 1628 South main St. Southgate shopping Center shop 10-9 30-Sun. 1-6 both locations big selection of clothes for the entire family at drastically reduced prices. Shop outside and save also outdoor living items. A a i and other great buys at reduced prices. Wed. Aug. 4th sat. Aug. 7th a some items subject to Early sell out. A denims As denims were meant to be men s Blue Denim front and rear pockets and Belt loops sizes 28 to 38 jeans hell probably outgrow before he wears them out. Package of i of 9 of. Swirl design cold cups 68 no rain Check on this or boys Denim jeans styled Witt front Zipper pockets and four Belt loops Navy and medium Blue sizes 4 to 7 regular attractive glasses 1 we in i for no rain Check on this ho.-, choose soft absorbent Viva napkins or paper towels for your clean up needs. Create a whole new fall wardrobe with dazzling new Calico Frontier or Iroquois prints. Viva towels in the big Roll they keep on i working even when wet Viva napkins in the big 140 count package Reg. To 63c your Choice e44 use your imagination and creativity with these Beautiful printed fabrics. Made of polyester and Cotton for easy care available in 44�?� or 45�?� widths Calico or Frontier door Buster combination pack ribbons it bows a 2.34 value 2 -1 Reg. 71 6 bows-6 Matching ribbons no rain Check on this door Buster wooden Cape cod Fence door ouster super blend motor Oil 2 i limit 6 quarts door Buster ladies Jeu style shorts Reg. 44 each 3-�?Ti Reg. 3.96 $1 a or. No rain Check on this no rain Check on this no rain Check on this

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