High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives May 21 1972, Page 50

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 21, 1972, High Point, North Carolina 146 Hith Point Enterprise sunday May 21, 1972 Price lid on service firms is studied by commission in Brooks Jackson awed ted Prate writer Washington a the Price commission May impose a 3 per cent limit on Price increases for big hotels professional sports teams motion picture theater chains and other big sender firms. One commission official said chances Are about 50-50 that such a lid will be imposed. Another official confirmed that such a move is under consideration but he quote Odds on whether it will be adopted. If it is it might Well mean Price reductions in some cases. This would happen if the lid is applied to any Price increase since smile past Date say the aug. Is freeze or since the beginning of this year. And it probably would not apply to some invisible average but directly to individual fees charges and ticket prices. Current proposals include a requirement that prices be posted so customers can easily spot violations. Officials said the commission probably wont act for at least another month. They said a lid would come in addition to present regulations which say service firms can to raise prices unless their costs go up and which limit the profit margins of firms that do raise prices. But not All service firms would be affected. Most Barber shops Small laundries and dry cleaners Bakers owner operated restaurants plumbers television repairmen and other Small service operators were freed from both wage and Price controls recently by president Nixon a Cost of living Council. It ended controls for 5 million Cau us. I hav a material that you can use to get Rio of them. 430 Wrynn Street phone 882-4115 int Small businesses with 60 or fewer employees including All but two fifths of the service Industry. Special rules already apply to some parts of the service Industry so they be covered by a lid. These include insurance firms construction firms and doctors hospitals nursing Homes and other health service concerns. But a lid would apply to All other service firms still under controls including the service operations of big retail chains. The Price commission estimates a lid would include 78 per cent of All Bank service fees 55 per cent of All hotel fees 67 per cent of motion picture tickets la per cent of Legal fees and an undetermined por Tion of architects Auto repair men building service firms detective and Protection service agencies film developing concerns big laundries and dry cleaners management service firms and real estate brokers. Government statistics show service prices have risen recently at a yearly rate of about 3.7 per cent. However some have gone up much fas ter. Bank interest rates Arena controlled and have gone Down under wage Price controls. Done tend up with a Hammock and no Trees. Tell the listener where you plan to go afterword. Hell Tell you Bow Yon can gala that retirement goal with the Many helps of int Egon insurance and related financial serried. Talk to the listener. Al it oses j Cre tooth paste Iff i Southgate 1678 South main St highpoint North Carolina tooth fast egg Kim Are toothpaste that a i fights against cavities great buy great for the whole family. Twin pack Deal of prices effective Mon. Tues. Wed. Only $1,j tubes $"5i value Robert Mccuiston . 164 Seuth main Street Tel. 883-0424 int Egon a Manoal services j Timens velour anklets slight irregulars or. Red White amp Blue of jewelry right guard deodorant 7 of. Reg. $1.59 <5 d j o a a a / a a Lovely asst. Of red White amp Blue Vamp necklaces in assorted styles. Girls size 7-14 100% nylons to it cd compare at $12.00 Warp knits mens Short sleeve shirts Coo polyester and Nylon knits. So a Al. Short sleeves attractive patterns and colors. No ironing. As seen on . / Quot Bonessy Box of 12 Reg. 50 h 38 a e snap Crotch e assortment attractive colors Keo save 1.99 Compart Sij Werts a Steria Antiseptic okra Quot la St Wink i Contact a a a Quot Lier. Two a Muju pm me Latcu i1 to listeria kills the germs that cause bad breath lasts for hours Reg. $1.27 each big 16 of. Size limit 2 a save $70.00 head 4 toil lights 5 he spitfire has speedometer one Forward gear a front hand broke Trail Bike nub tires Large Gas tank limit i per customer. We Reserve the right to limit quantities

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