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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - October 15, 1976, High Point, North Carolina 86-year-old ship survivor dives to wreck Orisia Greece apr an 86 year old British woman has started training for Dee sea dives in one of Jacques Cousteau s min subs. She Hopes to explore the Hospital ship whose sinking she survived 60 years ago Sheila Macbeth Mitchell went Down to a depth of 50 feet for limited periods thursday in a Baths Cape a spokesman for Ocean Rover Cousteau said the woman who walks with the Aid of crutches had trouble breathing and got seasick she found the going very difficult he said. Miss Mitchell was a 26-year old nurse aboard the 46.000 ton converted liner Britannic when it Sank in the Aegean sea off Kea Island on nov 21.1916 it was believed that a German submarine torpedoed the ship the woman said that when the Britannic a sister ship of the ill fixed titanic started to sink. Quot we panicked initially. But somehow managed to get Ever it one away with no major losses i Don t know what to believe As to who did it at that time we had no doubt whatsoever it was a German submarine a the 21 dead were lost because their Lifeboat was carried under by a Whirlpool created by the sinking ship. Cousteau discovered the wreck during a filming project earlier this year he appealed recently for survivors or their relatives to advise him during an underwater exploration miss Mitchell a Scot who lives in Bolton England answered his Appeal and joined the expedition last weekend although Only 21 of the 1,-061 persons aboard the ship were lost. Miss Mitchell is the Only survivor known to be alive. The ship is three Miles off Kea Island at a depth of 360 feet the conducted tour will take place sooner or later a said the famed French oceanographer Quot there Are lots of difficulties. And i won t take unnecessary risks with miss after it Sank there were suggestions that the ship hit a mine. And there were also suspicions that the allies staged the sinking and blamed it on the germans to arouse anti German sentiment in Greece which had not yet entered the War Cousteau said a 150-foot Hole in the Side of the wreck Sheila Mitchell returns to hotel strengthens the argument that a torpedo Sank the Britannic he said the Hole was too big to have been caused by a mine miss Mitchell said she wanted to return to the Britannic Quot to help get things right for history a Sake and also to retrieve a few personal belongings i left behind in my Cabin no 237. Sex Peci Aily an antique family alarm clock of great sentimental value to me Quot Mountain color peaks peace prize not Given this year Oslo Norway apr the Nobel committee of the norwegian parliament has decided not to award the 1976 Nobel peace prize it was announced today. The record $160,000 prize Money will be reserved for 1977. The committee said it is the 10th time the committee has reserved the Money for the following year since world War ii in six out of the to times the committee has reserved the prize Money for a year it has ended up Back in the main fund in 1953. Or Albert Schweitzer was awarded the peace prize for 1952 in 1955 the office of the United nations High commissioner for refugees received the 1954 prize in 1961, South african Albert Luthuli got the prize reserved from 1960, and in 1963 american Linus Pauling was awarded the 1962 prize according to the rules of the Nobel foundation the prize must be awarded at least once every five years. Nobel Institute director Tim Grove had said earlier 50 candidates were being considered for this years peace prize it was known that campaigns were undertaken on behalf of mexican president Luis Echeverria nominated for his efforts toward a new world economic order and the roman Catholic nun Mother Theresa for her work among the poor in Calcutta High Point Enterprise Friday october 15, 1976 9a Bork satisfied with actions Durham a us solicitor general Robert Bork. Recalling his firing of watergate special prosecutor Archibald Cox on orders from president Richard Nixon says there was no doubt that Cox would have to be fired prior to the oct 20. 1973 dismissal Quot i am still satisfied with my actions of that evening Quot Bork told a group of Duke University Law students thursday. Cox s firing sparked the resignations of atty Gen. Elliot Richardson and Deputy atty. Gen. William Ruckelshaus in what has come to be known As the Quot saturday night Quot if i had not done the firing an acting attorney general would have been brought in from the outside who would have fired Cox Quot Bork said Quot at that Point the department of Justice would have blown apart Quot he continued a the president knew he was in a bad position he was not looking for a Stop to things and never asked for it and i Richardson s i resignation was not interfered with. I m quite Happy with the outcome in terms of pulling the department together and keeping the investigation going Quot Bork said. Quot the question is Why Nixon wanted Cox out. And i Don t know he described the Nixon White House As a place with Quot a curious air of unreality Quot where the White House Quot assumed if Cox were Asheville a Blue Ridge Parkway naturalist Bob Bruce says the autumnal colors in the mountains Are below average this year but. Any fall around Here is still pretty Quot we be still got Good color displays until the end of the month Bruce said but a it policeman accused of panty theft Charlotte a a Charlotte policeman was charged thursday with unlawfully concealing three j pairs of women s panties at a discount store Here last month court officials said officials said the indictment was requested by Gist atty Peter Gilchrist and the request came after the store apparently decided it would not prosecute officer j d Campo. A 19-Vear Veteran of the Charlotte police Force was arrested at a local k Mart store sept 3 officers said Canipe had concealed the panties on his person and had not paid for them Canipe was subsequently suspended for to Days without pay for conduct unbecoming an officer an attorney for Kmart told a reporter earlier this week that the company had decided for the time being not to prosecute Gilchrist Naid thursday he had not received word from the company on its decision and he declined to give the reason for his decision . State fair gets under Way Raleigh a nine Days of the North Carolina state fair began today when gov. Jim Holshouser was to officially open festivities it is the 109th state fair and will be open daily from 9 a in to Midnight fair goers at least 13 years old and no older than 64 will have to pay a $2 admission fee but those younger and older get in free the fair has the usual array of rides games shows and concessions it also has hundreds of exhibits and there will be Competition for top awards for the Best cow. The Best apples the Best Honey and Many other things the fair will also have grandstand performances such As Jack Hocking no Shell Drivers and a nightly fireworks show at 9 45 there will be free shows in Dorton Arena by performers such As Jim Stafford Jerry Clower amp Dixie Melody boys Ray Charles Ronnie Milsap Marty Robbins and Judy Lynn free outdoor shows will feature performers such As emeralds amp Gary Mack up with people the re generation and Lipke comedy chimps. Seems the cold rain and wind has adversely affected the color he says fans of the Mountain hues should not delay in making their trips because the splotches of color will soon begin to melt away. Traffic was heavy last week and expected to be heavier this weekend with motels in the mountains bracing for capacity crowds and travellers stranded without reservations Quot it will be slow going but i Don t see any serious problem Quot Bruce said he said fall color is generally at about 50 to 60 Lier cent of its full display this week it Pisgah has a pretty Good color he said adding that about 75 per cent of the leaves have turned along the Parkway from Grandfather Mountain to the Virginia line and about 50 per cent have turned in the Balsam Gap area Quot this weekend will be the Peak for colors in the higher elevations and next weekend in the lower elevations Quot a spokesman at the great Smoky mountains National Park said the colors Are expected to Peak by the weekend or the first of the week. He said Quot traffic was very heavy last weekend but this weekend will be worse Quot revival a oct. 17 i . Amp 7 30p m oct. 18, 19 7 30 . Or. Boyd Stokes minister special singing each service everyone Welcome Trinity memorial United methodist Church Highway Al Timity = or. Boyd Chrysler Plymouth look out Granada Volare a got the goods Good Price $399525 Good room Good looks roominess Index Volare Granada 4-door 4-door 381a 371.3�?� roominess Index figures the 4-door Volare has Over 10 inches More Interior room than the 4-door Granada. Stop in and look into buying or leasing Volare it s got the goods. Vhf Loutfi authorized dealer Paa take a tool look at High Point Chrysler Plymouth inc 901 South main High Point looking Good Given the order he would i was not involved in that Quot they lost not Only a special resign Quot Bork said prosecutor but an attorney Quot Richardson said he never Quot i Don t really know How general and a Deputy at agreed to give Cox the order they got themselves into this Torney general All in one the White House said he did ridiculous position in which night Bork said serving 6 30 am la of am of you re in a hurry. Use our convenient drive in window try our new delicious homemade Buttermilk biscuits country Ham sausage or butter and Jelly biscuits buy one get one free with Coupon Coupon Good oct. 16-oct. 23 direct furniture warehouse 32 j South re. Famous Brand nationally advertised Queen size Box Springs amp mattress set �?~16995 Magrs. Suggested retail Price �?~259�?T5 save 90�� tomorrow amp sunday other bedding 32�?o up each piece save up to 50% and More a showroom samples cancellations close outs tomorrow 9 30 to 5 00 sunday 1 00 to 5 00 extra special Boston rockers Maple amp Pine in extra heavy weight regular $159 retail 9995 Maple amp Pine extra Nice Quoin regular $60 retail 34ts Sot As Lov i seats and chairs Nice selection �?~199. ,.>399. Young Hinkle Plymouth Pine bedroom Artim Mirror Che a Ftp on Bah head so foot a d Nile t Atli factory lit �?~875 $49995 Maple bunk Beds Siso retail includes Ovard Tad a Ladd 9995 just received new Market samples Philip Reinisch of Chicago entire line Over 50 pieces commode style lamp tables Coffee tables and curio cabinets All to go at i /2price regular retail $99 to go at .�?~49.50 regular retail >125 to go at. >62.50 Maple dinettes All Wood table amp 4 chairs 125. Table amp 6chairs 169. Other dinettes up to �?~375. Modern sofa and love seat quilted fabric s650 retail $388 rockers amp recliners �?~3995 to �?~199. Chair amp ottoman i showroom Sample i by Crest me i regular teem i 225 retail it. I White Maple Cherry bedrooms a Dresser Mirror bed and Chest regular aa4 a $325 i7i k retail Job Jive sofa Matich Nice selection regular to to $400 e retail i Sand Ching Urs 0 choose from ,89. Up Rose Hill Sample la Queen size j Sleeper sofa Henry weight Herculo fabric i solid Multi color Tweeda Beauty i regular $ ooh i $350 retail a Mew a Maple desk i chair >9j>�?� Quot him Pine Orna Hutch Wood chests Quot Quot Quot love Quot seam Quot from �?o695"ro&Quot >299 Odd Quot Beds ft9"riot55 Lam tables flu or beanbags Assi col ors s1995 Odd Quot tester f7m �?o59"7i"jfil steeper sofa Tom 469. Bookcases �?T9 �?�10 "s75. 4"shelf"et agree s�?�.t�s"9,r Tabu 7�?o 7o�?ofs7<r a. Carolina solid Oak bedrooms double Dretter Mirror head b a foot by 5 drawer Chest mite commode $4lq95 regular $675 retail Vot other Complete bedrooms s299 to �?~750. Triple Dretter Mirror head b d or double or Queen bed. Chott on Chott Nile commode Reg $750 retail South Road Iii aim 1 ruins duet Etui my huf iding Auto auction Telephone 885-0416 imm a locks i on it x direct furniture warehouse Cash Lay away Bank financing of 321 South Road

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