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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - January 5, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Charlotte policemen charged Charlotte a five Charlotte policemen have been charged with store breaking and larceny while patrolling a Northern Section of the City according to a police spokesman. The spokesman said Friday the five resigned after being suspended from the Force. Details of the alleged offences were not immediately available. Police officials referred questions to Mecklenburg county dist. Atty. Thomas f. Moore or. He was not available for comment. The men charged were identified As j. H. Greene r. W. Helms v. E. Giansante h. W. Bruce and k. M. Smith. The spokesman said merchandise valued at less than $1,000 was stolen from several stores. Bruce was reported to have been a member of the police Force since 1967. The others were said to have joined the Force Between March 1971, and june 1972. E. Belfast Catholic shot killed Belfast Northern Ireland apr a 44-year-old roman Catholic was shot and killed in East Belfast Early today after he answered a Knock on his door. Police said he was shot at Point Blank Range. Meanwhile six armed men held up a factory in protestant East Belfast and escaped with 1.860 pounds of ammonium nitrate used for making bombs. A a it looks like Well be getting a few More bombs soon a said a police officer. In Londonderry snipers peppered British army patrols with gunfire but no casualties were reported. And terrorists planted a 15-Pound bomb beneath a police officer s car at Newcastle but the policeman a wife spotted it and the charge was neutralized. On the political front militants in the protestant based unionist party appeared to have won a decisive Victory Over moderate Leader Brian Faulkner Friday. Despite Faulkner a the urgings the party a 900-member Council voted to bar Northern Ireland from entering a proposed Council of Ireland along with Britain and the Irish Republic. The vote was 454 to 374. The Council of Ireland was hoped to be a Means of ending the traditional rivalry Between the protestant dominated province and the mainly Catholic Republic. If the vote takes moderates away from the Faulkner Camp the militants Victory May also jeopardize Ulster s coalition administration. The coalition Faulkner Heads along with moderate catholics was sworn in just five Days ago and is Ulster a first attempt at sharing Power Between catholics and protestants. The protestant hardliners strongly oppose any Catholic involvement in governing Ulster and any move that takes them closer to Dublin. They fear the Council of Ireland is Only the first step toward unification with the Republic. Despite the defeat Faulkner vowed not to change his stand on the Council of Ireland and he showed no sign of resigning As party Leader. The unionist party is the dominant political group in the province. the weather a wire photo rain or drizzle today s High temperature was expected to be in the High 40s under mostly Cloudy skies. Occasional Light rain or drizzle also was expected to last into the night. Forecast North Carolina Cloudy and cooler today with occasional Light rain or drizzle mostly South and East portions. Highs mostly in the 40s. Mostly Cloudy tonight with occasional drizzle Southern sections. Lows in the 30s except near 40 near the coast. Partly Cloudy East mostly Cloudy East sunday with Chance of rain Western sections by afternoon or evening. Warme with highs in the 50s. South Carolina rain or drizzle Likely and Cool today. Highs in the 40s except in the 50s near coast. Cloudy and a Little colder with scattered Light rain midlands and coast tonight. Lows mid 30s Northwest and around 40 coast. Sunday mostly Cloudy and not As Cool with Chance of Light rain midlands and coast. Highs sunday in the 50s. The Chance of Light rain was to increase sunday afternoon or evening. The High sunday will be in the 50s, according to the Weatherman. Winds will be from the Northeast at 5 to to Miles per hour today changing to the East and becoming Light tonight. 3-Day forecast North Carolina extended Outlook monday through wednesday Chance of showers monday with High in 50s and Low 60s and Low in 40s. Variable cloudiness and colder tuesday and wednesday. High in 40s, ranging to 50s along coast. Low in upper 20s and Low 30s mountains ranging to 40s along the coast. Temperatures by the associated press 24 hours ending 7 . Est station h l Asheville Del 51 40 Augusta cloy 67 50 Charleston fog 72 55 Charlotte Del 52 37 Columbia cloy 68 46 Greensboro cloy 45 33 . Del 59 39 Raleigh cloy 48 35 Savannah cloy 76 59 Wilmington Del 64 42 or .06 .07 .02 .05 .68 .07 .04 .15 .05 funeral is held for Tex Ritter Nashville Tenn a about 400 people a country music celebrities government officials family and friends a paid their last respects to sing ing Cowboy Tex Ritter Friday. A a you la be rounded up in glory by and by a Sang grand Ole opry gospel quartet the four Guys who often backed Ritter on the opry stage. Ritter 66, died wednesday night of a heart attack while arranging the release of a member of his band from the Nashville jail. A it was a really Nice service in keeping with what Tex would have said opry Star Ernest Tubb whose Friendship with Ritter dated Back 30 years. Among those to pay their respects at the Walnut Rose covered casket were gov. Winfield Dunn Roy Acuff and Eddy Arnold. A a in a grateful for having been Here and in a grateful for having known Tex Ritter a said gov. Dunn. A a we All loved him very much and we will All miss him very besides Dunn other government officials included members of his Cabinet and u. S. Rep. Richard Fulton of Nashville. Or. Walter Courtenay who opened the 30-minute service at the first presbyterian Church said of Ritter a the was an unspoiled american. He was beyond most of us a Patriot in the pure sense of the word. A thank you god for Tex Ritter and All men like Ritter will be buried sunday in his Home state of Texas at the family plot in Nederland. Tonight the opry will present a Brief tribute to Ritter before its regular show. A the was just As Fine and respectful a Man with me Ernest Hank Williams and some of the Long time music greats As he was with someone just starting out in the business a said Acuff. Ritter often called the ambassador of country music was the second living person inducted into the country music Hall of Fame. Cambodians insurgents to talk by Matt Franjola associated press writer phenom penh Cambodia apr the cambodian government and the Khmer Rouge have agreed to Send representatives to Vientiane Laos on Jan. 14 to talk about starting peace negotiations government sources said today. But hostilities continued Una bated. The government military command said cambodian gunboats artillery and air planes continued pounding positions on the East Bank of the Mekong River from where the insurgents Are suspected to have launched rocket attacks on the capital. The communique said fighting broke out at Prek Kabao seven Miles Northeast of phenom penh where government paratroopers sought to push the Khmer Rouge out of rocket Range of the capital. Another skirmish was reported seven Miles further at Prek Tameka. In phenom penh a woman terrorist attacked a militia Post with hand grenades this morning killing one militiaman and wounding to civilians the command said. She escaped. The reports of peace feelers were met with a wait and see attitude by Western observers. They noted that previous attempts by the phenom penh government to Start talks have been rebuffed by the insurgents. Sources said president Lon nol has picked or. Mok lean a member of the National ministry of Concord to represent the government at the talks. Mok lean was said to have been in Contact previously with Khmer Rouge representatives in Cambodia. In South Vietnam negotiations Between the Saigon government and the Viet Cong on exchanging prisoners stalled today in disputes. South Vietnam a Delegate to the joint military commission said the Viet Cong made a absurd demands in asking that a timetable for the release be worked out before release Sites Are selected. The Viet Cong spokesman said Saigon was a scheming. To reconnoitre release Sites in order to prepare for new High Point Enterprise saturday january 5, 1974 a British guarding Airport against terrorist attacks by de Blanche associated press writer London a the British army ringed London a Heathrow Airport with armoured cars Light tanks and hundreds of soldiers today in an apparent attempt to guard against terrorist attacks. A this is part of the contingency plans that have been prepared to Deal with emergencies a Scotland Yard said in a statement. The show of Force around the Airport came As the government prepared to press charges against three suspected terrorists accused of conspiring to possess guns and ammunition. The three a one of whom has been identified As Allison Thompson an 18-year-old Model and waitress from Santa Barbara Calif. A were scheduled to appear in a West London court later today. Troops were guarding the courthouse As Well. The disposition of soldiers and Armor at the Airport was the first indication As How serious the government is treating the possibility of terrorist attacks. Britain normally does not maintain guards at airports and British police usually carry no guns. Police said miss Thompson and Abdelk Hir Al Akkaoui 25, of Morocco were arrested a week ago at London Airport after she arrived with five automatic pistols and ammunition in her Luggage. Atler a seem 21, of Pakistan was seized when he arrived in London on monday. Both the moroccan and the pakistani had been students at Santa Barbara Community College. Police sources said detectives questioning the three believe they May be part of a moroccan organization dedicated to the overthrow of pro Western King Hassan ii. A plentiful Supply Boston apr there Are mapped and explored reserves of 1.6 trillion tons of Coal in this country about half of which Are recoverable by present technology and probably another 1.6 trillion tons yet undiscovered Arthur d. Little inc. Reports. Calling Coal the most abundant fuel this country has the research adds that 59 per cent of All Coal mined in the United states is used to generate electricity. The times of London said they were part of a plot to kill or Kidnap the moroccan ambassador Abdellah Corfi. The police sources said the three appeared to have no connection with such known Arab terrorist organizations As Al Fatah and Black september. Another american girl tall and about 25 years old was detained by special Branch detectives earlier Friday for questioning about International terrorism after she arrived on a jumbo Jet from new York. Police refused to name her but said she was a a known associated of the other three. There had been reports that prime minister Edward heaths government would Only Deport the three hoping to stave off terrorist reprisals in the event they were tried and jailed. But newspapers and politicians called for a trial warning against passing British responsibilities on to other governments. In Santa Barbara miss Thompsons aunt Melissa Merwin 29, said the girl spent Christmas eve with her and then left for new York where she said she had a a a modelling Fulbright seeks another stint Washington a sen. J. W. Fulbright is off and running again. The Arkansas democratic announced on wednesday he will seek a sixth term next fall. Fulbright is chairman of the Senate foreign relations committee. A member of the Senate since 1945, he came to Washington in 1943 As a democratic representative from Arkansas. 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Custom framed double matted original enamels and persian oils $2300 a Tom i a Vonni. V Nevi in non re Vav i we inv in Ini Vivi r81l8ui limn cat Roseart corp. Plainview . A the original Art liquidators television log 2 of it in Greensboro Jjck Quot a a wsi., Roanoke Ltd a Ltd a it it it it . 2 3 9 12 news to the explorers 8 30 . 2 3 news 9 Arthur Smith to news 12 Addams family 7 00 . 2 Hee Haw 3 Tommy Faile 8 Crosby Golf o Lawrence Welk 10 wait till your. 12 safari to adventure 7 30 . 3 Ozzie girls to mainstream 12 other people. 8 00 . 2 3 All in the family 8 Abc news closeup to 12 emergency 8 30 . 2 3 Mash 8 it Gator bowl 0 00 . 2 3 Mary Tyler Moore 8 Griff to 12 movie 9 30 . 2 3 Bob Newhart 10 00 . 2 3 Carol Burnett 8 Lawrence Welk 11 00 . 2 3 news 8 news Ohio 12 news 11 30 . 2 3 movie 8 wrestling 0 to 12 movie special. To -. 7 00 Bing Crosby pro am Golf a 8 00 Abc close up Quot right to die Quot ugh pts capsule views of today s evening programs 7 . 2 a Hee Haw guests will be Roy Acuff and Jim de Brown. 8 Crosby Golf live coverage of the third round of play from Pebble Beach Calif. 8 . 8 Abc news closeup a a the right to this special explores a personal subject that no one wants to talk about and examines the disturbing ethical and Legal issues involved. It seeks answers to questions such As a when should death come a and a who should decide a the special also examines the most advanced technology offered by medical science to preserve life. 12 emergency a raging fire traps paramedics Gage and Desoto when they attempt to Rescue a fireman caught beneath a tractor. 8 30 . 2 Mash it. Col. Henry Blake discovers the Fountain of youth while resting and recuperating in Tokyo. 9 . 2 Mary Tyler Moore a when Mary starts dating the news Anchorman from the top rated television station in town she soon finds herself doubling As a spy. 12 movie a number one a with Charlton Heston As a Star football player who faces problems in his career and his marriage. Jessica Walter stars As his wife. 10 . 2 Carol Burnett guests will be Steve Lawrence and Tim Conway. 8 Lawrence Welk this weeks show offers a Parade of 22 a grammy award winning tunes honoured by America s recording highs. 11 30 . 2 late movie a strange bedfellows a with Rock Hudson and Gina Lollobrigida. An International Oil company executive has to watch his corporate image when he is about to divorce his turbulent italian wife. 12 late movie a the Pigeon that took with Charlton Heston Elsa Martinelli and Harry Guardino. During the nazi occupation of Italy two americans take up residence with a resistance Leader whose elder daughter is trying frantically to find a husband for her sister while the men try to follow Allied instructions. Read the Enterprise classified ads

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