High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Dec 12 1973, Page 7

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - December 12, 1973, High Point, North Carolina Fleet attempts to conserve fuel Norfolk a. A Atlantic Fleet Headquarters says it has prepared contingency plans giving priorities to Shore facilities that will be closed if the fuel crisis gets too acute. Directives also have been issued limiting at sea training and some aircraft squadrons May find their operations limited a even to the Point where they May be directed to discontinue flight operations for some finite period of time a a Fleet spokesman said monday. The spokesman added that Fleet commander in chief adm. Ralph w. Cousins is considering a an Energy conservation Competition Tor ships and aircraft squadrons to encourage Energy conservation programs. Cousins this past weekend asked All elements of his command to begin a realistic and vigorous efforts to conserve Energy a immediately and for the next several directives have been issued ordering some ships to conduct training at anchorages instead of at sea. And in addition to the already announced 16-knot Speed limit on ships cousins called for maximum use of Shore training facilities and limiting the number of ships participating in scheduled exercises a to the minimum essential to accomplish training in addition aircraft priorities have been established favouring deployed units those preparing for deployment and readiness training squadrons. Orders also have gone out to Shore installations to reduce lighting in Public areas by 50 per cent and in office areas by 25 per cent and to turn thermostats to Between 65 and 68 during working hours and 58 or lower during nonworking hours. Slackers the people of the United states consume about $2 billion Worth of potato chips pretzels. Nuts. Crackers spreads and other snacks annually. The average person also drinks about 20 Gallons of sodas and fruit Flavoured beverages each sear Wise men s presents Cost jumps new York a it would Cost a Little More to be a Wise Man this Christmas. The Price of frankincense and myrrh in new York markets is up 20 to 30 per cent from last year reports the sales manager for Meer corp., an importer of the two african and arabian resins. Trade papers quote myrrh at 80 cents a Pound and frankincense. Known As Obliga num gum at Between 44 cents and 68 cents a Pound. However moors Robert Fitzgibbon said he d charge $1.10 a Pound for myrrh now a if we had a it s at a Premium right now a he added. Meer imported approximately to tons of myrrh and five tons of Obliga num last year All from Somaliland Fitzgibbon said. Both resins Are used As bases for perfumes in the manufacture of scented candles and for religious observances. Brock Oil firms abuse shortage High Point Enterprise. Wednesday. December 12.1973 7a Nashville Tenn. A sen. Bill Brock r-Tenn., has accused three major Oil companies of abusing the fuel shortage. Brock in Nashville to address the Tennessee farm Bureau federation said the three companies Gulf Texaco and Exxon Are not being responsive to the needs of the general Public. Brock criticized the Oil firms treatment of Home owners needing heating Oil. He said he has Learned of some cases where homeowners have been subjected to an elaborate allocation system including completion of forms and red tape. A the Small homeowners Are supposed to go directly to a dealer state their need and the dealer is supposed to get them what they Brock said. A that s supposed to be done with no form no red the states Junior Republican senator said nothing is More essential than a fuel allocation program which places agriculture a at or near the top on the list of cannot have a situation where fuel is diverted to less essential needs a he said. Brock repeated his opposition to increased gasoline taxes As a Means to reduce fuel consumption a a tax is he said a it hurts people that can least afford to shooting victim asks to talk Kent Ohio apr a Kent state University student wounded in the 1970 shootings on the Campus has asked to testify at Senate confirmation hearings for atty. Gen elect William Saxby. Dean Kahler now a Junior is paralysed from the Waist Down As a result of a spinal injury suffered in the May 4, 1970 shootings. He declined to say what he would Tell the Senate hearings if he is allowed to testify. Saxbe said when first nominated he would consider closing the investigation into the shooting incident in which Ohio National guard troops opened fire on an War demonstrators. 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