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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - March 14, 1974, High Point, North Carolina To vie review papillon s escape plods Energy office set for april Market the Story of a Many ses ape from the French penal Colony known by the name of is most notorious unit devils Island is told with Cathedra like solemnity in such portentous weight pulls this film at the Towne theatre right to the Bottom of the sea on whose thunderous Waves we last see papillon in the act of escape at which he finally succeeds. The scene is one of Relief rather than inspiration it has been a Long time in coming. A a papillon is based on the Book by Henri Charrier and is supposed to be for the a review High Point Enterprise thursday March 14,1574 11b most part the account of How he finally did indeed escape from devils Island. But the film turns the escape into a heavy statement about brotherhood and the indomitable spirit of Man. The result is a diffusion of tension and suspense excitement and fear and any feeling of the dirty Gritty horror of the penal Colony itself. The direction by Franklin j. Schaffner working from a plodding screenplay by Dalton Trumbo and Lorenzo Semple jr., is Antiseptic and uninvolved. Both the action and the characterizations Are kept at s length As the movie is calculated carefully the furniture factories around its two stars Steve marketing Assn. Of the South Mcqueen and Dustin Hoff Fomas has established an Man. Energy office Here for the Mcqueen is papillon and Southern furniture Market. Hoffman stuttering and bumbling in voice and manner is his counterfeiter Friend with a seemingly endless amount of funds at hand to finance the attempts to escape. But the characters and their relationship Are not realized. nuances Are lost completely As scenes Are played out far to Long in the mechanics of a big production which is finally the Only Quality of Robert Marks three top level executives have been loaned full time to coordinate Energy and transportation services for the upcoming Southern Market scheduled for april 19-26 in North Carolina. Frank Snyder general counsel of Bassett furniture industries Bassett va., will be Energy coordinator. Snyder will work closely with local state and Federal Energy officials. Assisting Snyder will be thieves get equipment in haul police said wednesday that Carolina body shop on English Road was entered by burglars and Over 52,000 Worth of equipment was stolen. They said the building was entered by breaking a window in the rear of the shop. Stolen were several Sanders two Spray guns and an assortment of tools having a total value of about $2,260. Eugene Pratt of Tate Street said that someone entered his Home by removing the screws from a padlock device on the front door. He said that a television set wig and clothing Worth about $157 were stolen alone with about $50 in Cash. Someone entered e. Green drive billiard by breaking the Glass in the front door. The thieves then took about $50 in change from a Juke Box. Damage was estimated at $20. James Lewis Ingram of Brockett Street said that someone broke the Glass in triad Park Board eyes alternatives Greensboro members of the Piedmont triad Parks commission Are at work a examining All the alternates in connection with a proposal for establishing a major Park in the Greensboro High Point and Winston Salem area according to Richard Maxwell a member representing the Guilford county Board of commissioners. Maxwell said alternatives include size of the Park facilities to be placed there and its location. He said members Are studying areas where the Park could be placed but that no definite location has been selected. A major Effort is under Way to Complete the study Maxwell said. Maxwell said state natural and economic resources Secretary James Harrington and two assistants attended a recent meeting of the group to help set in motion procedures necessary in order to bring a Park into being. He said the Steps outlined should culminate within a Short time in representatives of the five local governmental units going Back to their Parent organizations with additional facts. The Parks commission is made up of representatives out of reach some people have quit calling it the High Cost of living a hereafter it will be the High Cost of trying to live. Of Guilford and Forsyth counties and of Greensboro High Point and Winston Salem. The proposal for a Park to be located on the Border area Between Guilford and Forsyth counties has the top priority on a list approved by the Piedmont triad Council of governments. Maxwell has pointed out that a Park in this general location would help to keep the three cities from growing together and that this area of the state has the largest concentration of population in North Carolina but no state Park he is urging that funds for a Park come from state sources his Back door and entered his Home. He said the Only thing missing was a cup containing about $2 in change that was a located in his bedroom. Mike Wayne Hollins of Sunnybrook Road said that a tape player 20 tapes and a tape Case were stolen from his car while it was parked at Home. He valued the items at $265. John Albert Lee of Arbor Dale drive said that his Golf clubs and bag valued at about $200 were stolen from outside tax violation is charged to entertainer los Angeles a comedian actor Richard Pryor has been indicted on charges of failing to file income tax returns for the years 1967 through 1970, the . Attorneys office says. Pryor who co starred with Diana Ross in a lady sings the blues a made Gross income of $250,000 during the four years assistant . Atty. Stephen v. Wilson said wednesday. An attorney for Pryor 34, had no immediate comment on the action by a Federal grand jury saying he had just received word of the indictment which was filed Friday. The pro shop at Emerywood country club. L. G. Jones of Parkside drive said tools Worth about $21 were stolen from a Utility shed at his Home. Arrests made by police wednesday included Harvey Clodfelter 66, of Albertson Road larceny and Herbert Lee Winchester 24. Of Richland Avenue making indecent Telephone Calls. Guilford county deputies said that Donna Yvonne Carter 16, of Archdale Road reported tuesday that she had been kidnapped. Deputies said she told them two men wearing ski masks and one armed with a pistol were waiting outside her Home when she left for school monday morning. She said the men ordered her to drive them to Columbia. S.c., where they got out of the car and walked into some Woods she said she then went to a Motel and telephoned friends in High Point to come and get her. Deputies said that she was not injured. Boyd Smith manager of administrative services for Thomasville furniture industries Thomasville and Paul Curtis a customer service executive for Broyhill inds., Lenoir. Smith will coordinate the offices activities in the High Point-1 Thomasville Lexington Statesville area and Curtis will coordinate activities in the Hickory Morganton Lenoir area. A we Are confident that this staff will anticipate and resolve All aspects of the Energy and transportation situation for the Southern furniture Market a said r. M. Simmons jr., Fomas president and head of its executive committee. Society taps pc students five area students have been inducted into the honorary education fraternity Kappa Delta i at High Point College. High Point students Are Kathy Allred of 1701-j e. Lexington ave. Bonnie Beasley daughter of or. And mrs. R c. Beasley of 823 Arbordale or. Ernestine Dockery of 806 Cliffside ave. And Michal Truex of 115 Sun View St. Pauline Cox of 16 e. Colonial or. In Thomasville also was inducted into the society. Barn s red hot lovers is delightful production the fears and fantasies of the Middle age male Are balanced against the moral certainties of the Middle class by Neil Simon in a last of the red hot the laughter that follows in More gentle than biting but laughter there is a plenty in this new production sharply paced and delightfully performed at the barn dinner theatre. The Structure of Simon a play is straightforwardly simple. Barney Cashman in the Middle years of his life sets out to have an affair. He loves his wife and he is wrapped up in his business a seafood restaurant but he has begun to think about dying. The thought of his death has become a permanent part of his life. A my existence is Nice. I will go to my grave having led a Nice life and 1 11 have a Nice funeral a he laments. So he sets out to have an affair. Over a period of a year there is a rendezvous in his mothers apartment with three different women a one for each act. Elaine is defensively Brash and cynical Bobbi is a Kooky Chatterbox and Jeanette is a Friend beset by the knowledge her husband has been having an affair himself. Barneys progression from a total stranger to a Friend is not without its purpose. As each one of these women represents a different Side of the female so does Barney change in what becomes for him a voyage of self discovery. Simon s insights Are familiar and his denouement is unsurprising. But his comedy is infused with the laughter of self recognition and his lines Are thrown about with skillful timing and aplomb by Allen Lane. Caroline Batson Hope Hatcher and Elizabeth Carlisle. Together they constitute one of the most perfect casts i can recall for a barn production and Gregg Norman has directed with a balanced blending of action and characterization that savors fully a last of the red hot Robert Marks Many Blanks a straight tip on a sure thing demonstrates that this life is full of uncertainties. Bob amp Hazel amp the Wolf pack n ill Piny for a dinner amp dance sat., March 16th at the High Point Moose Lodge #693 v. Main Street dinner served from 7 p.rn.-9 . Dance a 9 00 . To 1 00 . Call 869-2511 for your reservations plan to come and enjoy a pleasant evening Moose members amp guests Western sizzling Steak House lots of specials 11 . 11 . Steak amp eggs 6 00 . To 11 . $1.39 to $1.69 banquet rooms amp take out service available. 800 n. Main pm. 88s-84s4 i Center downtown i main of 1 20. 3 1s. Soo 7his, o of adult child. 2.00 .75 a double barrel of a a Trinity fun twins of evil. A thunderbird i ,. Escape is everything Quot Joseph l Levine presents an Arco embassy film Quot they Call me Trinity Quot an Auto Imbody Koloa Jymm starts at dusk i Joseph e Lavint and Auto embassy a mint an Luw it zen Garelli film a str xxi my name 3 me tomorrow wait Disney production amp Young love takes the Helm and Dao flips out a a Jig technicolor c 1973 Walt bunty productions Ivy in amp c 11 win Dititto prot i fit ii double feature ii starts at 7 00 in Init n x Oft Jiju Xor Al it a dinner theatre Stagecoach Trail near Airport reservations dial 883-7914 open 7 nights each week sunday night special 800 per person dinner 7 00 . Show 8 30 . 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