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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - February 20, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Insecticide is blamed in illnesses Chickasha Oua a the slightest sniffle brings worry to the j w Henderson Hooke hold since a dusting plane soaked three of the four Henderson children with insecticide five years ago doctors think the chemical is responsible for leaving two of the children with virtually no natural body defense against common childhood illnesses Mark 13 has been in and out of hospitals for almost five years while the youngest child Jay 4 has had several serious bouts with ordinarily simple illnesses the trouble began on a Spring Day in 1969 As Mark Tina 15 and Brett 11 were going Home from school the children waved at the crop dusting plane As it made three or four passes overhead their clothing was still Damp from the Spray when they got Home and then Tina picked up Jay about 2 months old Henderson recalled All four children became ill within 48 hours but Mark and Jay were the sickest Tina and Brett recovered quickly and now apparently have sturdy immunity systems Henderson said Mark had to be hospitalized right away and the headaches and fever lasted several Days Henderson said Jay and Mark have continued to have problems Mark has been in childrens memorial Hospital in Oklahoma City twice once for a deteriorated ear drum which was successfully replaced with a graft and More recently for Chicken pox which developed into pneumonia so now Mark has been in a Chickasha Hospital for Over two weeks and Henderson said the doctors told him he have to remain there awhile to try to find the right drug to solve his problem j Henderson said he was telling the family Story in Hopes that others might realize the Dang e r s involved with insecticides sect codes were at a Point where expense Means nothing compared with getting him ill Henderson said of Mark 1 Henderson said responsibility for the incident was never pin pointed its been too Long and its too late to do anything now he said struggle with Wells is paying i Bakersfield Calif map Jess Douglas says he has Long struggled to succeed with his nine marginal Oil Wells like a Farmer making on 40 acres but like a Small Farmer who finds his crop suddenly inshore Supply Douglas now it reaping big profits from crude Oil prices spurred by the Energy crisis six months ago Douglas monthly production of 500 to 600 barrels from his nine stripper Wells brought a barrel 38 cents less than the Price 16 years Fia Ruer Douglas says he had to work 12to Days and trim costs by inventing his own tools to earn a decent living for his family of four by december Standard Oil of California was paying a barrel three years ago would have been a fantasy thought Douglas said the fantasy Price doubled again and then some reaching a barrel Early this year As the government lifted Price controls on stripper Wells and new Oil production stripper Wells such As Douglas owns produce less than 10 barrels a Day with 350000 of them nationwide they provide 13 per cent of the country Domestic production the National stripper Well association estimates in californian san Joaquin Valley where Douglas pumps his Oil 63 per cent of the 24000 Wells Are strippers the state division of Oil and Gas says realizes the High prices May not last but even if prices slip to a barrel he plans to resume drilling for Bow Wells his last was drilled in 1968 High Point enter Prim wednesday february 211174 17a shop our health Beauty aids department and save super Brand Grade a eggs Large 79c medium 75 Quantity rights reserved none sold to dealers prices Good thru sat feb 23rd Myrna be Coffee cocktail deep South it Jar limit one with or More food order Maxwell House Coffee chek assorted flavors butter 28oz no return bottles land 0 Sunshine ctn enriched made with Buttermilk bread 3 100 dinner Rolls j Raisin Pecan or fruit cinnamon buns 2 v Brachs Candy Starlight mints butter scotch disk or cinnamon disk Choice 3 9 of on j pkg baby 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