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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - September 10, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Iga High Point Enterprise Friday september to 1976 in Frederick Borman Frank Borman Borman denies fix charge new York a despite denials two men convicted in West Point s cheating scandal stand by their sworn allegations that former astronaut Frank bormans son accepted a $1,200 bribe to Quot fix an Honor code Case while he was a Cadet the son. Army capt Frederick Borman denied the charge and offered to take a lie Detector test to set tie the Issue. The two cadets who Are accused in the affidavits of having bribed Borman to fix a plebe s Case also denied the allegation. But the two members of the class of 1977 who signed the statements refused to recant when told of the denials late thursday one of them said he had Learned of the incident from two friends who told him they in turn had heard of it from the alleged bribery the second Cadet said the two alleged bribery had boasted of their deed to him and to others in their Cadet company. The elder Borman now president of Eastern airlines said he was anguished by the charges and said it was unfortunate they had been made. Ironically. Borman a West Point graduate who was promoted to general after his trip to the Moon is to preside at months end at the first meeting of a Blue ribbon panel created by army Secretary Martin r. Hoffmann to Analyse the . Military Academy a worst scandal in its 174 years Quot i have no intention of stepping Down because i done to think i have a reason to step Down a Borman said in a Telephone interview the disputed affidavits Are among those signed by 150 of the 226 cadets involved in the cheating scandal in an Effort by defense lawyers to get them reinstated by showing that cheating is endemic a1 the Academy. The affidavits accuse 687 other cadets of Honor code violations bormans name a actually the name of a nonexistent Quot Frank Borman or. A appeared on two similarly worded documents. Quot Michael Weidner and John Otte each gave $600 to buy off an Honor rep a one stated. Quot they told me that they gave $1,200 to the Honor rep to vote not guilty at a a s Honor Board in late 1973 the vote of the Board was la guilty votes to one not guilty vote. I found out later that Frank Borman or. Was the Honor rep who took the $1,200 a said Frederick Borman who graduated in 1974 and is a football coach and scout in West Points athletic department Quot i just want to Tell you that everything is false and 1 11 take a lie Detector test. I fix a Board for $10 he added that he was in the same regiment As the plebe whose Case was dismissed and thus have sat in judgment denying that he had bribed Morinan air Force it Weidner said Quot someone has one hell of an army it. Otte said Quot i did no to have $600 As a Cadet to give neither did Michael w Eidner a a total of 149 cadets have admitted guilt in collaborating on graded Homework last Spring lost appeals or left the Academy before charges against them could be resolved Rowl inf la i Quot Epp 9 in a it a a it d. It m it a pm in pop 88> i Al Chrome wheel circus Quot assault of innocents escorted ladies admitted free open new shows sunday i p Start each wed school experiments criticized Raleigh Apac. Dawson executive director of the North Carolina association of educators says there is still no substitute for a Good teacher As he criticized Quot excessive experimentation in the Public schools. In a speech prepared for delivery to a forum on education in Greensboro today which was made Public thursday Dawson also described As Quot pretty horrible a recent nationally syndicated newspaper series on use of phonics to teach Reading. Quot there is still no substitute for a Good teacher Quot said Dawson Quot All of our experiments All of our management schemes All of our computer programming has t changed that the Nae Leader said the newspaper series written by the associated press was an example of Quot oversimplification of Quot experimentation is As old As education and must be a continuing process Quot said Dawson Quot but some of our schools Are so caught up in experimentation and change that they have apparently forgotten that children need to be taught. We have come through a period when anything old was automatically perceived As bad and anything new and different was automatically perceived As Good a expects action in legislature Privette will fight liquor by the drink Charlotte a Baptist preacher Coy Privette a Runoff candidate for the Republican nomination for governor says he believes liquor by the drink legislation will be introduced next year in the general Assembly but he will continue to oppose it. Privette As president of the Christian action league successfully led the fight against liquor by the drink when it was Defeated by a 2 to-1 margin in a statewide referendum in 1973 he predicted thursday the new liquor Bill would Call for a statewide local option vote. Quot i expect there will be legislation introduced because there a always that Strong amount of interest in it Quot said Privette. Quot of course it s going to be a matter the general Assembly is just going to have to Deal with. It All depends on who gets Privette faces David Flaherty in next tuesdays Runoff election for the cop gubernatorial nomination. At a Charlotte news conference Privette also announced the appointment of lawyer Ted c. Conrad to implement his Quot Mecklenburg Book store sales blocked by order Hickory a Superior court judge Sam j. Ervin Iii. After reviewing several boxes of merchandise from three Catawba county Book stores has handed Down a restraining order preventing further Sale of some materials because of obscenity Ervin a ruling affected 15 color movies and 12 magazines which Catawba county deputies bought at the stores the purchases which totalled $470, were made after county commissioners urged the sheriff s department to crack Down on sales of pornographic materials. Dist atty. Donald e. Green signed a complaint in May concerning the materials Ervin received the films and books at a hearing in june. Lewis e. Waddell jr., Catawba county attorney said thursday he is writing a restraining order based on Ervin a instructions Ervin ruled that seven other magazines and several artificial sexual implements could remain on Sale he ruled that the implements were not covered under North Carolina obscenity statutes Waddell said. The owner of one of the three bookstores told a newsman that the restraining order would affect Only a Small portion of his inventory. He said the 12 magazines ruled obscene were part of the 650 titles which he stocks 201 e. Green drive presents saturday sept. 18th the sights and sounds of Frankie Lester and the big band show from Atlantic City s famed steel pier featuring Barbara Stuart a the vocal Aires the sights and sounds of i the dorseys a Miller a Goodman a other big band greats Dine and dance to a Joyful Romp through the happiest big band music Ever played. Ltd Buffet. 6-9 dancing. 9-1 Call now for reservations 886-7121 a 1976 a Guilford county agricultural schedule saturday september 11 9 30 a m four county 4-h club horse show 3 00 . 4-h sheep and cattle show school Day All children admitted 6 00 drawing for boy s and free till 6 00 . Girl s Bike reduced ride prices for children Quot a Quot a car sponsored by the High Point Jaycees strategy Quot for winning the county in next weeks election Flaherty led Privette by a wide margin in the aug 17 primary. Privette acknowledged that Conrad s appointment was made two weeks ago but his news conference thursday was his first Chance to announce it in Charlotte Privette also said he has been encouraged by response to his Campaign against Flaherty who fell just 264 votes Short of gaining a Clear majority in the four Man race during the primary. Privette said he believes the nomination of Jim Hunt As the democratic nominee has been the Quot Best thing that s happened to my Campaign. F s i be been in the mountains the Piedmont and the Eastern part of the state and everywhere the feedback is a Coy in a convinced your the Only Republican that can beat Jim Hunt Quot he said hot dogs 25 Ltd a. 4 or More take out orders Welcome All hotdogs wrapped in foil alexanders Barbecue 1807 n. Main a 883-9423 a saturday night special seafood Platter a North Carolina fillet of flounder a fillet of cold water Perch a Fried baby shrimp it select Chesapeake Bay oysters it devised crab in Shell it Golden Brown French Fries a riverboat hush puppies a creamy Cole Slaw $080 a Only o Friday Ano saturday nights a in Vic food restaurant All you can iat tuesday september 14 i vote for John f. Yeat Tes or. Democrat for District court judge born raised educated and served in Guilford county a 24 years of judicial and Legal experience in Guilford county Legal experience dedicated to All citizens of Guilford county a licensed attorney 1952 a assistant City attorney for Greensboro 1953-1962 a assistant clerk Superior court and Legal officer 1962 to present Quot qualified by reason of education and experience Quot 9 John yeattes Campaign committee to 1718 n. Main read the Enterprise classified ads the Jos. Schlitz brewing company in cooperation with the arts Council the North Carolina school of the arts other area artists and Art agencies presents saturday sept. Lull a m. To 6 ., sunday sept. 12,1 . To 7p.m. Downtown Winston Salem. What makes North Carolina so special9 come see for yourself at the Carolina Street scene its a two Day fun Loving. Celebration of North Carolinas music and arts. You la see nationally famous entertain ers along with a whole slew of talented local and regional musicians and performers you la also see the Best of North Carolina arts and crafts Folk singing drama and dance. Carolina Street scene will take place on tile streets of downtown Winston Salem which will be closed to traffic for the festivities. So come celebrate your heritage. Come to the Carolina Street scene or a world of care in brewing. Vim 4t a a Jon Schlitz Kiu wino i u t9 106 19/6 pc .6 vib Ewing

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