High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jun 5 1974, Page 84

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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - June 5, 1974, High Point, North Carolina February textile employment drops Carmichael Atlanta a a textile Mill employment dropped during february in All eight Southeastern states covered by the Atlanta office of the us department of labor the Federal Agency says employment declined by 5 200 to a March level of 705900 that is 7400 fewer than we reworking in Southeastern Mills at the same time a year ago a drop due primarily to a reduction of 6500 yorkers in North the Bureau of labor statistics reported that North Carolina lost 2000 workers in february Georgia 1900 South Carolina 600 and Alabama 300 a loss of about 100 employees was reported in Florida Mississippi ten Nessee and Virginia Over the 12month period employment dropped by 1500 in Tennessee 900 in Virginia 600 in Mississippi and 300 in Georgia employment Rose 1200 in Alabama Over the 12month period while there were 900 additional workers in Florida and 300 More in South Carolina textile Mill production workers averaged 407 hours per week in March reflecting a decline of two tenths of an hour from february Gross average hourly earn Ings at were up one cent Over the month and 19 cents the year but the reduced hours Cut average weekly earnings by 19 cents to a level of Gross average weekly earnings Rose Over the year Penny Candy High Point Enterprise wednesday june 51974 19a writer says real life drama is Best source Chicago a Penny Candy apparently is going the Way of Copper pennies out higher prices Are the reason Peter f Norton a member of Board of the National confectioners association predicted in an interview monday that Penny candies will soon be a thing of the past and Norton also said the 157cent Candy bar is fast becoming the Candy bar or a smaller Lucent bar Norton executive vice president of Ludens inc Reading Pam manufacturer of Candy As Weir As cough drops is in Chicago for the associations annual Conven Tion and exposition he said the Price of Candy has been slow to Rise in rela Tion to the Price of a cup of Coffee or a soft drink but that lately the Cost of Candy ingredients has increased sharply forcing the Price of Candy up he said sugar for example has gone up 250 per cent since january and that in two years the Price of Cocoa Beans has increased from 21 cents to a Pound production costs electricity transportation labor and the like also have risen sharply Norton said Norton said that if Penny Candy were made smaller it would be too Small to sell so the Price will probably be 2 cents a Candy kiss it takes from 30 to 40 Gallons of sap to make one gallon of Maple syrup by bo3 Thomas associated press writer los Angeles a in these times fiction cant live up to whats happening in real life observes film writer Abby Mann who has specialized in converting actual events into screen entertainment take the Patty Hearst Story he says a screen writer imagine a script so bizarre or watergate if it were done As a movie u would be heavily dramatic but the most interesting thing about watergate is that its so mundane the people their conversations everything Mann Points out that even the exorcist was based on a real life event such hits As Patton the French connection and Papison have also proved to producers the value of film subjects based on actual happenings the trend is favourable to Abby Mann a former reporter who knows How to dramatize the news his first movie script judgement at Nuremberg won Mann an Oscar he did his own legwork on that one interviewing German judges about their activities during the nazi regime his next assignment is to chronicle the plight of the in Dian in today America his producer Marlon Brando at present Mann is Over seeing the filming of Mike Frankovich production report to the com missioner based on the James Mills novel offhand you might think that the world Doest need another movie about corruption in the new York police depart ment but Mann says this one is different this is not a police Pic Ture nor is it a Chase Pic Ture he remarked its a reflection of our society showing How three Young people a Young White cop an White undercover policewoman and a Black Pusher Are destroyed by the establishment because they try to go against the system Mann disclosed some of the details of the next Brando project which has been subject to secrecy like most of the reclusive actors doings scotch treat sliced Bacon regular or thick sliced packers Label Hardwood charcoal big Star helps you spend less 10 la bag tasters Choice instant Coffee Orchard Charm Reg or Pink 8 of Jar lemonade i liquid detergent0 off Label palmolive 22 of size oven Krisp cookies 12 of Choc Chip Macaroon up 13 of sugar Box 12 of butter Box 12 of Peanut butter up your Choice pkg 38 tide detergent Orchard Charm fruit cocktail 32 text lunch meat Zesty no return Kraft Philadelphia scream cheese 8oz la 44 53i 17 of 12 of bottle drinks cocktail juice f i salad dressing Miracle whip t s i 32 of sj05 148 of 46 of Del Monte my 9 50 Misup b 14oz Low discount Price everyday Orchard Charm Grapefruit Pepsi 32 of 6 pm our Pride pure Cane sugar our Pride Sandwich i Campbells Tomato juice i Hunts Tomato paste 16oz 24 of 120z 33 37 32 35j 29 33 36 41i plus Deposit 5 la bag 24 of loaf red Gate pork Beans 98 Carnation 16oz 1102 26 31 91 95 i 4 bordens Eagle Brand a m a con Dens de milk 47 51i 4654

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