High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Mar 27 1974, Page 28

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - March 27, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Wilson s Blade Cui our own Fine aunt Hannah Large 1% la. Auster Spaghetti with meat balls 303 cans the pause that refreshes plus Deposit Nice yellow 1qb High Point Enterprise wednesday March 27,1974breast cancer detection drive plans explained a breast cancer detection program aimed at screening 5,000 women in Central North Carolina will begin at Duke University medical Center in june according to is. Harriet Flint program director of the North Carolina american cancer society. Is. Flint spoke tuesday at a meeting of the local cancer society Board at the Owca. The project is one of 27 across the nation being funded by the american cancer society and the National cancer Institute in an Effort to Cut the death rate from breast cancer the number one cancer killer of american women. Volunteer workers from the North Carolina division of the american cancer society will help in the project by encouraging women who have no cancer symptoms to make an appointment and undergo the Quick painless tests is. Flint said. The examinations will be offered at no charge to women 35 and older. She said it is expected to Cost about $200,000 the first year and is approved for two years of funding. The goal for the second year will be to screen an additional 5,000 women and also to repeat examination of the first year group. Of the 5.000 women participating in the program 1,000 will come from Guilford county. A it is hoped that four areas of candidates will be served primarily by the program a is. Flint said. A the Center wants to reach women from Low income families women gop registrars picked in Davidson Lexington their names have not yet been released but republicans have been selected to replace democratic registrars in All of Davidson county a 44 precincts. Written confirmation from each of the 44 appointed must be received by the Board of elections before the names of the new registrars will be published according to Board member Doug Lopp. Democratic chairman Jim mock a Lexington attorney said today he had heard reports that the new Republican dominated elections Board was having difficulty finding a Republican registrar for every precinct. In High Point township located in Guilford county six of 21 registrars will be democrats and there Are indications that democrats will be retained elsewhere in Guilford. But Lopp the newest member of the elections Board said All Republican precinct chairmen had submitted nominees for the registrar positions within a reasonable length of time after the new Board had been sworn in. The installation took place on monday. March la and after the ceremonies. Republican c. Boyce sink of Lexington was elected chairman of the Board the transition from democratic to Gap control of local election machinery is occurring statewide As a result of the 1972 election of a Republican governor. In Industry women from Rural areas and senior the screening of each woman will take about an hour and will use a combination of several techniques a clinical examination by a surgeon thermography a heat infrared scan of the breast and xer radiography and mammography a rays of the breast. The tests Are painless and involves no injections she explained. The screening clinic will be housed in a building at the Lenox Baker cerebral palsy Hospital in Durham. The purpose of the project is to see whether mass screening pro grins can be valuable in cutting the death rate. Findings from each of the 27 projects in the nation As Well As data such As patient age and family history of breast cancer will also be collected in an Effort to try to come up with some predictive factors that will Tell which women have the greatest risk of developing the disease is. Flint explained. Bob Shaw chairman of the 1974 High Point cancer crusade announced that the residential Campaign will begin april 27. Mrs. Sandy Mendenhall is the chairman. Or. Tommy Upchurch informed the Board that the annual free Oral detection Genic will be held again at Guilford technological Institute on May 5 from 2 to 5 . Security guards quipped with two Way radios door stall and night watchman docks win protect a Quot do up Quot a Davis patrol amp watchman service 126 n. Main High Point n c. Coll 886-4025 is is Ltd Cic a America s largest tax service with Over 6000 offices a 823 n. Main St. 885-0019 a 3035 s. Main St. 431-5227 a 1020 e Green St. 888-7354 a 200 e. 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