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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - October 14, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Weather sunny Breezy More data on Page 7a 92nd year no. 288 the High Point Enterprise Cau us circulation m2 1719 classified ads i 2177 other dept. Ms-2161 High Point n. C., thursday afternoon october 14. 1976 44 pages daily lie. Sunday 35c Market visitors Register in lobby of Southern furniture Market Center in too by Art Victia Rotgin new offerings Marie fall furniture Market by Jim Hawkins Enterprise stall writer retail furniture buyers from every state and from 20 foreign nations moved into Piedmont North Carolina today As the october Southern furniture Market opened amidst predictions of Quot a Good Robert Gruenberg. General manager of the Southern furniture Market Center. Said the 1.300 manufacturers who show in More than 4 million Square feet of space in communities along the states furniture Highway will be a showing More new merchandise than Ever Max Meeks manager of the furniture Plaza display Center said retail business has been Good in most areas across the nation and that manufacturers Are expecting retailers to come in and do a considerable amount of buying a a for answers to questions or help with a problem Call or write action line in care of the Enterprise. Every request is considered hut please understand that the volume makes it impossible to answer or even acknowledge every one cameras at coliseum j does the coliseum allow professionals to bring their camera and Strong lights to make pictures of those performing0 is it against the Law to sell any pictures i make Tor a profit anon a managing director James Oshust says professional photography is forbidden by contractual language the Strong lights needed would be very disruptive also he says no pie Tures could be used without the written permission of both the artist involved and the coliseum Complex Tennis trophy Pound q. I was on a Road construction Job and found a brass Bracelet band which has t got any Money value but might have some personal value. The inscription on it says a of firer club it. Benning ga., 1944 fall tournament a mixed doubles a runners up mrs. By Rawleigh. Jr., and it. if any person has missed this the could get in touch with me or i would read action line and return it. Or. K l m. A we feel much better about our past and frequent defeats on the court by Florence Rawleigh. Knowing her victories Date Back to old wars and her Many trophies Are even being excavated they moved several years ago Back to Louisville by where we bet she is still gracing the courts and winning her son Tommy Rawleigh lives in High Point and works at the main office of Wachovia Hank of you la Call him he said he would be very Happy to pick up the Bracelet and return it to her stoves amp clips amp double tips q. Where can we find an uld time new laundry Heater Wood a love. We Are trying to locate one and while we can find Wood burning stoves they Are too big to be used to warm up our Kitchen in Winter. We Only want a Small one. Or. . Q. Perhaps you can help me find tube Type table leg tip. There Are plenty of place to buy single tips for Dinette chairs but none of them has the double tips for tables which have two tubes joined together at the floor so that two singles will not work. Another Small item that seems to have vanished from the Market Pencil clips or holders. They would prevent the loss of Many pencils but Are no longer available. Thank you for your help. Or. . A. A Salesman at Beesons hardware looked in a Catalon of a Birmingham stove manufacturer but the models shown did t appear to have a water jacket on them. He suggested you come by and try to locate the Type and size you re after. If some other dealer has one in Stock please sing out. The double tips for table legs they said Are also still available by order. The Pencil clips Haven to vanished from the scene either. Jarrett a or Griffith or other stationers still carry these Ivan carry vice president for marketing for the High Point National furniture Mart said expectations Are this will be a Well attended Market and that Market leaders think retailers a will do some buying although Thev will be cautious a Meeks said there has been a great Deal of interest in looking beyond the Bicentennial year toward adaptation of styles and that one of the big areas has been development of pieces with multiple uses to serve dual purposes in Homes. He said fabric selection is exceptionally Good manufacturers Are moving away from the domination of velvet and getting Back into Beautiful prints and linens and decorative weaves he said Carter plans Winston visit on tuesday Kaleigh it a p i democratic presidential candidate Jimmy Carter will speak at a Winston Salem rally next tuesday the North Carolina Headquarters announced today. The rally will be at the Benton convention Center at i 30 pm party officials said Carter will not have a news conference and no other activities Are planned for the visit. Statewide and congressional democratic candidates Are expected to participate in the rally. Joel Mccleary. Carters tar Heel Campaign manager said the appearance is aimed at helping state democratic candidates As much As boosting Carter s own efforts in the state Arter will Fly from Miami to Winston Salem and then will continue to new York after giving a speech at the rally it will be Carters second visit to the state since his nomination he attended a fund raising dinner in Asheville in August Gruenberg said Advance registration for this Market is equal with that for april which produced a High figure tile Market will continue in High Point Thomasville Lexington. Hickory and Lenoir through oct 22 area motels Are filled and the High Point chamber of Commerce has placed More visitors in private Homes than were placed in Advance of the last april and october markets. Gruenberg said Meeks said there has been a heavy local demand for cars and rooms the approximately 35 000 visitors including salesmen suppliers advertising personnel Media personnel and buyers who come into North Carolina for this Market have found a new hospitality Center at the regional Airport near Here and at the Winston Salem Airport they Are seeing a number of major improvements including a 22,000-Square-foot addition to the High Point National furniture Mart and numerous renovated spaces Garry said the addition was placed into operation today after workers Laboured until after Midnight wednesday to put in the finishing touches every space but one is occupied and that is already leased a lot of dollars have been spent on spaces since last april a a he said Simc officials have estimated manufacturers have spent $4 million in improvements to it a a new on 2a j what s inside amusements.3d bridge.4d classified ads4-1 id comic Sec crossword.4d editorials4a financial2a obituaries .2d sports1-7c television .2d women a news1-8b weather.7a by special prosecutor Ford is cleared of wrongdoing Washington api a president Ford today was cleared by special watergate prosecutor Charles Ruff of an allegation that he converted Campaign funds to his personal use while a Michigan congressman Quot the matter has now been closed and counsel for the president has been so advised. A Ruff said in a two Page statement issued to reporters Ford had no immediate comment but the White House said the president would conduct a televised news conference at 7 30 p in Edt to make a statement on the matter and answer questions about that and other issues Ruff said Fri director Clarence m Kelley on july 13 alerted the Justice department to a information concerning alleged misuse of political contributions by Ford during the period from 1964 to Early 1974. That information concerned a previously unreported allegation that political contributions from certain named unions had been transmitted to political committees in Kent county Mic with the understanding that they would be passed on to or Ford for his personal use a the statement said Ruff identified the source on the allegation Only As a an individual who had recently become aware of the underlying information a he said the individual took the allegation to an Fri agent Ruff described the investigation conducted by his office and the Fri and said a the evidence developed during this investigation was not corroborative of the Allega lion on which it was predicated a a he continued. A nor did evidence disclosed during the inquiry into that allegation give reason to believe hat any other violations of Law had occurred a a he also said the individual who made the allegation had a no apparent motive to fabricate a the statement said Ruff went into the Case at the request of atty Jen. Sea Ford on 2a state health officials urge continued shots Raleigh i a it a human resources Secretary Phil Kirk said today there was no evidence that Swine flue vaccine had anything do do with the deaths of three elderly and ailing North carolinians who died this week after taking the vaccine Kirk. Who received a Swine flu vaccine shot at his news conference to show his Confidence in the program sought to encourage citizens of the state to take their shots based on the evidence we have and the knowledge we have these deaths can in no Way be related to the fact that Swine flue vaccine was Kirk said. Or. Martin p Hines state epidemiologist noted that from 70 to 75 persons Over 65 die in North Carolina every Day. Kirk said that a decision to proceed with the Swine flue inoculation program was made wednesday by the state health services commission after reviewing the situation the commission was told that in addition to the two who had died after receiving Swine flu vaccine two other persons had died after receiving usual flu vaccine the three who died following Swine flu personality clash lbs head loses $480,000 Job by Jay Sharbutt a television writer Arthur r. Taylor has been dismissed from his 1480,000 Job As president of lbs inc., just 15 months after his Boss said he would be a greatly pleased to have him As my lbs announced wednesday Only that Taylor 41, was leaving but a source inside the billion Dollar conglomerate confirmed he had been forced to leave a knowledgeable Industry source attributed Taylor a departure to a personality clash Between the handsome Young executive and his Strong willed Boss. Lbs Board chairman William s Paley 75. Taylor who had headed lbs sine 1972, did not disclose any plans lbs did not give any reason for the executive change but it said the change in no Way involved lbs tvs poor ratings this season or the controversial a family viewing concept of Early evening shows Taylor initiated and the networks adopted in september 1975 Pale went to great lengths in july 1975 to rebut an article in a new York a Magazine that mentioned a a Strong Rumoro a that he and Taylor Arentt hitting it off Quot together a absolute Paley said in a statement then a was i have said before and As i have been quoted in the press. Arthur Taylor and i have a very Good relationship and i would be greatly pleased to have him As my successor a a Paley declining to comment on Taylor s sudden resignation praised him in a statement wednesday and tersely added we understand and appreciate his decision to make other plans for his future we wish him the very Best a lbs said Taylor an investment banker who Rose to executive vice president at International paper co. Before joining lbs. Turned in his resignation shortly before a lbs Board meeting wednesday the Board immediately replaced him with John d Backe 44. Since Early 1973 president of cd so publishing group inoculations were a James a Evans 65. Of Enfield who was Given the shot monday. He died wednesday at Home state medical examiner or r Page Hudson said Evans had been under treatment for tuberculosis and his death was caused by a ruptured blood vessel a an Ordinary complication of to a a 96-year-old Asheville woman confined to a nursing Home whose name was not released Hudson said she suffered from advanced arterial sclerosis and a stroke she was Given the shot about 9 a in monday and died about 8 20 that night. Hudson said a a 65-year-old Alamance county Man health authorities said he complained of Chest pains on sunday and apparently Felt better on monday when he went to the Alamance health department and received a Swine flu shot he experienced severe Chest pains tuesday and died wednesday morning the attending physician diagnosed a heart attack As the cause of death and said he believed the vaccine had no relation to the death parents charged in death Cleveland. Tenn it a it a a couple convicted of abusing their infant daughter in 1973 was charged today with beating the girl to death tuesday. Dist atty. Gen Richard Fisher said Fisher said the child. Melisha Morgana Gibson was taken from her Wanda Gibson Maddux her Mother and Ronald Maddux her Stepfather while they served their prison sentences she was returned to the couple in May he said the couple told police wednesday they awoke to find the child lying dead on a mattress in the living room where she had been sleeping an autopsy revealed that the four year old girl died of a severe beating said Fisher he said doctors reported the girl s injuries included a split liver and a ruptured left kidney. Police said the couple speculated someone May have broken into their Home and killed their daughter officers said there were no signs of forcible entry cargo Jet crash kills i of in Bolivia Santa Cruz Bolivia api Bolivia began three Days of National mourning today for More than too of its people killed when a chartered american cargo Jet slowed through a Street crowd and into a group of Young soccer players at practice the three american crewmen of the Boeing 707 were also killed Al least too bolivians were hospitalized a government spokesman said a and there Are injured who Are hovering Between life and death a he said at least half the victims were children the spokesman reported 84 bodies including those of the americans had been identified officials said it was the worst aviation disaster in Bolivia a history. President Hugo Banzer flew to Santa Cruz 350 Miles Southeast of la Paz ordered three Days of National mourning and said he would Lead the funeral procession thursday morning the four engine Jet was owned by Jet Power inc. Of Miami and was being flown by another Miami firm Rodel enterprises for the bolivian firm Lloyd herero Boliviano after delivering Oil Well machinery and other cargo from Houston it had just taken off empty at 1 30 p m wednesday from the Airport on the Edge of the City when it faltered a people at the scene said they heard an explosion before it fell and saw fire in one of the motors on the left Wing a a bolivian air Force officer told reporters the plane clipped the tops off several big Trees demolished a Corner of the Julio Gutierrez primary school mowed Down a line of people buying kerosene from a Street Vendor on Avenida de Ejercito and crashed into a practice Field outside the municipal soccer stadium where a number of people were watching two boys teams see cargo on 2 a bolivian soldiers dig through wreckage of Boeing 707 a wire photo

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