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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 10, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Three papers drop pro Nixon stance by the associated press three newspapers that supported president Nixon in 1968 and 1972 have editorials in fridays issues calling for his resignation or impeachment. The positions taken by the los Angeles times Cleveland Plain dealer and the Kansas City times follow by one Day a similar Call by the Chicago Tribune which also had been a Nixon supporter. Also the Nashville tennessean said in its Friday editions that Nixon should resign from office. The tennessean which supported the 1972 presidential bid of sen. George Mcgovern. D-s.d., said a president Nixon must be painfully aware that he has lost the most desperate and dangerous Gamble of his political the tennessean referred to Nixon a decision a to defy subpoenas for tape recordings and to submit edited transcripts of some tapes instead in Hopes that this move would establish his innocence in the Public a a resignation would be the honorable course for president Richard Nixon a the tennessean editorial concluded. The los Angeles times said the transcripts a contain presumptive evidence of at least one impeachable offence a the obstruction of Justice. The newspaper said nothing less than impeachment by the House and trial by the Senate could determine the president s fitness to continue in office. A standing alone the transcript of March 21, 1973, would appear to justify or. Nixon s removal from office under even the narrowest College finals slated sunday by the associated press the University of North to Arolina at Chapel Hill will have the largest graduating class this weekend As commencement exercises Are held at six College and University campuses sunday. A graduating class of about 5.000 will figure in exercises in Chapel Hills Kenan stadium while at Duke University in nearby Durham degrees will be awarded to More than 2.000, largest graduating class in the schools history. Duke s commencement speaker will be Canadian prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau who will receive one of six honorary doctorates the school will Confer. A doctor of Laws degree will be awarded posthumously to former North Carolina sen. B. Everett Jordan. The commencement speaker at Chapel Hill will be gov. Jim Holshouser who will receive one of five honorary degrees to be conferred the University of North Carolina at Charlotte also will hold commencement exercises sunday with a graduating class of about 1.200. Sen. Sam Ervin in. C., will be the commencement speaker. Other commencements sunday Are scheduled at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro Fayetteville state University and Belmont Abbey College. The commencement speaker at unc a will be or. Juanita m Kreps vice president and professor of economics at Duke University. William a Friday president of the University of North Carolina system also will participate. The principal speaker in the Belmont Abbey exercises will be Brooks Hays a former Arkansas congressman and founder of the ecumenical Institute at Wake Forest University in Winston Salem. Largest Sale in the area items to be auctioned or sold automobiles pictures Luggage toys appliances Lawn furniture choirs clothing fans Tobies lamps radios hide a Beds fans Over 5,000 other items sofas old books Antiques tires Point bikes Boke goods free drawing for prizes each hour. Prizes include tickets to car winds Lakeside land of of free tune ups Oil changes Etc. Special attraction Bud Osborne and his band. Auctioneers Jimmy Jones Jake Harris. Date May la 1974 10 00 . 5 00 . Place High Point Bank amp Trust co., parking lot Westchester or. Sponsored by the Exchange amp Exchange the clubs Alpha Gamma Delta sorority and Delta Sigma Phi fraternity. Proceeds will be distributed Between the High Point kindergarten for the handicapped and the High Point youth services Bureau. Is 8 4 now open under new management the decorating Center Home building and remodelling 1218 n. Main St. Mack Pyrtle Ron Bailey open House Friday saturday s30400 in door prizes drawing saturday May 11 the 4 00 free refreshments 10% discount on All Wall coverings 15% discount on All paints Complete line of accessories by Windsor West Wall paper Wall coverings visit our showroom just come in and browse custom colors Interior or exterior All types painting supplies definition of an impeachable offence a the commission of an indictable crime a the California newspaper said. The Plain dealer said a the president has gone too far. The transcripts of White House conversations clearly involve him in a coverup to say the least. That and his refusal to comply with the subpoenas of the watergate special prosecutor and the House judiciary committee have virtually assured that impeachment of president Nixon will become reality a the Plain dealer said. A the facts of the matter now show that no other course is possible a the Ohio newspaper said. The Kansas City times said a the american Constitution. Is reflective of the Hopes and Ideal of Mankind for Justice and truth and a Good life. A can such values really be reconciled with the Sleazy dialogues now emerging in the White House transcripts can the end product of the men who gathered nearly two centuries ago to Frame the Constitution be a Bank of knaves who talk of advantage revenge and adroit Man Euver and never of what is right or wrong or what is Good for the country a the Kansas City times said Nixon scored successes in foreign policy but a now must ask himself whether his continued presence in office might not destroy these great Man plunges 27 stories in Winston apr James Edward Pollard 25, who had a history of mental problems died in a 27-Story plunge from the roof of the Wachovia building thursday while awaiting admittance to a mental Hospital. Police records show that Pollard of Winston Salem sought to get himself committed to the John Umstead Hospital at Butner last monday. He was taken to Reynolds memorial Hospital where he was to stay until he was taken to Butner. He was Able to leave Reynolds somehow and ride an elevator to the top of the 410-foot Wachovia building. Pollard a muscular Man of 250 pounds was Able to pry open the locked door to the roof with a piece of Metal. Dents on the door and the Frame show his efforts. Larry Habheggar. A lawyer was walking toward the building in which he has his office when he glanced up and saw pollards figure Over the a in the a a Wachovia sign. He said Pollard did not hesitate before jumping. High Point Enterprise Friday May to 1974 134 Turkey prices drop Birds destroyed Goldsboro no. Apr North Carolina Turkey growers third in the nation in production Are destroying eggs and slaughtering breeder flocks in an Effort to curb a Market glut that has driven wholesale prices to a 30-year Low. William Shepard of Goldsboro president of the National Turkey federation says housewives will Benefit with retail Turkey prices dropping As Low As 39 cents a Pound. But an unprecedented oversupply could prove disastrous for Many Turkey producers and will result in Sharp production cutbacks and skyrocketing prices later Shepard said. Shepard is general manager for Goldsboro milling co., one of three major producers in Eastern North Carolina. His firm produces 2.5 to 3 million turkeys a year. A producers today Are losing from $3 to $4 a Bird Quot he said. A but we re having to move the Birds. At the end of the first Quarter of 1974 there was an oversupply of Over 200 million pounds in cold with last years meat shortage retail prices of Turkey Rose As High As $1.19 a Pound last thanksgiving. The High prices and what appeared to be a prospective meat shortage resulted in greater production. But High prices not Only sparked increased production of other meat products they stimulated buyer resistance. Other problems also developed. Shepard said the government has been purchasing turkeys to Supply Public school lunchrooms around the nation. That program is being curtailed. Shepard was to appear before a congressional committee hearing this week to urge its continuation. Compounding the problem for producers has been Sharp increases in feed equipment and labor costs. For example feed prices were around $90 a ton two years ago. Today the same feed costs the producer $175 per ton. A the consumer is going to Benefit in the weeks ahead because the prices Are Down and will stay Down until the Supply is reduced. But a lot of producers Are going to be Hurt and some of them will be wiped out a said Shepard. He said one producer near Monroe destroyed 10,000 pouts in a single Day last week. A you can to keep raising them when you re going to lose 13 to 17 cents per Pound a he added. The problem is nationwide. Or. Harold b. Fighter evangelist revival. May 9 thru la 7 30 . 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