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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Saturday, ,lar3uary 1:7; 1976
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Page Two THE MiCHIGAN DAILY Saturday, January Vi, 1 97~

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'Ford to seek Social Security
tx increase in 1977 budget

COMMUNIST SURGE CONTINUES

Zaire

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(Continued from Page 1)
(Continued from Page 1) of funds. government money but also will gression against a sovereign
* A modest reduction in gov- THE FUND ran a deficit of i put a ceiling of $500.on the pay- country could lead."
ernment employment, including $3 billion in 1975, and this could ments a recipient would have to Zaire officials denied MPLA
some civilians in defense agen- increase to $5.4 billion in 1976 make in any one year for hos- claims that Zaire warplanes had
cies. The cuts would be accom- and $5.7 billion in 1977. Govern- pital or nursing care, and $250 bombed Teixeira de Souza, kill-
plished largely through attri- ment analysts have estimated for physicians services. ing six persons, and said Zaire
tion rather than by layoffs. that the fund could run entirely The United States recorded a would welcome a U.N. investi-
Ford will depart from past out of money by the end of the $44 billion budget deficit in fis- gating commission.
proposals for a five per cent decade without additional help. cal 1975 and is expecting a Tanjug, the Yugoslav news
ceiling on cost of living in- Leading congressional Demo- $70 billion deficit for the finan- agency, reported from Luanda,
creases for Social Security re- crats already have indicated cial year ending in mid-1976. Angola, that the MPLA claimed
cipients. Instead, he will sup- they would favor an increase in President Ford has campaign- its forces turned back attempts
port full increases for Social the tax, Ford's proposed in- ed against congressional spend- by Zaire troops to attack two of
Security and other government crease would raise an estimated ing plans that would put feder- its strongholds in the oil-rich
retirement programs. $4.2 billion in new funds in al outlays over $395 billion. He Cabinda enclave. Cabinda is
The President will tell Con- 1977, analysts said. has pledged to keep his budget separated from the rest of An-
gress in his budget message With respect to Medicare, under that figure, arguing any gola by a 20-mile strip of Zaire.
that although an increase in So- Ford will propose increasing higher amount would set off Zaire has a 50,000-nan army,
cial Security taxes may prove contributions to the programs more inflation, including paratroopers and arm-
unpopular, it is needed because in return for changes in cover- or, and an air force of 33 obso-
the trust fund that finances the age. Oslo, Norway, was destroyed lete combat planes. It also has
program is rapidly running out THE CHANGES will save the by fire in 1624. orders for 17 French Mirage
fighter-bombers and some have
been delivered.
.rAr!"P \.i _ f Th' MPLA Prime Minister Loren

hints Angola invasion
Nascimento said the augment- Europe to bolster the pro-West- -A White House spokesman
ed MPLA forces would fight ern forces in Angola. The Star said, "We are concerned about
South African troops supporting gave no source for its report, the present situation in which
their rivals, and after Angola is which could not be confirmed. Cuban troops are fighting in An
"liberated" it will besiege South --The captains of 23 cargo area where they had no egiti-
Africa and "smash its inhuman ships carrying some 2,500 An- mate interest." He said Ford
tendencies and prove to the golan refugees stood firm in will continue using diplomatic
world that we are black men." their refusal of South African channels and "whatever means
In related developments: orders to leave their anchorages are available to him to see that
-President Ford said the in Walvis Bay, South-West Af- this conflict can be resolved
House intelligence committee rica, and return to Angola. without foreign interference."
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do Nascimento said his group is
seeking military aid from Ni-
geria and other African nations.
The Angola leader told Niger-
ian leaders in Lagos that his
movement, recognized as An-
gola's government by many Af-
rican states, needs troops and
military hardware.
Nigeria, w h o s e 250,000-man
army is the continent's largest,
has already given nearly $22
million in cash to the MPLA
and is expected to respond fav-
orably to the latest request.

its reports on covert U.S. in-
volvement in Angola because
publication would be "detri-
mental to the national security."
Reliable sources said Ford sent
his request in a letter to com-
mittee chairman Otis Pike, who
confirmed that he received the
letter but he refused to give any
details.
-A statement issued by the
FNLA in Geneva, Switzerland,
said the front had suffered set-
backs before and in the end will
defeat its Moscow-supported en-
emies.
-U.S. intelligence s o u r c e s
said a Soviet merchant ship
carrying military cargo arrived
Wednesday at the MULA con-
trolled capital of, Luanda, and a
second Russian arms ship in
the Gulf of Guinea probably
would land today.
-The Johannesburg Star re-
ported that France and Ger-
many have begun to arm the
FNLA via Zaire, and mercen-
aries are being recruited in

WASHINGTON (P)-Output of
U.S. industry climbed in Decem-
ber at twice the rate of the
previous month on the strength
of bigger demand for automo-
biles, steel, textiles and other
basic products, the Federal Re-
serve Board reported yesterday.
The board said the output of
factories, mines and utilities
rose 1 per cent in December for
the biggest increase since the
1.8 per cent in September. In-
dustrial production had riven by
five-tenths of 1 per cent in No-
vember and four-tenths of 1 per
cent in October.

National industrial
output increases

per cent below its high of Sep-
tember 1974, before the onset of
the recession.
The central bank said auto
assemblies in December were at
an annual rate of 7.8 million
units and are scheduled to in-
crease to an annual rate of 8
million for the first three months
of this year. The board said ap-
oliance and household furnish-
ing industries also showed con-
tinued strength.
The central bank noted that
the gains in business equipment
still left that sector only slightly
above its springtime low, how-
l ever. The textile..n nper and

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THE F I G U R E S iadicated CheiC 1 industries
widespread growth in output of vanced 30 per cent s
industry, including a continued springtime doldruns,
rise in auto assemblies and and now have worke
new vigor in the business equip- backlogs of inventoryI
ment and machinery sector, are beginning to resto
which has been virtually stag- The bank said an
nint since Sentember. I
The industrial output gains al- gainerewas the steel
ready have been reflected in a where the anemic ou
longer work week for industrial nally reported fors
emnployes, despite a relatively now has been revisec
anemic increase in over-all substantially with a i
employment throughout t h e crease in December.
economy last month. for that vital sector ov
Blt since industry accounts !months amounts to 5 p
for rouighly one-third of the ,jobs
in the economy; the renewed
Tigor indicated more s'ibstan
ment in the next few months.

have ad-
ince their
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goods and
ock.
other big
industry,
tput origi-
November
d upward
further in-
The gain
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TJTF RTSE in the industrial
,rndi~ion inflex to 118.5 per'
cent of average nroduction i
the base year of 1967 carried it i
to 8 per cent above its low point
at the end of the recession last Sc O t
April. But the index remains 9 s h c
HOLY YEAR TAKE
VATICAN CITY (UPI) - The ngolci
current Holy Year has provided
a boost for the Italian tourist (Continued from Page 1)
indutry, Tourism Minister "I never make a total commit
Adolfo Sarti said in a recent ment orr a specific amendmen
Vatican Radio interview. until I know its exact wording,'
He said a .projection indicates Esch responded.
that by the end of the year the

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I Iiuvi j tourist inflow will be eight per HOWEVER, Esch did com-
'' ;cent aboce the 1974 level and ment that Communist and anti-
e f money tourists brought to Italy Communist forces alike should
will have topped $1.9 billion. withdraw from the war-torn
4f , }South African nation.
A:FLOATTNG GENERATOR I think the 'U.S., Cuba and
SAN ANDRES, Colombia --Russia should all get out of
(UPI)-A floating electric gen- Angola," he said.
erator has been anchored off Esch's campaign s P e e c h
the Caribbean island of San An- touched briefly on the merits of
dres, one of Colombia's princi- the American political system,
nal tourism resorts, to solve the which,, he said, "creates op-
island's Dower shortage. po tinities for citizen input,"
With the new $250,000 genera- He agreed to meet privately
tor mounted on a ship. power with the demonstrators on Mon-
rationing was lifted on San An- day morning.
a dres Nov. 17.
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Jorge Velasquez won 54 races
® during the 65-day 1975 Belmont saurday, January 17
Park throughbred meeting to Dav C-len.ar
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SWresiling: U-M, Il~lioi State, In-
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