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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - November 19, 1975, High Point, North Carolina Weather continued mild More data on Page 5a 91st year no. 324 the High Point Enterprise Call us circulation 8821719 classified ads 8852177 other depts. 8852161 High Point n. wednesday afternoon november 19, 1975 too pages daily 15c, sunday 35c prods City state president again refuses Aid letter bomb damage this is a View of a Hole blasted in a table by a letter bomb addressed to Queensland state Premier Joh Bjelke Peterson which exploded in a Brisbane Australia mail room on wednesday injuring two clerks. The explosion took place on the 14th floor of the state executive office building. Neither of the clerks was injured seriously. The Premier was campaigning in Northern Queensland. See related Story on 5a. A wire photo by Howard Benedict associated press writer Washington a president Ford refused again today to offer new York City any Hope of Federal bailout Aid and instead urged the City and new York state to continue to work toward fiscal responsibility. A i am convinced that if new York continues to move toward fiscal responsibility All parties concerned can look Forward to a satisfactory Resolution despite the current obstacles a Ford said in a five paragraph statement released by his press Secretary Ron Nessen. If the City and state continue to make Progress Ford said a i will review the situation Early next week to see if any legislation is appropriate at the Federal Nessen said the president did not have any specific legislation in mind but the statement said the bailout Bill now before the House of representatives to provide a loan guarantee of about $3 billion dollars a is irrelevant and a i would veto Many new yorkers have held out some Hope that Ford would ease his stand on Federal Aid to their fiscally troubled City. Fords statement was promised tuesday after the president met with his economic advisors and with Republican members of the new York congressional delegation. Ford in the past has insisted he will oppose any Federal a a bailout of new York City and that the City and state should take Tough Steps to solve their local problem. One person who is predicting a new Ford policy sen. Jacob k. Javits r-n.y., said after meeting tuesday night with Ford that the president seems close to some kind of Aid for the City but that a a there a been no change in position on Fords opposition to pending Aid legislation. A conflicting View came from rep. Peter Peyser r-n.y., who also met with Ford. He said Fords statement today would not contain any new proposals dealing with the crisis and added that the president seems to be waiting for the new York legislature to act toward solving the crisis. President Ford in for answers to questions or help with a problem Call or write action line in care of the Enterprise. Every request is considered but please understand that the volume makes it impossible to answer or even acknowledge every one. Legitimate visit or ruse q. There was a Man who came to our House giving away religious papers named a your he acted like he did not want to get out of the car and wanted you to come out there. I would not go. He finally came to the door and said he was afraid to come to the door because he did no to know if we had a dog. Can you find out through the churches if it is legitimate or if he was trying to find out about the dog so he might come Back later and Rob you i found out later that he acted the same Way at every House in the whole neighbourhood. Mrs. Concerned. A. Wed go to any lengths to avoid canvassing several Hundred churches when he May not be connected with any. If he is legitimate the poor Guy must hate his Job. If you think its a ruse to Case the Homes ignore his question about your owning a dog a or Tell him yours is trained to mangle Only intruders who come when no one is Home. King was alleged Fri target Martin Luther King or. By David c. Martin associated press writer Washington a a top Fri official said today there was no justification for the bureaus extensive Campaign to destroy or. Martin Luther King or. As a Leader of the civil rights movement. However associate Deputy director James b. Adams defended the bureaus investigation of possible communist influences on King and said that the late atty. Gen. Robert f. Kennedy had requested and approved Fri wiretaps on the civil rights Leader. Testifying under oath before the Senate intelligence committee Adams said a total of 25 schemes were directed at discrediting King for which there was a no statutory basis or Adams said the motive for the Campaign against King a was known to the late Fri director j. Edgar Hoover and one top official a but Adams refused to reveal that motive. Evidence made Public tuesday revealed that the Fri had wiretapped and bugged King sent his wife an Anonymous letter which King took to be a suggestion he commit suicide shortly before he was to receive the 1964 Nobel peace prize and sought to promote a successor to King As the a National negro one document raised the possibility that the Fri had been responsible for Kings stay at the Memphis hotel where he was shot and killed in april 1968. Adams remark about Kennedy a approval of the wiretap did not apply to the electronic bugs and it remained unclear who had approved the installation of 16 such eavesdropping devices against King. The Fri official told the committee that a the president of the United states and the attorney general specifically discussed their concern of communist influence with or. he identified Kennedy As the attorney general but did not mention the president by name. Kennedy served As attorney general under both presidents Lyndon b. Sea King on 2a judge faces decision squeaky seeks charge dismissal fuel for Fossil report q. I am doing a science project on fossils and i have the names of some places i could write to and get information. The Only trouble is i done to have the addresses. Could you please give me the addresses of the following . Division of Mineral resources in Raleigh Davidson College in Lexington . State Library . State College . State museum state geologist of the dept of conservation and development. Please print this because it is very urgent and important. C. A. Instead of writing to anybody Why done to you hop Down to the Public Library where we bet you la find enough material on fossils to keep you writing until we All turn into old fossils ourselves. The state agencies and colleges May be Happy to answer specific questions of students but they May not reply in time for your report. If your request is a general a please Send me information on fossils a they would probably suggest references in your school or Public Library Davidson county Community College is listed in the phone Book the . State Library is used primarily by librarians getting information for patrons which is not found in the local libraries of the state. If you find you still need to write one on your list after exhausting All the Library a material you can get the addresses there too. Just ask a reference librarian who can also show you How to use the card Catalon to dig up your Fossil information. Re action in response to mrs. H. In Sophia concerning the cerebral palsy drive our Campaign office will be open this week daily from to . Until 9 . The phone number is 8859218 if she will please Call us Back. We had 1,500 citizens of this area last week at our office to Volunteer for the March in january. We take this Opportunity to thank each one of them. Mrs. Larry Lewis Campaign coordinator for High Point Thomasville and surrounding areas. Sound off the civil air patrol Squadron in High Point and Thomasville needs a communication Van. Anyone who has a Van about the size of a a haul trailer or any kind of trailer they would like to donate to our Squadron please Call 454-1591 and i will give them details. The gift is tax deductible. Thank you. Eddy Wright. Sacramento Calif. Apr the Federal judge presiding Over the trial of Lynette Fromme must decide whether to dismiss the charges against her declare a mistrial or continue her trial on a charge of attempting to kill president Ford. . District court judge Thomas Macbride opens a hearing today on motions by miss Frommes attorney to dismiss the charges against miss Fromme or declare a mistrial on grounds that evidence was withheld. If Macbride dismisses the charges miss Fromme apparently would go free. If he declares a mistrial the prosecution says it will seek a new trial. If Macbride allows the trial to proceed the defense would then make its opening statement. Miss Frommes attorney. John Virga contends that the prosecution failed to show him a witness statement to Fromme tried to fire the semiautomatic pistol and was shocked when it did no to go off. Prosecution witnesses quoted her As saying in a tone of regret or disbelief a it did no to go police which quoted her As saying a it Wasny to loaded miss Fromme 27, a Follower of convicted mass murderer Charles Manson was arrested in a Park outside the state Capitol on sept. 5. Secret service agents said prose it on and she pointed a loaded .45 the defense submitted Caliper pistol Ai Ford from wry men arguments tuesday two feet away. Var a s .�tl0"s. A a a a prosecutors contend miss y1,1?4 until last Friday of the statement to police by James i�������?1 a �?�1 Damir a Sacramento state. A a i University student. The Vav hot s Lnig i police reported that Damir 23, told them on the Day of amusements8-9c the incident that miss bridge.5d Fromme lying under a tree classified ads5-9d after her arrest said re comics4e heatedly a it Wasny to loaded crossword.5d editorials4a secret service agents said financial2a there were four live rounds obituaries.2d in the Magazine of the gun sports1-5c but it have fired television .2d because there was no women a news Sec. B Cartridge in the firing weather.5a chamber. Ehrlichman characters familiar new York a former White House aide John Ehrlichman has turned novelist but he insists that his political thriller of White House intrigue and blackmail is All fiction according to lbs evening news. But lbs said the novel a the company a contains unflattering portraits of a Richard Nixon like president and an h r. Haldeman like chief of staff As Well As a Cia director resembling Richard Helms. Daniel Schorr lbs newsman noted tuesday that one of the unsolved mysteries of watergate was what president Nixon meant when speaking of the use of the Cia in the cover up he told Haldeman a Well we protected Helms from a hell of a lot of and Haldeman replied a a that a what Ehrlich Man in he Lichman a novel the Cia director a a William Martin feels see Ehrlichman on 2a . Income Rise slows progressively Washington apr the government said today that americans personal income advanced in october for the third consecutive month but at a progressively slower Pace. The Commerce department said individuals income from All sources before deductions for taxes advanced by $1.06 billion or at an annual rate of $12.7 billion to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,283.6 billion. Along with other indicators of economic activity the personal income report provided further evidence of a slackening growth rate in the Economy. The october Advance was i per cent compared to increases of 1.2 per cent in september and 1.4 per cent in August. Commerce said pay raises for Federal civilian and military personnel accounted for $2 billion of the increase at an annual rate. Private wages and salaries climbed at an annual rate of $6.2 billion for october compared with a $6 billion Advance in september. The Over All Advance in wages and salaries came despite a smaller climb in manufacturing payrolls which had risen at an annual rate of $3.1 billion in september but Rose $3 billion in october. Commerce said the gains were widespread however with the electrical machinery transportation equipment food and textile industries showing the largest increases. Breaking entering conviction Joan Little s Appeal rejected Raleigh apr the North Carolina court of appeals today rejected Joan Little s Appeal of a breaking and entering conviction. The court ruled that there were no errors in the trial and let stand miss Little a 7-10 year jail sentence. Miss Little was in the Beaufort county jail on that conviction when she stabbed Jailer Clarence Alligood during an alleged sexual assault. She was acquitted in August of first degree murder charges in that Case. After that the court of appeals heard her Appeal on the breaking and entering charge. Her attorney Jerry Paul said at the time that he expected an Adverse ruling and would continue the Appeal into the Federal courts. Miss Little was convicted in 1974 in Beaufort county Superior court of breaking into House trailers. She was being held in the county jail pending her Appeal when she escaped in August 1974, leaving the dead Jailer in her cell. Eight Days later she surrendered to state officials in Raleigh under the condition that she not be returned to Beaufort county. After a lengthy pretrial hearing the trial was moved to Miles West to Raleigh after the defense claimed the Young Black woman could not receive a fair trial in Beaufort county. The trial attracted nationwide attention from women a and civil rights groups. She has been free on Bond pending the Appeal. Since her acquittal on the murder charge miss Little has been travelling throughout the country speaking to various groups in an Effort to raise Money to pay off her defense expenses. Joan Little

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