High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jan 23 1974, Page 76

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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - January 23, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Kab Point Emir Price Wyto Luuy Meisky to head drive Richard d Meisky vice president of Central savings Bank in High Point has been named chairman of the High Point Yucas 51st annual membership drive Leon Safrit y president also announced that Bill f and Ken Yarborough will serve As co chairmen of the drive which begins tuesday Jan 29 with pm Kickoff meeting at the y serving As chairman of the major divisions will be Robert Culler Jack Hawks Jack Salway and he Sonny Scruggs the drive will seek in participating and sustaining memberships said Meisky report meetings will be held feb 5feb 12 when the drive ends with final reports and awards Agency to get More House fire extinguished approve by firemen social services budget new Eagle 14yearold Henry Froelich son of or and mrs Jake Froelich of 606 Parkway in High Point was presented his Eagle scout badge in ceremonies sunday at St marys episcopal Church Froelich is a member of troop 7 sponsored by the Church Gene Sowder is scoutmaster by Jim Hawkins Enterprise staff writer Greensboro the Guilford county Board of commissioners monday approved a 1571140 revision in the dept of social services budget the budget change will permit upgrading 15 temporary posts to a permanent level and the continuance of the level of service in several programs at 1973 Levels following a shift of three major units from the dept of social services to the Federal social Security administration Lawrence Cogdill budget director said the revision will be financed by use of from Public assistance funds from social services funds from the state and from the county general fund the revision provides for six months of operation through the end of the current fiscal year and involves an estimated in county funds in addition to the from the state at present the persons filling the 15 temporary posts Are assigned to the social services depts eligibility Section there were some suggestions thursday at a commissioners committee meeting that three replaced As Quality control workers budget figures prepared by Cogdil showed it will Cost to provide services at the level current in december 1973 in the Fields of domiciliary care attendant care needy spouse essential person and certain disabled person programs the revision became a necessity in the Wake of the shift of the Aid to the aged the Aid to the Blind and the Aid to the disabled programs from the social services dept to the social Security unit Federal regulations required that state make certain that services recipients under these programs were receiving in december be continued at the Sam level although payments under the new program will not meet costs the extra Money to make up the difference Between the Federal monthly income and the Cost of services As residence at a boarding Home will come from a new general assistance program being financed equally by the counties and the state in other business commissioners accepted a schedule for use in setting tax valuations on farm property under the new state program which allows property to be valued on its use rather than on sound value tax supervisor c r Brooks told commissioners his office has thus far received about 3c applications under the program applications Are due by the end of the month and that the requires the county to set a schedule to be used in determining valuations he said the system devised for this county had been developed with the cooperation of a number of far related agencies the plan involves use of soil maps to determine types of soil it also requires that farm property be under sound management practices and that it have earned per year from agricultural products and that it be the residence of the owner commissioners agreed to provide financial support to Guilford technical Institute in the defense of two civil suits the Money will provide for defense through the Federal District court level county attorney Ralph Walker said that two cases have been brought by former faculty members he said one of these alleges the school breached a contract and that the other alleges the school discharged the plaintiff before the end of his contract Walker is expected to represent the county the cases Are due for pretrial hearings today until the county Cai select a attorney commissioners adopted a Resolution setting up a new it Hope fire Protection District following a recent favourable vote the Resolution sets a tax rate of 10 cents per valuation a Resolution asking the Federal government to provide As its 75 per cent share of the costs of the proposed Horsepen Creek sewer outfall line was adopted information supplied to commissioners showed the original 1971 application showed an Overall Cost of for the project and that new estimates indicate the line will Cost million the Federal share has increased from on third to the current 75 per cent level the local share will drop from two thirds million to or 125 per cent and the state will Supply 125 per cent Geraldton a mining town in Northern Ontario was established As a result of a Gold strike in 1931 a House at 308 Loflin St was heavily damaged in a fire monday about am firemen said that two rooms in the House had considerable fire damage and that the remainder of the Frame Structure had heat and smoke damage the occupant of the House was listed As Eva Cox nobody was Home at the time of the fire firemen said the probable cause of the fire was a Candle left burning on a Chest of drawers in the bedroom firemen received two malicious false alarms from boxes at Whiteoak Street and Commerce Avenue and at Smith Street and Commerce monday at and pm respectively there was a Call to 307a Henley Street about 1103 pm monday when a pot of food left unattended on a stove went dry and caused smoke there was no fire damage firemen responded to a car fire today at am at s main Street and Kearns Avenue faked collapse brings results new York a an undercover policeman dressed in a truck Drivers uniform faked a collapse on a sidewalk in the South Bronx he soon found out reports of numerous Street crimes in the area were not exaggerated As officer Paul Mooney Lay feigning unconsciousness on sunday seven Young men sur rounded him they stole his wrist watch and Wallet con Taining Mooney said while they were debating whether to kick him in the face he raised his Arm to summon help from a backup squad and the gang beat him Jan 242526 Only shop roses and save 3 Days 1 Only shop nights til 9 Friday til 10 lamp shades your Choice of drum extra deep drum 10 in12 in 14 in 15 in and 8 in boudoir special Purchase 1 84 i each Reg 99 package of dishcloths jumbo record special 1 99 shop these bargains plus Many More unadvertised bargains throughout store polyester and Cotton fabrics by Dan River Reg 98c to si24 fantastic selection save up to 56 Andy Williams Johnny Mathis Rod Stewart fifth dimension m 100 Cotton tufted bed spreads twin or full size regular 8 track tapes 99 r your favorite artists top hits foam filled bed pillows attractive covers carpet pieces 24 x 43 stitched Edge shag and level Loop pile Burlap and synthetic backing meets fire Law regular value 198 93 e Reg reversible 14x24 mod mat protects floors Reg reversible double life 100 Cocoa Fibre yarn 93 c each Ultra ban Phillips milk of magnesia liquid Crest Crest Banda id Brand plastic strips liquid Prell shampoo Bandar buffering Schick injector razor kit i40 value Only noxzema noxzema powder twist automatic Eye Shadow Vitalis dry control excedrin Vitalis liquid excedrin White Star discount Cotters South game shopping Center Thomasville no

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