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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 17, 1976, High Point, North Carolina 2b High Point Enterprise tuesday August 17, 1976 in deaths and funerals economics is major Issue death claims r. E. Gilchrist Ruben Edward Curley Gilchrist. 56. Of 4016 n. Main St., was dead on arrival at High Point memorial Hospital monday at 4 30 . He had been in declining health several years he was born july 2, 1920, in Montgomery Alaa son of Ruben Allen and Annie Mae Manfee Gilchrist he had been a resident of the High Point area since 1940 and was a Veteran of Navy service in world War ii. Or. Gilchrist was a retired Carpenter and Painter and was a member of the High Point Church of Jesus Christ of latter Day saints. On sept. 13, 1940, he was married to the former miss Mary Magdaline Oates who survives of the Home also surviving Are two sons Ruben Ira Gilchrist of 1009 Sharon St. And Tony Allen Gilchrist of 1129 w. Green St. One daughter miss Sharon Darlene Gilchrist of the Home five grandchildren eight Brothers George Gilchrist of Atlanta. A James Gilchrist of Ocean Springs miss., Alfred Gilchrist of Winston Salem Wilbur Gilchrist of Island. N.j., John Gilchrist of 612 e. Lexington ave., Gene Gilchrist of Eureka. Calif., Ralph Gilchrist of san Marino Calif and Bobby Gilchrist of Montgomery Ala. And two Sisters. Mrs. Eloise Garten Maver of key West Fla. And mrs Shirley Terrell of deat Onsville Ala. The body will remain at Cumby mortuary Chestnut drive pending completion of funeral arrangements. The family requests that memorials be directed to the High Point Church of Jesus Christ of latter Day saints rather than to the funeral h. K. Harden Eden a Homer King Harden. 69. Of 1409 Ridge ave died sunday at his Home he was a retired employee of Fiel Crest Mills surviving Are his wife mrs. Bessie Hay More Harden daughters. Mrs. Thurmond Bolick of Eden mrs Daniel Shelton of Reidsville sons Tommy Harden of Kernersville Jack Harden of Greentown ind., Sisters mrs. Ivadelle Leffew mrs. Daisy Cochran. Miss Vera Harden and mrs. Dorothy Odell of Eden. Mrs Lottie Nelson of Kenbridge a. Brothers Eldridge Harden of Eden Swanson Harden of Burlington funeral will be 4 . Wednesday at gospel Tabernacle with the Rev Lewis Lover officiating the family will be at fair funeral Home 7-9 today. North main at Farriss Avenue 885-5049 Harold c. Davis member piece red funeral dire ton International since 1897 Sechrest service 1301 f Lexington ave 882-2555 88s-214s l. C. Coleman Dies at 65 Lester Marshall Coleman 65, of 125 s. Road died monday at 9 55 a m. In High Point memorial Hospital following five months of declining health he had been hospitalized five weeks. He was bom in Guilford county sept. 5, 1910, a son of Walter and Luta Marshall Coleman and had resided in Guilford county All his life. He was a retired employee of Silver Craft furniture co. And was a member of Brentwood Baptist Church and the adult men s Bible class on March 13, 1948, he was married to the former miss Finley Harrelson who survives of the Home. Also surviving Are one daughter mrs. Billy Margaret Felts of Winston Salem three sons James Coleman of Clarksville ten Sam Coleman of san Diego Calif and Boyd Coleman of Jamestown step daughters mrs. Don Joann Adams of Cary and mrs. Larry Nancy Mcauther of Raleigh sister mrs. Ruby Polson of e. Green drive Brothers Carl m. Coleman of Archdale and Clyde Coleman of route 5 20 grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Funeral will be wednesday at 4 . In Brentwood Baptist Church by the Rev. J. Charlie Monk. Burial will be in Guilford memorial Park cemetery. The body will remain at j c. Green and sons funeral Home in Thomasville until placed in the Church at the hour of the service the family will be at the Home and at the funeral Home 7-9 . Today. Michael rites set wednesday Edgar Delaster Michael 83, of the Piedmont Christian Home died monday at 1 30 . In High Point memorial Hospital. He had been in declining health for six years. Or Michael was born Jan. 1.1893, in Southmont a son of m. Shock Adam and Luzenia Koontz Michael on aug 8, 1936, he was married to Mary Belle Stinson she died sept. 15, 1947. A resident of High Point for 37 years coming Here from Southern Pines he was a Veteran of world War i having served in the . Army. He was a member of the veterans of world War i. Until his retirement he was associated with heritage furniture co. He was of the methodist Faith surviving Are one daughter mrs. James Gladden of Arlington a. One son. Edgar d. Michael or of 403 Clove Brook dr., Jamestown five grandchildren one Hal sister mrs Betty Mara Leof in Eganville. A one brother. C l Michael of 308 Edge Dale or one half brother Herman Michael of Winston Salem funeral will be 4 wednesday in Sechrest Chapel by the Rev Aubert m Smith burial will be in Macedonia cemetery at Southmont the body will remain at the funeral Home the family will be at the Home of the son 403 Clove Brook dr., Jamestown and at the funeral Home 7-9 p in today mrs. Nancy Everhart Lexington mrs. Nancy Mayab Everhart 88, of 432 n. State St died sunday at the Haven convalescent Home. She was a native of Davidson county and a former employee of United furniture co. And Siceloff manufacturing co. Surviving Are daughters mrs Mable Barber of St. Paul mrs. Esther Fleming of Lexington son Melvin Everhart of Lexington 22 grandchildren funeral will be 2 . Wednesday at Piedmont funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Robert Floyd officiating. Burial will be at Lexington City cemetery. The family will be at the funeral Home 7-9 . Today other times at the Home of mrs. Fleming 501 Raeford ave. Lexington Man killed by train Lexington a 37-year-old Wal town Street resident. Ray Hairston jr., was killed monday about 2 30 a in. After being hit by a train near the old Southern Railroad building. Lexington police said the Impact knocked Hairston about too feet. The train pulling 13 cars was travelling at about 35 Miles per hour officers said. Hairston was an employee of Davidson veneer co. On Cotton Grove Road. The body was taken to Morrison amp studevent funeral Home. He is survived by a brother. George who lives in California. Telephone hike upsets Denton councilmen Denton several Denton town councilmen Are upset Over the prospective increase the local phone company is asking the state utilities commission to Grant the increase would amount to about 25 to 30 per cent Over the present rate councilman de Battle said. A they got about a 60 per cent hike the last time Quot another complained one of the biggest gripes of the councilmen however is that the rates seem to be relatively High for a Small town when the number of subscribers it is possible to Call is considered a i would like to see toll free service begun for Denton to the county seat Quot mayor Rex Glover said councilman Bob Mckinney a former Telephone company employee said. A i think it is ridiculous that a town this size can to Call any More numbers than it can and its subscribers Are charged As much As we Are a to indicate the hostility concerning the rate hike there was heard a not so oblique reference in the town Hall monday about the general honesty of owners of Telephone companies Raleigh candidates have made economic development one of the major topics of discussion in this Campaign. With the 1980 census just four years away and expected by most experts to prove that North Carolina is the 10th largest state in the nation in population a a major producing and consuming state a Good jobs and Good paying jobs become Ever More important to North carolinians. To whoever goes to the governors mansion the framework of future development has been drawn in Broad outline by a combination group involving state Industry experts and researchers at the research Triangle Institute. By Bill Noblitt whatever route is travelled to bring about growth think tank experts have drawn a portrait of the 1990 tar Heel worker. Blue Collar and service workers will increase in numbers but their relative share of the employment totals is expected to decline. White Collar workers will increase greatly. Fogging system under attack Thomasville mayor Dalton Myers told councilmen monday that he had spoken with a prominent physician in the City and that he had been informed that the City fogging operation could be harmful to people with liver ailments. The doctor who Myers said wished to remain Anonymous also said that such people May not be Able to throw off the effects of coming into Contact with the fog. The City has been operating the fogging device Over the years during the summer months to help control flies and mosquitoes. Because of citizen complaints. However the state recently ordered the City to halt the spraying program until the City is properly licensed to continue the program. The Only state regulations that the City does not meet in the fogging operation is that the Driver of the fogging machine is not properly licensed. Myers said monday that the City would Check into the possibility of people being harmed by the Spray before the City continues the program. City manager Kyle Williams had indicated that As soon As the proper licenses were obtained from the state fogging would begin again local attorney Jim Mcmillan appeared at a previous meeting of City Council quoting from Rachel Carson s a silent Spring to support his Contention that the City should permanently cease the fogging operation and seek other ways of con trolling mosquitoes. It was suggested that the City could better control the pests by cleaning up old tires and other areas that might serve As Breeding places. A Host of factors Are seen in this development fewer people will be leaving the farm to take jobs in town because most have already done that who intend to. Fewer unskilled workers a women and Blacks particularly a will be Landing jobs because the Market will become saturated. Those factors put the Burden on the states schools to help people be ready a the educational system must produce both Long Range and More immediate improvements in educational attainments. The Public school system must provide More workers with High school degrees a says the report on economic development produced by the task Force of the department of git trustees schedule budget meet Jamestown budgets will be a major item on the Agenda for the Guilford technical Institute Board of trustees when it meets Early next month for a combination August and september session. Officials said the sept. 9 session was set when they discovered not enough trustees were available for the regular aug 18 meeting the August session was delayed until next month. Budgets Board members will consider include those from the state and the county As Well As the spending plan for the student government association in other activity Board members expect to hear a discussion of plans for the next new classroom building now scheduled for erection on the Campus. Natural and economic resources. A Extension Type educational activities must assist out of school workers so they May remain competitive As employment requirements change Over time a the researchers believe. Here Are some of those changes foreseen by the study group professional and technical workers will increase from some 235.000 currently to nearly half a million in 1990 managers and administrators will remain about the same at seven per cent of the work Force. Sales personnel will increase Only slightly up from 124,000 now to 182,000. Clerical work will increase some As will skilled Craft work. The big shift to a White Collar jobs will mean a corresponding decline in labor categories. The farm undergoing rapid changes today toward Large acreage and highly mechanized production facilities will lose Many workers farm labourers Are expected to drop from 66,100 now to 28,300 Farmers and farm managers will drop from 86,700 currently Down City s ask Andy Andy sends the encyclopaedia Britannica a 1976 yearbook of science and the future to Jean Weber age 12, of Portland ore., for her question what is a Galaxy awakes officials from Page in lit la re a Ltd a Onsum i nato jute fio Woff Loans wednesday Edgar Delaster Michael pm. Satire Chapel to Chestnut or High Point ms-9049 is 206 Tringale re Archdale 431-9124 incomplete Ruben e. Gilchrist mor Tuart member rhe order of the Golden role Ralph Leonard Lexington Ralph Leonard 74. Of 1921 Holly Grove re died Early monday in Lexington memorial Hospital he was a Veteran of the u. S army air corps in world War ii and a saw Mill worker surviving Are Brothers Stokes and Dewey Leonard of Lexington Sisters mrs Cramer Greer of it 6. Lexington. Mrs John Whitlock of it i Lexington. Funeral will be 2 . Wednesday at Davidson funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Earl Farrell officiating burial will be at mount Tabor reformed United Church of Christ the family will be at the funeral Home 7-9 p in. Today other times at the Home of mrs Whitlock on Turner Road. Randolph from Page in elementary school mrs Melvina Henry said voting a has been she said 43 people had turned out by 10 15 a in at Trinity senior High Prospect precinct George Lee said by late morning 18 had voted and he added a this is real school said. Perhaps the reason Thomasville people voted so heavily in the Abc election last year one of the workers said is because both the pro liquor and anti liquor forces worked the precincts to get the people to the polls voter participation May pick up As Mill workers change shifts and drop by the polls on their ways to and from work this afternoon George Meany should leave Hospital soon Washington a Al Cio president George Meany expects to be released soon from the Hospital where he spent his 82nd birthday undergoing treatment for chronic bronchitis aides say the labor federation chief who is highly allergic to penicillin and some other drugs has been in George Washington University Hospital since aug 6 while doctors tried new medication they wanted to administer it in a Hospital in Case there was an Adverse reaction the treatments have proved effective and Meany who turned 82 on monday May be discharged by wednesday a spokesman said describing a Galaxy is something like describing a stretch of Beach in terms of the number of grains of Sand. A Galaxy is a colossal collection of stars and our own Galaxy the Milky Way contains about 200,000 million stars the Milky Way is so huge that it is impossible to express distances in Miles. So we use a different unit of measure a Light year the distance that Light travels in one year at the rate of 186,000 Miles per second we space age earthlings have become somewhat accustomed to dealing with astronomical figures. We know our life giving Sun is 93 million Miles away from us we also know that All other stars Are so far away that we speak of the distances in terms of Light years for example. The closest Star seen at night is Alpha centaurs. It is about 25 trillion Miles away from Earth or four Lightyear Distant. In other words if you could travel at the Speed of Light. 186.000 Miles per second it would take you four years to reach Alpha centaurs. Astronomers Tell us that there Are billions of galaxies in the universe and that each Galaxy contains billions of stars. Our Sun and All the planets in our solar system plus All the stars in our sky belong to the Milky Way Galaxy which is about too too Light years across if you were an astronaut out in space looking Down at our Galaxy you would see a Bright spiral of glowing Light a something like a giant Pinwheel our entire solar system is out in one of the spiral arms of this huge celestial Structure speeding around the Center at about 560,000 in p h. Yet it takes about 200 million years for our solar system to make just one trip around the Center of our Galaxy. Astronomers can Only speculate on the number of galaxies in the universe Only three galaxies beyond our own Milky Way can be seen without the Aid of a Telescope two appear As huge Stellar Clouds Over the Southern hemisphere and were named for the explorer Magellan. In our own Vicinity there Are 17 galaxies located within a Region 2 million Light years in diameter. These and thousands of other galaxies have been photographed through such High powered telescopes As the 200-Inch Hale Telescope at Palomar Observatory in California galaxies Are usually classified according to their appearance. The Milky Way is a spiral Galaxy because it has a disk like shape with spiralling arms some galaxies Are elliptical or nearly circular in shape others Are barred and a Small percentage have such indefinite shapes that they Are called irregular. If a Galaxy appears Reddish then it is probably an older system containing stars which have gone through their evolutionary process very slowly. The stars have smaller masses than our Sun and they eventually expand into red giant stars. If the Galaxy is Blue it probably contains very hot Young stars which evolve rapidly and soon fizzle out. Andy sends a student Globe to Dean Tomaseui age 9, of Milwaukee wis., for his question what do the words pass and Stowe on the Liberty Bell mean the grand old Liberty Bell is one of the chief attractions in Independence Hall in Philadelphia arriving from England in 1752, the 2,030-Pound treasure suffered its first crack when it was tested recast and Hung in a Large Yoke it was rung during every important event during our Long struggle for Independence around the base of the Bell these words Are inscribed a proclaim Liberty throughout All the land unto All the inhabitants two philadelphian John pass and John Stow recast the historic Liberty Bell twice before it was finally installed in the state House Tower in 1753 their names a pass and Stow a appear just beneath the inscription do you have a question to ask Andy a Send it on a Post card with your name a amp a and Complete address to ask Andy in care of this newspaper. Entries open to girls and boys 7 to 17. From Page in Square did not allow enough time for pedestrians to Cross there one of the spectators at the meeting suggested that the Council might investigate the installation of traffic signal buttons which allow More time for elderly citizens to Cross intersections some of the surrounding cities use these devices the Spectator said parents rent our Inizer piano Call Collat 273-6907 Greensboro 765-1730 Winsten Salem month serving music education 224 n. Elm St. Greensboro Hanes mall Winston Salem to around 37,000. Increased incomes and Leisure time should set the stage for increased employment in service Field a foods recreation household and hotel service. Employment is expected to climb from the present 265,5c0 to 321,000 with a recent study showing that North Carolina is among the top three states in the nation As a favourable Prospect for locating a new or expanded Industrial operation and with the emphasis on Industrial development certain to come in the next four years the experts expect to see a continued decline of the relative importance of the a a big three Quot Industrial operations in the state textiles a Pard and furniture and fixtures. The direction foreseen by both Industrial prospects and state experts is toward continuing dispersal of development into Rural and Small town settings following the governmental philosophy of getting jobs where people Are and the business philosophy of looking for the most willing and cooperative labor Force. Afraid you re going deaf Chicago ill. A free offer of special interest to those who hear but do not understand words has been announced by Bel tone. A non operating Model of tile smallest Bel tone Aid of its kind will be Given absolutely free to anyone answering this and Erti sentient. Send for this non operate Ling Model to see How tiny hearing help can he. Its yours to keep free. I he actual Aid weighs less than a third of an ounce and its All at ear level in one Milt. These models Are free so write for yours now. Thousands have already been mailed so write to a to dept. 2439, Helton e f. Lee fro Iii is corp., 4201 w. Victoria St., Chicago Illinois 60646. Television log observing the National convention by Jay Sharbutt a television writer Kansas City to. Apr the trouble with being a member of the North Carolina delegation Down there on the floor at the gof National convention is that the to cameras Block your View of Walter Cronkite. And John Chancellor and David Brinkley. The platforms bearing the to cameras and photographers weren to obstructing our View of the Abc Booth Way above us and to the right. But i did t see Harry Reasoner or Howard k. Smith their Booth seemed poorly i lit with Only a few to monitors dimly glowing. It was in Sharp contrast to the Bright unexpectedly hot lights under which your observer sat in the crowded Kemper Arena posing As a North Carolina Delegate around this bogus Delegate sat 53 other delegates All the genuine article from the tar Heel state the object of my exercise was to watch the network troops watch us with or without their to camera and microphones As the convention commenced in prime time before millions of viewers across the nation monday night. In the unlikely event cd so a Dan rather. No cd a Cassie Mackin or abcs Ann Compton thrust Forward a microphone and sought my views As a North carolinian a plan was devised with Aid of a kindly Delegate sitting next to me. She was mrs Karol Goebel a Greensboro housewife Mother of two and co chairman of Ronald Reagan s primary Campaign in Guilford county n c she said she d Tell the reporters her Friend had a very bad sore Throat and could t speak so from 7 p in cdtto8 15 i observed in mortal fear of detection Tell the truth it was kind of Boring cd so a Morton Dean and miss Mackin initially stood to the front of us up near the podium several Hundred Yards away casing the joint possibly peering at the 154-member new York delegation behind us but nothing happened. After the pledge of allegiance prayer and the National Anthem. I stretched my neck and saw Dan rather up front near the Michigan delegation interviewing a Man in a red Gor Cap could t hear a thing i d heard that network floor reporters tend to Cluster when they get a live one but the Only Cluster came when Betty Ford two sons and one daughter and vice president Rockefeller a wife entered the Arena to heavy cheering Only two to cameras per network Are allowed at any one time on the convention floor so there were quite a few times the Well known Well paid correspondents work ing our area were seen striding purposefully about without a Crew it was sort of like watching a championship Bronco busting contest without Broncos a All those folks leaping up and Down with nothing beneath them but watching the convention with my delegates who showed no interest in the correspondents was mighty impressive with All its Power to convey images television just can t convey the often intense excitement that flows Back and Forth on the floor. 2 win. Greensboro i i Wini i Simian a it Wmk. Charlotte cd we in 4 harlot in k i Hohf High ruin i 12 wll. Winston Salem funeral service with Motel casket starting at $885.00 Pho Tju 431-1119 Orreus funeral Home 6 00 2 Channel 2 news 3 Seene tonight 41 zoom 8,9 eyewitness news 12 news enter 12 6 30 2 lbs Newt 4 discovering cub scouting 8 Abc news 9,12 Abc news 7 00 2 wild wild world of animals 3 lbs news 4 Antiques 8 pop goes the country 9 Cross wits 12 lets go to the races 7 30 2,3,9,12 Republican convention 4 Book beat 8 lets make a Deal 8 00 4 music project presents 8 Happy Days 8 30 4 american Indian artists 8 the Captain and Tennille 9 00 4 evening at pops 9 30 8 Republican convention 10 00 4 Mele Hawaii 10 30 4 woman 11 00 8,9 eyewitness news 12 news enter 12 11 30 8 Best of Hollywood 9.12 tonight show 12 00 2 night Beal 3 scene tonight 12 30 2,3 late movie 1 00 8 eyewitness news 9.12 tomorrow show

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