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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - September 26, 1972, High Point, North Carolina 8a High Point Enterprise tuesday sept. 26, 1972 a South Oft the Harris Survey ants new Mcgovern Narrows Nixon Lead in polls police chief by Louis Harris for the first time since May Richard Nixon s Lead Over George Mcgovern has narrowed rather than widened in the latest Harris Survey conducted Between september 19-21. However the Nixon margin is still a substantial 28 Points 59-31 per cent compared with the 34-Point Edge he held in Early september. Here is the trend in the Nixon Mcgovey race in response to this Basic question asked periodically this time among 1,668 Likely voters a this november for president it will be Between Richard Nixon for the republicans and senator George Mcgovern for the democrats. If you had to choose right now whom would you be for a Nixon Mcgovern trend i Iii Harris Nixon Mcgovern not sure pct. Pct. Pct. Mid sept. 59 31 to Early sept. 63 29 8 aug. 57 34 9 july 55 35 to june 54 38 8 May 48 41 la april 54 34 12 mar. 59 32 9 the most significant shift in the vote Between Early and mid september can be found among Young voters under 30 years of age. Nixon is now ahead of Mcgovern by Only 47-45 per cent among the Young compared with a 52-42 per cent advantage three weeks ago. At the same time president Nixon still holds a substantial Lead among Union members 55-34 per cent and among Catholic voters 58-31 per cent. Both groups have been traditional centers of democratic party support in past presidential elections. Even the jewish vote which traditionally has gone 5-1 democratic has averaged out Over the past four surveys to no better than 46-41 per cent for Mcgovern. Mcgovern a Basic Handicap in this election continues to be among that 52 per cent of the voters who consider themselves democrats. Here is the trend among democratic voters since May trend among democratic voters Nixon Mcgovern not Suro pct. Pet. Pct. Mid sept 41 48 la Early sept. 43 47 to aug. 38 m 9 july 36 53 la june 36 55 9 May 29 59 12 although the Mcgovern Lead among democrats went from a Low of four Points earlier in september to seven Points in this latest Harris Survey he is far off the Mark of what a democratic candidate must receive from his own party base in order to make the election close. In 1968, for example when a relatively High 14 per cent of All democrats defected to the third party candidacy of George Wallace and an additional 16 per cent went for Richard Nixon. Democratic nominee Hubert Humphrey nonetheless was Able to win 70 per cent of his own party members. At the moment Mcgovern is running 22 Points off the percentage of democrats won by Egypt minister completes visit Brussels a foreign Linister Mohammed Al Zayyat Egypt returned to Cairo on saturday after a three Day visit luring which he negotiated a Rade agreement with the eur Opean common Market. The agreement is expected to be ii Ned before the end of the rear. The egyptian minister was received by King Baudouin and Tad talks with Deputy Premier Indre cools and foreign minis or Pierre Harmel amid the lightest Security measures Ever seen in Belgium. Zayyat and his aides were lot subjected to the body Learch now enforced by Airport Security but belgian finance minister dries Vlerick and his wife in route for Washington were searched. Humphrey four years ago. Reaction to this latest Harris Survey could go in two opposite directions i that the six Point decline in the Nixon Lead is a signal that Mcgovern has now turned the Corner and the election will proceed to become much closer or 2 that with a 28-Point bulge in his favor Richard Nixon has an insurmountable Lead. Neither interpretation is warranted from these results. In All probability if the election were held last Friday the Day after the polling ended the Harris Survey division of 59-31 per cent could Well be overstating the Nixon margin for these reasons a the undecided vote is running higher than usual at this stage of a presidential election a sign of much flux and even instability among the voters. A when the to per cent of the Likely voters who Are undecided Are Analysed they Are 4-1 democratic in their party affiliation. They also tend to be less critical of Mcgovern and More hostile to the president than the voters As a whole of Mcgovern were to capture 80 per cent of this undecided vote the outcome then would be 61-39 per cent a a Lead six Points lower than the one Nixon now enjoys. Such a result would roughly approximate the size of Lyndon Johnson s win Over Barry Coldwater in 1964. A the electorate has indicated a desire to vote democratic for Congress in 1972. This underlying Anchor Point of inclinations to vote democratic in other elections being held this year not Only could make Richard Nixon a coattails quite Short this november but could actually Cost him some votes in the presidential race. A president Nixon has recently gained in personal popularity and Confidence among voters during the same period that sen. Mcgovern has slipped in Public Confidence. Nonetheless Nixon a own Confidence rating is no better than 51-39 per cent positive a 12-Point margin in contrast to his Overall 28-Point Lead. If in the remaining weeks of the election voters focus primarily on Richard Nixon personally rather than George Mcgovern As has been the Case for some time now it is possible for the Nixon current margin to shrink. Southport n. C. A of i it fresh seafood Buffet Muf entertainment it cd nonday in fill 5 30 pm 10 00 pm Fried flounder file cod fish Creole Fried Corm seafood Newburg Roost Turkey with stuffing Giblet Gravy assorted salads vegetables and pastries Coffee or Tea children under 12 m .75 adults 2 50 i lib floor drive my Southern furniture exposition building there s one going on every Day in the classified Section of the Enterprise. Now s the time to get a Good buy on the boat you be been wanting for the family Check the listings in today s paper. And if you want to be a part of the big Sale place your and today by Sas-2177. 3 lines a 8 Days Only 3.60 hard dollars the dollars you work hard for should be working hard for you. When you go to work tomorrow make sure the Money you be saved is working for you. Your savings dollars Are working while you re working if you Deposit them in a guaranteed a a Safe savings account at perpetual. Every Dollar you save at perpetual earns Liberal dividends compounded quarterly at the annual rate of five e per cent. Start today. You la be glad you did. Perpetual savings and loan association. To. Moin in a it a a a a a a a a a a a a Wun a la to ,.lf a Muhi a Pawli t infant i involution Ruff Cut t orc a parking a Handy Ort in window passbook savers earn 5% dividends compounded quarterly at perpetual Southport police chief Walton turned Over to Florida author Willis says he did no to know the cities for arraignment today in town Board was dissatisfied Naples Fla. With his Job performance until j he read the paper sunday California bom Mother of the the City of Southport had baby boy. Placed a classified advertise a if j Ever get out 0f this in a ment in the a help wanted going to raise my kids up right Section of the Wilmington Star want to go Back to California news saying the town needs a and get a Job. Maybe i can chief of police and is accepting work in the Chicken factory and applications. Live with my the and told applicants to con mrs Sims Injo by a oof rift Ai on a Oor Alvin Kern a officers who found her indict City manager Alvin Horne-,.jn g truck it near 8ay by Union Springs Ala., said a i Kornegay said monday that Don to want t0 run any More. I Willis who has been chief for just want to get it All straight four years is still chief. Ened out a we just had some problems with the police department so we decided to run the and to see what would happen a he said. What happened was that six members of the eight Man police department including Willis stayed Home from work monday declaring that they Are a on Kornegay said the town is being patrolled by Brunswick county sheriffs deputies. He said the town Council was concerned about Willis a Lack of cooperation with other Law enforcement but Willis denied this and said the move to oust him was strictly political. Father sought in baby give away Ashford Ala. Apr Ala her husband was being her son to her Landlady mrs. Bama Law enforcement officers sought in a wooded area near Frances Vannoy at Immo pressed a search monday night this South Alabama town. Flori Aseet pea for a Man charged with giving a authorities identified him As Ghe said a he and her husband Eugene William Sims 24, and. Said he had been going under s18ned a paper his wife a Maiden name of fire was i so and so give my son away his 3-month-old baby in return for a used car. The infants teenage Mother was while the couple worked in Florida Tomato Fields. The pair who have two other Young children were charged would i a to so and so a and if i had known it was wrong i would not have used my real name with violating a Law which makes it a felony to sell a child a for payment or something of the Mother told the Birmingham news she did not realize she had done anything wrong when she signed a paper giving she also said she told mrs. Vannoy she did not want the car in Exchange for the infant and that the Landlady replied a a in a just giving it to you. In be finished making All the payments and ifs just a thank using night watchman clock and door seals a ii i Dat cart Ano Momi will Cru Icv a Mori urae hours m oat Davis patrol amp watchman service equipped with 2-Way radio for better service Security guards phone 886-4025 carpet maintenance 4 Point program m carpet will be spotted free carpet steam cleaned 1 the first eight months except n a a you actually see the dirt under pres in Mal daily maintenance sure removed from your carpet a ?0% discount on second Cleam 2wf j1 w within two years for residence Quot carpet guard a by fabricate grand rapids Michi a ments carpet will be spotted free for the first eight months except nor Mal daily maintenance ?0% discount on second meaning within two years for residences one year for commercial establishments touch of Beauty phone 883-25 i i keep your Horie Asau Winier Long. A a now s the time to Winter Hinter i your Home Don t put of getting your Home ready for Winter. Do it now and be ready for the cold weather we Stock the following a storm doors amp windows a Roll or Batt insulation a weather stripping a dutch boy or Stagg paints a Brick blocks Cement Etc. A electrical insulation tape a lumber plywood Etc. See us also for. Lawn supplies a grass seed a fertilizer a seed spreader a Lawn tools housewares a Hoover vacuum cleaners e toasters e percolators e cleaning supplies school supplies frigid Aire appliances a refrigerators e ranges e washers amp dryers e air conditioners e disposals sporting goods e golfing equipment e Hunting equipment e fishing equipment e gym suits e Converse shoes e footballs basketballs e uniforms e Tennis equipment notice to our customers traffic on n. Main St. Going to Beeson hardware co. Will be allowed to turn left at the Sheraton hotel and right onto n. Wrenn. Customers can enter Park amp shop lot beside store or Park Southside of building. Use any Park amp shop lot. Tickets will be validated Beeson hardware company 214 n. Main St. Phone us-2151 warehouse Chi phone 885-2673 in i i

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