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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 30, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Opening of Alamance history Chester is gone drama highlights july 4 week but not forgotten by Robert Marks Tater Prifte Sun writer the opening production of a new historical drama which traces the settlement of quakers in the Region during the time of the american revolution highlights fourth of july activities in Piedmont North Carolina this week gov. James hol shouits and former governor Robert w Scott and his wife will be present at Snow Camp in Alamance county thursday for the dedication and premiere production of a a sword of peace also participating in the dedication program at 4 p m will be or Ruth Hackett clerk of the North Carolina yearly of the society of friends the performance of a sword of peace is scheduled to begin at is p m in the new outdoor Amphitheater at Snow Camp the site is in Southern Alamance county Between state highways 49 on the West and 87 on the East South of Burlington performances of sword of peace Are scheduled each thursday Friday and saturday at l 4s pm through August produced by the Snow Camp historical society. A sword of peace Quot was written by William Hardy professor of drama and television at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and director of a unto these the outdoor drama presented each summer at Cherokee the drama is focused on the family of Simon Dixon pioneers in the Early Quaker settlement at Cane Creek the quakers were tested in their commitment to peace by the conflicts it the Cane Creek Community before the outbreak of the revolutionary War and by the passage of lord Cornwallis and his British army through the area after the Battle at Guilford courthouse an arts and handicraft show a music festival and a muzzle loading Rifle shoot Are among other events scheduled at Snow Camp next weekend in connection with the opening of a sword of peace Quot meanwhile just 40 Miles away Al Durham spectators at the Usa Usk track and Field meet in Wallace Wade stadium at Duke University Friday and saturday can also be entertained by an arts festival. Sponsored by the North Carolina department of cultural rescuers and the Usa user track and Field meet committee the fest i veal will offer a Range of performances in music from country to concerto in dance rom clogging to Ballet in crafts from contemporary to traditional and in the theater from synergic to sophisticated the arts Arena will be the setting for performances by the larger music groups including the Eastern music festival orchestra with Leon Flesher pianist and the festival orchestra of the North Carolina school of the arts with Janice Harsanyi As soloist. More than iou craftsmen will be showing their wares and demonstrating their sunday Ray skills in one huge tent dance programs and theater performances will be held in Page auditorium and in the Fred theater programs in the summer arts festival. In connection with the track meeting begin wednesday and continue through saturday in Western North Carolina the fourth of july is to be celebrated with a crafts show and a fireworks display at the Weetsie Railroad amusement Park near Boone the crafts show opening tuesday and continuing through july i. Is under the sponsorship of the Blue Ridge hearthside crafts Assn the fireworks display will take place on the fourth in the Meadow near Weetsie Railroad there will be musical entertainment that evening from 7 o clock until 9 o clock when the fireworks display is to begin on the North Carolina coast Southport is the scene for the annual fourth of july festival More than is historical and educational exhibits will be among the attractions of the festival which gets under Way tuesday continuing through thursday the festival will feature Street dances band concerts a Donkey baseball game a Parade and. At the close thursday night a fireworks display from a Barge in the Cape fear River. In the triad area there will be a fireworks display at Tanglewood Park near Clemmons to celebrate the fourth and Kernersville will hold its 30th annual horse show on the Holiday a traditional fourth of july Observance will be marked in Winston Salem with a moravian Iov feast and torchlight Possession in old Salem. The Iov feast Wilt be at 2 p m. Thursday in Home moravian Church the torchlight processions begins at 9 pm in Salem Square the procession re enacts events in Salem on july 4. 1783 at Guilford College the Eastern music festival has a full round of music programs on schedule for the week beginning with piano recitals by students on monday and ending with a performance of Quot variations on America Quot by Ives and Shuman on saturday night by the Eastern philharmonic orchestra All of the concerts will be in Dana auditorium at Guilford College the time for each is 8 15 p m. Playhouse the Parkway playhouse at Burnsville begins its summer flounder shrimp amp oysters cola Slaw hush puppies French Fries 1716 North main St be kind to plants. And All other living things. Hanging Bushel til Shont ms-4714 hos b n. Main Street in Tim garage of Millis Square. We deliver a sword of peace general manager Jim Toland with Anna lots Dixon. Descendant of play s main character season wednesday with the opening of its production of Tom Jones a comedy for its 28th season the playhouse Alto has scheduled a picnic july till a night watch Quot july 17-20 a wilderness Quot july 1427, a arsenic and old lace Quot july 31 aug 3 and a my fair lady Quot aug 7-10 founded in 1948, the Side glances playhouse is affiliated with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro recital faculty members from the North Carolina school of the arts will present the second in a series of summer chamber music recitals monday at 8 is pm. In Crawford Hall on the Campus in Winston Salem by Gill Fox Einsom i a a it or it s perfect or commercial he has Good diction a sincere smile and just the proper touch of illiteracy Quot a ill free tickets to see Macon county line at the Towne theatre with every number one Steak dinner monday at buckaroo ranch. High Point 1711 n. Main Street All America knows about watergate Here Here for the first time is the Story of How we know All the president s men by c Bernicem 6 Woodard two reporters Tell their amazing Story of How they smashed open the watergate scandal. 8.95 wills Book St Ori Westchester mall Ali. The a a hts men the recital will feature the Clarion woodwind quintet and Soprano Janice Harsanyi Talv Alcade Cahn cede of music theatre opens july 8 at he arts Council theatre at Hanes Community Center in Winston Salem produced by the North Carolina school of the arts and the summer festival a a cavalcade of Motte theatre ranges in song and dance through the highlights of american musical theater of the past 50 years directed by Duncan Noble a a cavalcade will be performed at 8 la p in each tuesday. Wednesday. Thursday Friday and saturday through july 28 matinees Are scheduled 3 is p in on sundays concert Rock music Star David Bowie will perform in a concert it the Greensboro coliseum july 8 at 8 p in top of Mart Ray Eberie formerly featured Singer with the Glenn Miller orchestra will bring his own orchestra to the top of the Mart in High Point for dinner and dancing july 7, by Jerry blk associated press writer los Angeles i apr Sam Mccloud is no Rube hts Story is the classic one of the country boy who outfoxed the City stickers Pettus Weaver who plays the title role in arc a Quot Mccloud fits that Mold too against the Odds he Chuck cd a i Abba week Rote in gun smoke in 1984. Endured two so so series then scored heavily with a Mccloud he is much in demand for to movies and variety bows last year. He took on the establishment of the screen actors Guild and won As a Maverick candidate for president Weaver a guiding Sau a negotiations with the producers for a new contract there la tear the actors will strike if their de mend for higher residuals for reruns is not met time has mellowed Weaver a feelings about Chester Good the Gimpy bumpkin on i screechy drawl of mister dil Lon was a television byword for seven years Quot i Don i think we u Ever get to the Point where people won t remember Chester Quot said Weaver in his Sag office Quot i done to want them to forget the character but i think the Industry a longer ass Onate Dennis Weaver with Chaster Weaver had hoped to follow Gina Muff Quot with his own variety show hut ended up in Kentucky Jones 1 it tasted one season and he was soon Back for three season of gentle Ben. In which he played second fiddle to a Toh Pound Bear finally in 1989 Dennis Weaver became Sam Mccloud he said a it was the kind of role i was looking tor when i quit Sun Cmok after the two hour movie Pilot the show weal into the 197th?i season As part of the four to one Quot series a the Only survivor of that it went into the a a arc wednesday mystery movie a the following year the next year the mystery movie was moved to sundays Quot it s had a Check ered Weaver said with a smite Quot it s been changed and moved and withstood Ai kinds of things it s always come out on Mccloud a Weaver t fourth series a and the first i which he was the Rani Star a uti you re the Lead just by the nature of that you get bet ter acting Chorea and Hefter scenes to play that s what acting is All Shoat he said Quot i Don i think i Ever get tired of the character Quot he added a i Don t warn to play a one dimensional detective me l got a humorous Side. A romantic wet he has deep feelings and cares about people s problems Quot he does t like red tape and takes the Bull by the Quot it a vitiate tale of a fifth out of water a Guy from one environment trying to do Bis thing in another be t not Only the hero and wins in the end he a the underdog he has to fight the bad Guy a and hit chief every successful series without question has that going for it a relationship Between the regulars Quot the clash Between Mccloud the new Mexico marshal and j d Cannon who play the new York chief is a humorous one. Weaver said Quot you always try to inject ail of Ute into a role even the most serious aspects Al life have a humorous Side Weaver a native of Joplin to. And a Star athlete la Cal lege brings his vegetarian lunch to word in a Brown paper bag t8 read several Book on the benefits of vegetarianism As far As health is concerned be said Quot i never was a big meat eater i Don i Uke to see things killed he to married in his College sweetheart Ltd Erst me Stowell and they have three sons. Rick. Rob and Rasim about the ukr be started Weaver built a new Spanish style Home in the Calabasas area of the san Fernando Valley. Weaver had not been a live in i or screen actors Guild until he was elect and to the Board of directors i Ipi he said it was impossible to be involved with the Guild Uniesee you were on the Board last november he took on to cum Bent president John Gaeta and beat him Ona of the first things he did was to revamp the rules so that More actors could involved sleep Dine and entertain. 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