High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jun 5 1974, Page 81

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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - June 5, 1974, High Point, North Carolina A High Point Enterprise wednesday june 5 19h conserve 4hers Are told Fonta Nanc nationally known out Doorman has challenged delegates to the 19th 4h regional resource development conference to preserve the nations natural resources Paul Ott Public relations director of the National wildlife federation urged the 4h club members Mon Day night to help preserve land water forests arid other resources for current and future generations More than 250 senior High school 4h clubbers from the seven Tennessee Valley states Are attending the we Klong conference held annually at Fontana Village they Are participating in workshops in which they will study the relationship of human resources to soil atmosphere water minerals wildlife and Forest resources specialists from land Grant colleges in the Valley states of Alabama Mississippi Tennessee Virginia North Carolina Kentucky and Georgia Are conducting the workshops mishap emphasizes the Point Windsor locks Conn a an elderly Simsbury woman didst need to con Vince anyone at Chorches Chrysler Plymouth sales that her brakes need service on monday Germaine Faivre 70 found her brakes failing at an intersection she immediately drove to the car dealer but her brakes failed again and her car smashed through a showroom window the dealer estimated damage at several thousand dollars and said he would repair her brakes evangelical Chu Are on the Rise by Tracy Early Astrich new Fifer Alton new York conservative evangelical churches Are continuing to grow while the More Liberal mainline denominations Are declining according to figures in the newly published 1974 yearbook of the american and Canadian churches the Southern Baptist convention which is generally conservative in theology and social Outlook has passed the 12 million Mark increasing the margin by which the denomination of Billy Graham ranks As the largest protestant body in the nation some smaller protestant bodies including the assemblies of god and the Church of the Nazarene also continue to grow As do some groups further from the protestant mainstream seventh Day adventists mormons and Jehovah witnesses among the denominations reporting a decrease in membership Are those form ing the principal base of sup port for the National Council of churches noted for its Liberal stance figures for these churches show american Baptist churches at 1484393 Down 5 per cent from the previous year Christian Church disciples of Christ 1352211 Down 24 per cent episcopal Church 3062734 Down 48 per cent lutheran Church in America 3034366 Down 11 per cent presbyterian Church us Southern 946536 Down a fraction of 1 per cent United Church of Christ 11895016 Down 18 per cent United methodist Church 10334521 Down 17 per cent and United presbyterian Church 2908958 Down 35 per cent the Catholic Church by far the nations largest with Over 48 million members appears to have reached a plateau reporting a slight gain in its Canadian Section the yearbook reports an increase of about a million in Catholic membership there based on a government census As against previous churches timotes the census found 10 million catholics among Canadas population of 22 million the two largest protestant churches of Canada the anglican with 1048261 members and the United Church of Canada with 993 190 reported slight declines statistics for the annual yearbook Are compiled by the us National Council of churches with constant Jac Quet an episcopal Layman As editor since the movement of reports up from parishes through denominational structures to the acc and then into published form re quires time the yearbook figures Are always somewhat out of Date this year it basically represents the situation at the end of 1972 but in cases where denominations have released later statistics they confirm the same general trends according to the 1974 year Book the Overall percentage of americans with some religious affiliation is holding steady at 624 the total of 131324564 includes 71648521 protestants 48460427 catholics 6515000 jews and 3739620 Eastern orthodox in addition the total includes 912551 members of old Catholic polish National Catholic and armenian churches 100000 buddhists and 448445 members of such miscellaneous groups As unitarian universalist and the ethical culture movement the figure for jews is an estimate of the total jewish Community not All of whom Are affiliated with synagogues Eastern orthodox figures also tend to be estimates of the total strength of their ethnic communities some protestant bodies give Only estimates or report infrequently or both the largest Black denomination National Baptist convention inc has reported the same round figure 55 million Lor several years and there Are an unknown number of peo ple in Independent and underground churches not affiliated with Deno Matons for these and other reasons such As different policies on whether to count Young children Jacquet strongly urges caution in the interpretation of religious statistics nonetheless he says it is possible to discern trends by year year com Parison of reports from churches that do compile statistics with some care no Market fluctuation because your funds remain intact and your interest is guaranteed for four years there Are no Market fluctuations with first citizens Banks to savings Bonds interest which is compounded annually is available quarterly annually or at maturity you May withdraw some or All of your funds before maturity upon written notice of hardship Federal regulations require that the following substantial penalty be imposed on such withdrawals you receive interest on withdrawn funds at the regular savings rate for the period held less 90 Days interest funds not withdrawn continue to earn interest act now move your funds to first citizens savings Bond rate 7m time requirement 4 years amount or More can do Bank if vhf h f o c o Thust compary 1c 131 5 conveniently located downtown at the first citizens Bank building m the Zaire shopping Center at 2110 Westchester drive and in the Eastgate shopping Center at 153 Greensboro Road prices everything you need for a 30 quart Mark Iii 13 Sizzler Grill now folded handle ice Chest styrofoam ice buckets for at Ilderton Dodge those Good Guys in the White hats Are right on target with Economy an a automatic i transmission Dart swinger automatic two door Hardtop 1 Economy our Dart swinger with an automatic transmission got better Gas mileage than Maverick or Nova Standard shift cars in Light City driving in a recent test conducted by Sac the United states Auto a Dart swinger with a six Cylinder engine and an automatic transmission got better Gas mileage than a Ford Maverick and Chevy Nova the Ford and Chevy were also six Cylinder cars equipped with Standard shift transmission for Complete results on the Sac test and a few More Nice see your nearest Dodge boys soon automatic transmission when you buy either a Dart swinger Hardtop or Dart custom four door Sedan optionally equipped with Power steering Vinyl roof am radio Light package Whitewall tires deluxe wheel covers left Remote control Mirror deluxe bumper guards three Speed wipers and electric washers inside Mirror deluxe insulation package and special exterior mouldings your Dodge dealer can offer you the automatic transmission free because Dodge Doest charge him for get a swinger automatic Deal at the Dodge boys United states Chrysler authorized dealers sanctioned and results certified by United states Auto clu8 e5i5 4 drive a Dart today the Small car with Usa proven Economy Ilderton Dodge i the 701709 South main phone 8854091 High Point n c boys Mark v 18 Grill Utility table Rolfs to table or counter convenient electrical outlet and Extension Cord White Avocado or Harvest Gold 10 x 17 double Hibachi special Price 4 Days Only puts new zing in old Lawn furniture airline webbing 150 feet re webbing for Lawn chairs enough for chaise and two chairs 10 Inch Large wooden salad bowl cast Iron Fry pans 3 pc set we Reserve the right to limit quantities none sold to dealers Corner Westchester at English Road next to Public wholesale

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