Monday, November 13, 1972 TH« SAL«X>(1T£ Page Seven Alli’s Sports Scoop Versatile Alii pauses on her way to South from the gym to catch her breath. Last Tuesday’s Announce ment of the firing of Wake For est head football coach Tom Harper reflects last Saturday’s game with South Carolina and another dismal day in “Demon”? Deacon Football. The Game cocks who have also made a very poor showing this year whipped the Deacs 31-0 handing Wake Forest its seventh consecutive loss. Wake’s athletic office wOl begin looking for a new coach immediately as Harper’s duties will end November 25 with Wake’s final game against Vir ginia Tech. The team has been plagued this season with injuries and drop outs and the rest of the season looks rather dim. Elsewhere in the ACC, con ference leader UNC downed Clemson 26-10 while the Wolf- pack ripped the Cavaliers 35-14. Duke’s Blue Devils defeated Georgia Tech 20-14 and Mary land got wiped out by Penn State 46-16. Writer Investigates Chilean Problems by Bill Blum Alternative Features Service Santiago, Chile (AFS) - In Chile today and every day, they are practicing the art of over throwing a government without firing a shot. In a land where the govern ment is on record as seeking “to begin the construction of social ism,” the Right, after two years, still holds the lion’s share of the means of production and distri bution. With such a tool they have no need to engage in intel lectual debate as to the relative merits of socialism and capital ism for raising Chile from the mire of underdevelopment. With such a tool, obstmction and sabotage is the path of least resistance. Recently, an association of truck owners created a work- stoppage aimed at disrupting the flow of food, gasoline and other vital commodities, including in their embargo even newspapers which support the govermnent. On the heels of this came store closures, countless petit-bour geois doing their bit to turn the screw of public inconvenience. Then most private bus compan ies stopped running, leaving only the state-owned buses and a few private ones to serve the vast population of Santiago, where bus-riding is normally a survival- of-the-fittest operation. A number of doctors fol lowed with a strike which ad ded to the general air of insecur ity. Bank employees were next, including those at nationalized banks, who stayed home in suf ficient numbers to force the closure of some banks and cur tail the operations of others. Fi nally, Chile’s only major airline (state owned) was shut down when most of the pilots walked off the job. All this in the course of one week. All cloaked in the guise of economic issues, legal issues, un ion disputes, support for fellow unions, etc., but with totally transparent political demands and motives; subtlety is not the order of the day in this tom country. Less dramatic, but more in sidious, are the continuous day- to-day, month-to-month “gueril la” tactics: the refusal of private capital to invest in expansion; the bottlenecks to the govern ment’s housing program placed by key construction suppliers who will sell to the government only C.O.D.; the cutoff of cre dit fostered by interests sympa thetic to the United States; the Kennixott attempt to suffocate Chile’s copper exports (the very breath of Chile’s export life); the headlines and stories of the opposition press that raise the spectre of civil war; the mmors about bad meat, undrinkable wa ter, expected nationalizations, etc., etc. - anything to create in security, and undermine the gov ernment. Then there is the constant harping on the imminent danger to civil liberties as the Right pro ceeds unmolested with behavior which in any other country would be branded seditious; the street demonstrations which re sult in an almost permanent at mosphere of tear gas in down town Santiago; the constitution al charges brought or threatened against the President, cabinet ministers and other government officials, forcing their dismissal or tying them up in legal has- sales, or simply to intimidate them. All this in addition to the “Catch 22” of mnning a “social ist” government bound by capi- tahst laws and institutions, with a civil service largely of holdover, opposition personnel, and a Con gress and Supreme Court still in the hands of the opposition. But most telling of all, the scarcities. The little daily an noyances when one can’t get his favorite food, or toilet paper, or bed sheets, or the one part needed to make his TV mn; or, worst of all, when a nicotine ad dict can’t get a cigarette. The ways to create scarcities are without number; the money available for the purpose is un limited even without the CIA chipping in. In short, anything to wear down the patience of the people, to convince them that “social ism can’t work in Chile”: to in still a deep longing for a return to “norm^cy,” to order, with out pohce or soldiers patrolling the streets, without curfews, tear gas and water hoses, without marches, scarcities and fear. And all aimed at the Congres sional elections in March, 1973 or the presidential elections in 1976; or reaching a state of cha os where the military feels obliged to step in and take over the reigns of government and call for a new election. Continued to page 8 asm Thruway Shopping Center shot. WCOBPO«A,TtD Dial 725-8519 Over in Goteborg, Sweden, John Newcombe took a mere 59 minutes to wipe out fellow Australian Roy Emerson in the finals of the $50,000 World Championship Tennis Tourna ment. Although Newcombe has won the Wimbledon Tournament three times and most of the World’s other major tourneys too, he says he’s never played a better match than he did on Sunday. With scores of 6-3, 6-0, 6-1 Newcombe clinched the vic tory and $10,000. To push his 1972 earnings to $105,250. After seven years of compe tition in the National Horse Show at Madison Square Garden, sixteen-year-old Mary Lib De- Nore of Albany, N.Y., won the saddle seat equitation champion ship. Mary Lib, who has been riding since she was seven, rode her 10-year-old chestnut gelding. Pipe Major, to the victory. Kris tin Carsen of Oklahoma City was reserve champion. The United States is consider ing withdrawing from the Pan- American Games unless there is a change in the voting structure. The U.S. Olympic Committee said Monday that the U.S. was urging votes in the Pan-Am or ganization be apportioned ac cording to the size of the coun tries. At present 33 nations com pete in the games that are held one year before the Olympic Games. The next are scheduled for Santiago, Chile, in 1975. The USOC is urging a meeting of the organization in January to discuss the matter and is with holding U.S. dues of $2,000 until the issue is settled. Here in Salem C’s own wide world of sports basketball got under way last week. The sopho mores racked up two victories the first night with their “A” team beating the Clewell Eresh- man 44-17 and the “B” team downing the Gramley freshmen 24-19. This week’s schedule is follows: as Tuesday, November 14 Sophomores B vs Seniors: 6:30 Sophomores A vs Bab cock Freshmen B: 7:15 Gramley Freshmen vs Babcock Freshmen A: 8:00. Thursday, November 16 Clewell Freshmen vs Seniors: 6:30 Juniors vs Babcock Freshmen B: 7:15 Sophomores B vs Babcock Freshmen A: 8:00 If you can’t play, volunteer to be a score or tirhe keeper. But do come watch and cheer - the games are usually a riot! Lighthouse Grill GOOD WITH THIS AD TO ALL SALEM GIRLS FREE BEVERAGES WITH / EACH MEAL! Comer of Burke and Brookstown Streets / * ^ ONE BLOCK FROM SEARS tf’s been Reznick’s for Records For Years TAPES - SHEET MUSIC - RECORDS DOWNTOWN 440 N. LIBERTY THRUWAY SHOPPING CENTER OPEN NITES 'TIL 9:00 OUR THRUWAY STORE HAS A COMPLETE STOCK OF POSTERS, BLACK LITES, and PATCHES Salem Book Store "... On the Square" We invite you to visit our other locations also. ELLIS-ASHBURN, STATIONER, INC. NORTHSIDE SHOPPING CENTER SHERWOOD FOREST PLAZA A FUN PLACE TO GO Old Salem Reception Center PARKWAY PLAZA OPENING OCTOBER RENE’S HALLMARK SHOP 4th and Liberty St. 422 4th St. DON'T FORGET THANKSGIVING CARDS - PARTY ITEMS - DECORATIONS

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