Petersburg Progress Index Newspaper Archives Aug 9 1959, Page 22

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Progress-Index, The (Newspaper) - August 9, 1959, Petersburg, Virginia22 the Petersburg colonial Heights. A. Sunday August 9, 1959 out of Wedlock babies set off big controversy Washington an All time record of babies born out of than a year it off a new storm of controversy Over ebbing stand Ards of american morality and the resulting Burden on u. S. Tax payers. In some communities officials Aro discussing possible sterilization of women who stray too often from the paths of orthodoxy. Elsewhere the debate centers on proposals to Cut Down Relief payments to mothers who produce More than one illegitimate child. In Raleigh n. C., authorities cite As an example tie Case of an unmarried Mother of 10 children nine of them receiving Public support funds. Yet some top ranking sociologists argue that should be done to ease the Dis Tress of Young women caught in the dark web of disgrace guilt fear and panic involved in Bear ing a child out of Wedlock. Punishment is not the answer to the crisis of the unmarried says Katherine b. Oettinger chief of the u. S. Children s Bureau. No amount of censure or hard Wartohi expert watch and jewelry repairing by Leroy Cole mgr. Ross special you watch c cleaned and v overhauled fully guaranteed prompt service ship will abolish the underscoring the financial Impact of illegitimacy the u. S. Department of health education and welfare says Federal state and local taxpayers this year will pay 210 million dollars toward the of children born out of Wedlock. Payments average a month per child. The Money is provided under the government supported Aid to dependent children program with the Federal government pay ing 60 per cent. State and local taxes contribute 40 per cent. The nation s exploding Popula Tion accounts in part for the upsurge in illegitimate births from in 1938 to in 1957, the latest official figure. An hew estimate for 1958 puts the number at but experts say this does t Tell the whole Story. Latest figures show the rate of such births per unmarried females has tripled in the last two with a farming Rise among teen age girls. On a nationwide basis the of fice of vital statistics says illegitimacy now accounts for 19.6 per total White births and 206.7 per nonwhite. Mrs. Oettinger says nearly illegitimate babies Are born each year to girls under 15. Some have even confessed they deliberately became pregnant so they could quit school. Unwed motherhood among adolescents is on the Rise and will says mrs. Oettinger by 1962, if the rate remains the same Between and 000 babies will be born out of Wedlock to teen age a tragic byproduct is that at least Young unwed mothers sell their babies on the Black free s h Green Stamps trite every Purchase which can be redeemed for hundreds of wonderful useful items. C018iial stores we Hova them in Stock now. White sidewall tires lowest prices in years for what Twahir 6.70-u put tax and re capable tire Waif Towall Low prices on Blackwells too., Petersburg tire co. Market and Hinton its. Re 3-5886 wet Mooko no a oct i ats up Gas Hom t Complete with Modem lp-6as appliances i Moghe bit Lovely us raft Home constructed on your own of Folsy equipped who of t959 automatic up Gai of pliant ii built in and oven water beater inn Craton Heater Stoiber pfc a Complete if go Foel Tyi Tam. The Swift Weir Brooke with 4 bedroom master Bath and powder room Bonus sized Kitchen Ipac cwt Irv ing dining room Oil with com plete Interior fun Fiji. Just enter your name in the up Gas sweepstakes simply vat for a f entry Wank. Fill m hse Blank and Leava k with us. Well do who rest. Nothing to buy. It s As easy at writing your Normel see us for sweepstakes entry Blank ask about local sweepstakes too of Gas corporation dial re 2-8661 1907 Boulevard colonial Heights a. Market annually with Price tags ranging from to searching for an explanation for the upward trend sociologists have turned a scatter gun on a wide Field of targets youngsters exposed to raw sex in everyday modern living torrid movies and to scenes obscene literature night rides and hard liquor Lack of parental discipline lax Law enforcement which winks at boys and girls registering at cheap hotels and Cabins expose Maga Zines Pep Pill and Reefer Par ties teen age gang codes which virtually require illicit sex Ual relations. Far and away the most controversial of All uie factors blamed for the upswing in illegitimacy is the growing customs of boys and of girls still in their budding teens to go steady. Champions of youth Ful Freedom staunchly defend the practice but some parents Are torn by doubts. In Many cases authorities say the major cause is emotional frustration stemming from rejection at Home. Outside of those few girls and women who become pregnant As a result of sexual experimentation the vast majority of unmarried mothers represent girls and women who have had some problem within their own Parent child re says mrs. Oettinger. Studies show that some adolescent girls could be helped with emotional disturbances Long be fore pregnancy occurs and that suitable preventative measures could be taken to alleviate Dis Turbed family or other situations which May be the Core cause of the sex Selling record albums by Hugh a. Mulligan associated press writer of la la those record album covers belly dancers writhing to the rhythms of Verdi and Puccini. Can can girls kicking up a storm for Offenbach and Ravel. Sultry sinous nymphs cavorting in the name of the music world s newest set of b s Bach Beethoven and Bikini. The old masters would probably fracture a Clavichord Over the Way their wares Are being peddled today but mixing Classy Chassis with cherished classics has be come a half million Dollar Indus try. Says president Sidney Frey of audio Fidelity records Sells albums. You have to reach out into the customer s psyche catch his attention in a split Sec Ond and hold it before he flips to another album in the bin. There s nothing like a full color photo of a pretty Gal for this Type of Frey s firm a Little giant in a i highly competitive Field does a lot More than Reading into the customers psyche. Occasionally it even kicks him in the shins with a Frisky net stocking leg. Tie jacket showed Only the dim pled Knees and curvy calves of a dancer in a crouched position. Twice the Model threatened to walk off the Job said the pose gave her recalled Frey but it did t cramp the sales. The album became the biggest of its kind even though nobody Ever heard of the orchestra to pummel the psyche of his patrons further Frey has decorated his jackets with a decorous likes of an african dancer nude from the Waist up a smile Clad polynesian Maiden peeking put from behind a none too protective covering of Palm fronds and turkish belly dancer nejla ates in skimpy ceremonial garments. No authoritative Market study has Ever been made of the impulse buying Factor in record sales but manufacturers Are con Vinced that anywhere from 10 to 50 per cent of tie customers judge a record by its cover. We know that browsing plays a heavy part particularly in supermarkets and discount houses where albums Are sold right off the rack and can t be played in says Peter Adler assistant director of design and marketing for Columbia records. In the old Days before tie and vent of Long playing records Little thought was Given to the record jacket but today it s a vital part of the marketing i i i i i i i i i i i i "----1 Domestic i european de very Renault i authorized dealer i Breck motor co. I Washington Perry its. D Liu. 1621 re 2-7112 television radio Rhese program listings Are printed by the Progress Index As a Public service. All information contained herein is furnished by the individual broadcasting stations. Area television programs Axex Channel 8 Abc Western 5-30 the 6 00 Faith for today a to Herald of truth this la the life Captain Gallant. Gao 12.30 scope Durocher Detroit is. Boston 11-00 million movie frontiers of Faith meet the press waterfront Nixon trip suspicion dragnet Chevy show Loretta Young show million s Movia sign off monday what s your trouble open houss Garroway news reporter Garroway i married Joan Bob Culver show dough re my treasure Hunt Price right concentration tic tac dough it could de you movie time human relations doctor Malone split personality truth consequences county fair sign on 4-30 Autry Kos Ere ranch reports 5-30 off to adventure

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