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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - February 17, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Arabs slate Treasury det Tripoli Libya full scale Arab Summit meeting is to be held in Lahore Pakistan next Friday informants close to libyan president Moa mar khad Afy said on saturday the source said they had received the information personally from khad Afy who plans to attend the 19 Arab Heads of state will discuss the results of a trip to Washington by foreign ministers Omar Sakkas of saudi Arabia and Ismail Fahmy of Egypt the sources said Sakkas and Fahmy Are meeting with Secretary of state Henry Kissinger on saturday they reportedly Are discussing the Arab conditions for syrian israeli disengagement talks and the Oil embargo against the United states and the Netherlands the two foreign ministers participate thursday in a min Summit in Algiers involving the Heads of states of saudi Arabia Egypt Syria and Algeria that meeting was set for the same Day that an Arab Oil ministers conference originally was to be held in Tripoli but the Oil meeting was abruptly cancelled guard until Nixon gives order High Point Enterprise 1971 Isa by Janet Staihar Agnew has been seen at the pre writer county club Washington a a Golf course in Palm Springs Treasury department he is staying at the Home of entertainer Frank Sinatra who resides in a compound adjoining the clubs Fairway spokesman declared saturday the secret service will continue to guard former vice president Spiro t Agnew until president Nixon orders the Protection ended the spokesman said that to his knowledge the Treasury had not yet received a letter in which the general accounting office said it would not allow any More payments for agnews secret service contingent As of monday in the letter sent Friday to Treasury Secretary George p Shultz Gao comptroller general Elmer b Staats said payments for the agents were not authorized under any Law Agnew and his wife vacationing in Palm Springs Calif Are being protected by an escort of agents estimated at Between 12 and 21 by rep John e Moss Calif Moss has been an outspoken critic of the continuing secret service Protection provided Agnew since his resignation More than four months ago Kings Assassin wants retrial Nashville Tenn a James Earl Ray having won a hearing to reexamine his plea of guilty in the assassination of or Martin Luther King or May finally get his Day in court six weeks after pleading guilty to Kings murder and being sent to prison for 99 years Ray first asked to reverse his plea that was almost five years ago and last month the 6th us circuit court of appeals in Cincinnati granted Ray an evidentiary hearing before a us District court it Nashville the state of Tennessee has two months to Appeal the ruling to the supreme court and Ray said he expects the state to do so asst atty Gen w Henry Haile said the state had not yet decided whether to Appeal but added that he thought it Likely if the hearing is held and Haile conceded it Likely would be questions first raised in 1968 would again be asked if Ray is innocent As he claims Why did he plead guilty if Ray is innocent who killed Martin Luther King Ray and his attorney shave said his rights were com promised by his former Law yers Percy Foreman of Houston Tex and Arthur Hanes or of Birmingham Ala he claimed that Foreman and Hanes were More interested in Selling the Book rights to rays Story to author William Bradford Huie than in defending Ray because of this Ray said Foreman coerced him into pleading guilty both Foreman and Hanes have continually denied that they had conflicting interests when they represented Ray i did everything humanly possible to defend James Earl Ray Hanes said Ray always insisted on a trial he never considered pleading guilty when i represented him i was utterly shocked when he did so Foreman who represented Ray when he made the plea in March 1969 said i think i saved James Earl rays life i dont think i intimidated him into pleading guilty he asked me to negotiate a plea of guilty in it january ruling the appeals court said without such a hearing the record leaves no alternative to the conclusion that rays attorneys were More interested in capitalizing on a notorious client than in representing the Best interests of their client rays current attorneys Livingston and lawyers Bernard Fensterwald and James Lesar of Washington said they want Ray to confront Foreman As Livingston put it eyeball to eyeball Ray pleaded guilty because he was faced with no other alternative Lesar said he had been told by trial judge Preston Battle that he could not change attorneys and Foreman reminded him of this just be fore he made the plea if he did not plead guilty and faced a trial he was afraid Percy Foreman would sell him out a trial for Ray would inevitably resurrect the Bugaboo of conspiracy As Fensterwald put it i believe there is a great Deal of evidence that Ray was not at the scene of the that of course raises the question of what person or group was responsible for or Kings death Haile disagreed the Evi Dence against Ray was really the Guy stood up in open court and repeatedly admitted killing Martin Luther King Westchester mall hours to Mon thru fr1 to sat mini terrariums regular terrariums regular come and browse you at least one of the men accompanying Agnew on the Golf course identified himself to newsmen As a secret service agent the agent was once seen loading agnews clubs into a motorized Golf cart the secret service will maintain a cover on Agnew until the president tells us differently the Treasury spokesman in Washington said he said the Staats communication probably had not arrived saturday because of spotty mail de livery during the weekend the Treasury spokesman asked not to be identified by name the Gao said Friday How Ever that the letter was sent by messenger the Gao has final authority Over government expenditures if any payments Are made for the agents assigned to a new after Midnight sunday the disbursing officer in the Treasury department who makes them could be held personally responsible for refunding the Money however a Gao spokesman Roland Sawyer said if the Treasury department does not comply with the order the gaos Only recourse would be to ask the Justice department to seek compliance through the courts values to 1600 blouses Sale Washington birthday specials one Day Only cheese balls and cheese logs 22 stick Candy off e Stidle bundles All bulk Candy 22 a Pound off k2174 a cores Kain ctn kill blew whom 88i061i plus other tasty treats Al Washington birthday savings values to 3400 Coats values to 5000 a Lute to 2700 sole dresses sweaters Many other values skirts values Moon goats values to 6500 values to a gowns Sale listed values to Moon Slacks Nylon slips Sale downtown and Westchester mall 117 North main St Banka Dericard e2174 the f fashion stores Washington birthday shoe Sale monday famous name casual 1 6 Reg 2100 i Low Heel crepe sole casual by a very famous shoe 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