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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - October 20, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Ii High Point Enterprise wednesday october 20, 1976 firm May move in courts to Stop merger Council to act thursday Golf rates in City May go up the Board of directors of the Phillips Foscue corp has iut honed the officers of the company to Start Legal action if they consider that necessary to prevent a takeover Phillips Foscue makes polyurethane Loam Leggett amp Plait of Carthage mo., which makes Springs and other components for the bedding the furniture Industry has purchased 43 98 per cent of the outstanding Phillips Foscue shares in private transactions from Karl Phillips or Jimmy Foscue and the Phillips Davis company. Together Phillips and Foscue own controlling interest in Phillips Davis. The Phillips Foscue Board held a special meeting tuesday to consider the Purchase John p. Hailey Phillips Foscue president said the Board also considered Leggett St Platt s announced intention to seek representation on the Phillips Foscue Board at its 1976 annual meeting and its ultimate merger into Leggett is Platt. Officers of Phillips Foscue were authorized by the Board to investigate the Stock Purchase and to Institute Legal action if necessary to protect the interests of the corporation and its shareholders Leggett amp Platt announced oct 12 that it had acquired 211.094 shares of outstanding Phillip Foscue Stock for $7 40 a share. Leggett amp Platt said it made the Purchase in an attempt to acquire control of Phillips Foscue with the View of merging it into Leggett is Platt or making it a wholly owned subsidiary. Leggett is Platt said such a merger would be subject to approval of the Phillips Foscue Board and the shareholders the Phillips Foscue Board delayed the 1976 annual meeting originally scheduled for nov. 4, and directed that it be rescheduled and a new record Date be fixed after study of the Stock Purchase and preparation of proxy materials for submission to shareholders by Forrest Cates Enterprise City editor Golf fees at municipal Golf courses and garbage collections will be the focal Points of attention when the High Point City Council meets thursday. The Price of Golf probably will go up As the results of the Council s deliberations changes in the Green fees and membership rates have been proposed by the Parks and recreation commission the revisions mostly upward Are supposed to bring rates at Oak hollow and Blair Park Golf course a in line with Green fees at other courses open to the Public in our area a the major changes Are at Blair Park the Green fee for women on weekdays would go from $1.50 to $2 a but Only on a Day of week designated by the course pro otherwise women would pay the $2 50 fee charged men. Women and police vehicles to be compacts firemen kept Busy with Calls High Point firemen had a Busy Day tuesday answering la Calls. Danny Tudor of 1801 Arden place suffered minor Burns to his hands tuesday at 8 57 p m when some plastic baby bottles were left unattended on a stove caught fire. There was fire damage to the exhaust fan and cabinets in the area of the stove firemen Are investigating a fire in a car at Cox Brothers Auto parts on Joiner Street which they said appeared to have been intentionally set that Call came in at 6 13 p m malicious false alarms were sounded at 5 12 p in from main Street and Gilcrest drive. E. Green drive at Arch Street at 8 26 p m. S Centennial Street and e. Grimes Avenue at to 15 p Mand s. Elm Street at Taylor Avenue at 11 11 pm. Other Calls included rags catching fire on a City owned tractor at Kivett drive and Avondale Avenue at 2 07 pm. A malfunction in a natural Gas Heater on Whiteoak Street at 2 42 p in. A pot of food causing smoke in a House on Patrick Street at 3 58 pm. And lint igniting in a Furnace on Wendell Avenue at Roll p in Calls today included a mechanical false alarm from Wesleyan arms on n. Centennial Street at 5 52 a m and a car fire on old Winston Road at 8 28 a in. The High Point City Council has scheduled for approval thursday the Purchase of 19 new compact patrol cars for the police dept. Three companies bid on supplying the compact police specials with a wheelbase of from 111 inches minimum to 113 inches maximum engines in the four door cars will be 360 cubic inches with a four barrel Carburettor. The apparent Low bidder was Dodge which produces the Aspen that company s bid was about $83,000 Plymouth had bid about $85.-000 and Chevrolet a bid was about $89 too. Paul Damron City Fleet supervisor said today that they had been promised 45-60-Day delivery on the new cars once Council approves approval thursday seems a certainty Damron said the City had been test driving a Chevrolet Nova a compact police special and had gotten 3 or 4 Miles per gallon More Gas mileage than with the intermediate cars now being used. Student ambulance Kent. Ohio api More than 60 Kent state University students Are putting in at least one four hour shift a week to provide emergency ambulance care for the 25, xxi members of the Kent stale Community. Four of the new cars will be used by the detective division and the remaining 15 will be placed on the line As patrol vehicles. Fifteen of the 1974 Model Plymouth will be retired and auctioned trial postponed of alleged Impersonator Monroe Cap the trial of a private Detec five accused of impersonating a state Bureau of investigation agent has been postponed until nov. 8 in state District court the lawyer for Lester Gene Burns of Charlotte asked for the delay because he said information that would be revealed at the trial would involve Sandy and Lonnie Sawyer who Are serving prison terms for kidnapping the impersonation charge grew out of Burns search for new evidence in the Case of the Sawyer Brothers who contend they Are innocent in the kidnapping of a department store assistant manager in an aborted robbery attempt feeble blown insulation Sears electric co Call Day or night phone 885-9280 television schedule original drama series makes premiere by Jay Sharbutt a television writer los Angeles apr this thursday a new weekly cries of original drama for to kicks off on Public television it is called is produced by Huet Here and is intended to offer far More mental sustenance than say Quot Hawaii five-0 Quot a encourage new dramatic works for to and give new american playwrights a Chance to work in the medium without the pressure of commercial televisions constant quest for ratings it la have 13 original dramas and four repeats this season. The premiere show two is a study of a mentally ill doctor David Spielberg i and the inability of his brother Judd Hirsch of the a Delvecchio Quot series to help him. The prime mover and artistic director of a a visions is Barbara Schultz a former executive producer of a a lbs playhouse when there was one. And former East coast program development director for lbs she says visions goes Back to 1972. When Fred Friendly to guru at the Ford foundation a major funder of Public to and officials at the National endowment for the arts got to worrying about the paucity of american dramatic works on the american Public tub a it seemed to them everything in drama was coming from England a she said a and of course this was True the upshot of the worrying was the selection of Kocet As producer of a Home grown dramatic series originally calling for 36 dramas to be made Over a three year period under a $10 2-un 11 Ion budget of that sum $3 2 million was to come from benefactors other than the Ford foundation and the National endowment. Whom miss Schultz says kicked in a total of $5 million or the corporation for Public broadcasting which provided $2 million Channel converter Channel station High Point Cable Davidson county Cable 2 a my Greensboro 9 7 to a Btu Charioe 3 4 Wunch Chapel Hill 4 4 i wtt<5-Washington 5 a 1 Point 13 7 9 soc Charlotte a 9 12 Wuh Winston Salem to 12 56 wac a washing ton 11 56 Wret Charlotte 7 to program schedules listed in to schedule Are furnished by the television stations and networks and Are subject to change without notice network addresses sri work i 4rr turd below Lur to sick of ll1 Reader who want to write dire try to the networks Ailt ties Liutti flu two or program ticket re Uesel my Var of Vio in a sew Quot fac v v Hwu i k i Hrat Rind vier new vol n v Luul nit re a t atelier Clara Newark no in Al of to a my cd 2 Greensboro a Btu cd 3 Charlotte Wuntch 4 Chapel Hill a tag cd. 5 Washington a Gap cd 8 High Point soc cd 9 Charlotte Xii cd. 12 w. Salem Edca cd. 20 Washington wretch 36 Charlotte 0j� news lbs news news zoom guppies to groupers my three sons family affair news Abc news news Csc news news Abc news Star trek i dream of Jenme Beverly Hillbillies too i 30 Liers club 25.000 Pyramid lbs news the puppets bebop once upon a classic Elton John special let s make a Deal the puppets Cros wits 125000 Pyramid to Tell the truth match game emergency one Andy Griffith Comer Pyle q00 q 30 Good times Bobby Vinton Good times Andy Williams Nova Lorenzo a Henrietta music bionic woman baseball world series game 4 baseball world series game 4 Ironside movie a Man could get killed i j. Of Ujj 30 All in the family Alice All in the family Aile great Pec for Mances. Theater in America Merv Griffin Baretta movie a pendulum Ion Blue Knight Blue Knight news Charlie Angels ill Quot news movie Alpha news movie Alpha Odd couple love. American style news rookies news tonight news tonight Mary Hartman Mary Hartman Burna and Allan Mary Hartman. Mary Hartman love american style i a of a 30 caper caper sign off Best of Groucho movie of of a a honeymooners untouchables movie Silver City juniors for a nine Hole round during the week the weekend and holidays rates will be $4 50 for All players at Blair. The rate changes at Oak hollow where fees Are already higher Are mostly confined to the membership rates nonresidents will be charged More for membership the Council s involvement with the subject of garbage has to do with plans to change the collection system in the City. The Council has authorized the City staff and a Council committee to set up a Pilot program to test the merits of a a Mobile Toter a Large plastic can on wheels collection procedure. Approximately 2.000 residents will be issued the carts in designated a test areas. They will have to push the carts to the streets twice a week for garbage pickups and return them to their backyards after 90 Days officials plan to Survey the area to determine citizen response to the procedure. The change from the present backyard pickup service to the curbside system is supposed to Cut costs of garbage and trash collection in half the study committee is ready to bring details of the Pilot program to the Council thursday according to its chairman. Councilman Bob Wells. For one thing the Council will be advised the location of the test areas two of the 17 collection routes have been chosen $1500 Pyramid 7 30 Broo Good times Michael experiences his first great Romance and j. J. S brotherly advice gets him a punch in the Mouth. Bobby Vinton show 8 30 Bobby welcomes guests Ethel Merman Foster Brooks and John byner. Ohm All in the family Archie is scared to death when he faces an operation in the first of a two parter. New series regular Vinnette Carroll is introduced in this episode. 0.�?~30 Alice new show Alice is plagued by a late night Telephone caller who Only breathes and hangs up two the Buie Knight bumpers reputation is seriously threatened when a Young and overeager officer kills a suspected robber and strongly hints that bumper was afraid to fire. In

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