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Argus (Newspaper) - January 3, 1970, Fremont, California good morning the Pair through tomorrow with little temperature change High today from 55 to 65 Low tonight from the low 30s to low 40s Light winds Details on Page California Chief Justice Roger J Traynor of the California Supreme Court resigns giving Gov Ronald Reagan his first ment to the state's highest court Page 5 Two boats drag the ocean bottom near Manhattan Beach and probe holes offshore for the bodies of six sons presumed drowned when a pleasure craft capsized in the surf An aerial tram carrying 121 holiday skiers at Squaw Valley breaks down 200 feet over a snowy Sierra slope but all the passengers are to safety without injury Page 5 President Nixon cleans up his signing c h o r e s at the Western White House in San Clemente and begins ing up the troublesome federal budget for the 1971 fiscal year A court-appointed attorney for ald F Fouquet 31 accused of abandoning his common law wife's daughter beside the freeway south of Bakersfield files a petition in the Fifth District Court of Appeals seeking to block his trial in Kern County Superior Court on Feb 2 Mayor Joseph Alioto orders San cisco to observe an official day of mg for the funeral of Patrolman Eric A Zelms the third city policeman killed in the line of duty in 18 months Page 15 in the nation FBI Director J Edgar Hoover reports that black extremists fomenting racial turmoil killed at least seven policemen during six months in 100 many of them unprovoked and nothing more than planned bushes A young crusading county prosecutor in Morgantown W Va is seriously in- jured when his booby-trapped automobile explodes as he turns on the ignition seph Laurita had been conducting a campaign against gambling and vice in Monongalia County Health Education and Welfare tary Robert W Finch announces an over- haul of his department's security clearance system under which scientists have complained they are blacklisted y Simone Rizzo Sam the Plumber De Cavalcante reputed boss of a New Jersey Mafia family and 16 others plead in- nocent to federal charges of ing and conspiracy to operate a interstate numbers game Some 4.5 million daily public transit riders in New York City get the for the New Year's day contract settlement that averted a city-wide subway and bus strike a new fare Page 2 The State Department asserts that its talks with the Soviet Union on a Middle East peace formula are still alive but officials acknowledge privately that they appear to have reached a dead end Yippie leader Abbie Hoffman and a prosecuting attorney at the Chicago riot conspiracy trial spar over whether man believed demonstrators at the 1968 Democratic National Convention had won the Battle of Chicago and smashed the nation's two-party system in the world High diplomatic sources in Paris say Israel has withdrawn all its airmen who had been maintaining Mystere jet in France because it doubts the French will deliver them to Israel at an early date Israeli planes attack Lebanon twice after Israel's chief of staff warns the Lebanese government to curb guerrilla attacks from its or face more tic retaliation from Israel Vice President T Agnew brings his Asian tour to the island of Taipei in the shadow of Communist China anti sures President Chiang the United States will defend Nationalist China against attack the imide story AR GUS Vol IX No 577 California Saturday January 3 1970 20 Pages 10 CENTS Drastic retaliation warning Lebanon blasted by Israeli planes United Israeli planes attacked Lebanon twice Friday after Israel's chief of staff warned the Lebanese government to curb guerrilla attacks from ias sail or face more retaliation from Israel An unofficial Beirut report said two South Lebanese villages also were hit by ets fired from A Lebanese military man said nine persons were wounded whan Israeli twice shot up main roads in an area 40 to 50 miles east of Beirut In Amman the Palestinian Armed Struggle Com- mand coordinating body of the Arab movement claimed antiaircraft at a Lebanese base shot down one of the raiding Israeli iere jets It aid the planes were attacking one of its Arab guerrilla bases Unofficial reports said that in separate ground shelling the villages of Hamam and Al-Mary in the area of southeastern Lebanon were hit from across the cease-fire line Some houses were damaged the reports said spokesman said eight Israeli planes struck in the first raid against a road to Hasbaya village about 50 Beirut and miles from the pied Golan SECOND RAID He said the second raid struck Friday afternoon when a squadron of Israeli planes hit the main road leading to 41 miles south of Beirut and seven miles from the harder A political source in Beirut recent warnings of retaliation by Israeli ers and It looks like we are graduating to the Jordan River pattern This was a reference to the daily Arab guerrilla and Israeli reprisals across the Jordan River Pickup 2nd pgh In the west NEW ATTACK In the wesl Israeli planes flew new attacks on Egyptian in the central sector of the Suez Canal An Israeli spokesmen said all planes re- turned safely afler the long raid but a Cairo man said one Israeli plane was shot down in flames A Help 15 Church f man in Beirut said eight their strafing attacked in the area early and wounded four two of them seriously and damaged a number of hides The raid was aimed at a public road leading to lage of Hasbaya man said anti-aircraft guns engaged the planes and forced them to flee SAME AREA Israeli planes hit same area in a saries of three raids last Aug 11 Sept 3 and Sept 5 killing a total of 15 persons 12 of them Arab guerrillas based in Lebanon There was no official Israeli comment on reported raid But Israel's chief of staff Lt Gen Haim Bar Lev delivered a warning in an in- wilh the large t i o n afternoon newspaper For the time being we still hope and strongly Lebanon try to get things under control and firmly in Bar Lev said Our estimate is that Lebanon can do a lot in this field Agnew tells Chiang U.S stands firm cautious watch A woman identified as Isolda De Somer 26 looks out of the cockpit of a Brazilian airliner she and five other Brazilians re- hijacked late last Thursday on a flight from Montevideo to Rio de Janiero The plane landed in Lima Peru for fuel and minor repairs and the hijackers held an impromptu press conference while police watched lessly Twenty-three passengers and seven crewmen are aboard the plane The jackers said they stole the plane to fly to Cuba to pay homage to the late guerrilla leader Ernesto Che Guevara Wife unconscious Navy man arraigned in Newark slaying NEWARK A Navy petty officer was ar- in his hospital bed yesterday on charges of der and attempted murder as the result of a shooting spree that left his wife seriously in- jured and her dead Herman M Anderson an in- at San Diego Naval was charged with the offenses in his ed ward at Highland Hospital in Oakland before Fremont Municipal Court Judge M 0 Sabraw A Jan 9 date was set for plea Sabraw assigned the public office to represent Anderson who was arrested after the Thursday tragedy at the home of Thomas Leone 4810 ermere Drive Newark THE wife na 30 was reported still un- conscious and in critical con- dition last night in Oak Knoll Naval Hospital Oakland An- derson himself was listed in fair condition recovering from a bullet wound in the head Newark police say they have uncovered no motive for the triple shooting during which Anderson reportedly turned a revolver on himself after the gunplay Detectives have talked to the suspect and say they have a statement from him The dead man Fred Laxo 32 is Mrs Anderson's band Fremont court records show she filed a complaint July 2 1965 against Laxo charging failure to support their two minor children Linda then 9 and Fred then 7 between August 1964 and July Laxo was arrested but later posted bail When he failed to appear in court a no- bail warrant was issued His trial finally was held on July 7 1967 and he was scheduled to be sentenced July 24 HOWEVER HE failed to show up for the second lime and the court issued a bench warrant which never was served A week ago Laxo called his Fremont attorney Gilbert De Borba and asked that his case be placed on yesterday's court calendar The action was withdrawn when Laxo was killed De Borba said Mrs son had agreed to drop the charges against her former husband if he would agree to pay all future child support De Borba had planned to ask the court to refer the matter to the probation department so a settlement could be worked out According to police son was on weekend leave from his San Diego land duty where he assigned about six months ago after a stint on the USS Klondike Police said Anderson en- tered the Leone home and after a brief exchange of words shot his wife and then Laxo both sitting in the home's room Carol Mrs son's sister phoned Newark police but hung up before Back page of section col 7 Ohlone College will offer credit for televised courses FREMONT Ohlone Col- lege will join six other Bay Area junior colleges in tele- vising courses for credit as part of an experimental gram designed to bring col- lege instruction into the living room The telecasts will start on Feb 2 over the College of San Mateo's UHF Channel 14 Many TV sets are equipped with UHF antennas and for those who may not be so equipped UHF antennas can be purchased from retailers or from the college The programs will be presented from February to June and students taking courses for credit will be re- quired to attend four sessions on the Ohlone campus sons wishing to enroll at lone may either call or write the evening program sions office 650 Washington Blvd or call ning Jan 21 AN ENROLLMENT kit will be sent on request and upon return of the appropriate pers in the kit the students becomes enrolled according to Dr William B Richter di- rector of arts and sciences at Ohlone Each of the six colleges in the program will have its vidual coordinator who will handle assignments of the dents Dr Richter said Ohlone will offer these courses for Health Education 1 In- doctrination to Health 3 ter to be telecast on Tuesday and Thursday from 3 to and repeated from to p.m from Feb 3 to June 2 PSYCHOLOGY 30 in Practice 4 quarter to be telecast on day and Wednesday from 8 to and repeated from to p.m from Feb 2 to June 3 History of Americans from Africa will be offered by lone only as an enrichment course and not for credit said Dr Richter because already has established its own course on this subject The telecast will be on Tuesday and Thursday from to 8 and re- peated to 8 p.m from Feb 3 to June 4 The courses are offered for California dents Students residing in other junior college districts will be required to obtain out- releases from their home districts TAIPEI Formosa Vice President Spiro T new met with President Chiang to discuss Nationalist nese concern over America's peaceful overtures toward Communist China Despite Agnew's assurances that Formosa had no cause for alarm over the American contacts with Peking in- formed sources said Chiang stressed the dangers of American move and the sible effects on nist Asian nations On his arrival from n a m Friday Agnew told Chiang that peace and prosperity of this area is of special importance to us and we are pledged to stand firm to commitments we have made to our allies Agnew left Formosa for Bangkok Thailand at Saturday p.m EST Friday following a minute session witli Chiang who accompanied Mm to the airport USEFUL TALKS In a departure statement Agnew said my tions President Chiang and members of your government have been most useful I have profited the in- sights you have given me not only into the problems we face together but of the possibilities for advancing our common of lasting he said Dangers re- main along path to that goal and we shall stand firm in meeting them During the plane trip from Saigon 0 Taipei the U.S vice president told newsmen U.S moves toward ing including relaxation of some trade was just baby crawling motions The sources said that during FEAR PULLOUT Agnew's ing Prime ister C K Yen he was told that many Asian people have the impression lhat the United States is preparing to pull out of Asia This is low morale in non-Communist countries of Asia Yen was as ing Agnew and the Peking re- gime would try to take advantage of this ation to push the cause of communism Agnew arrived Friday after- noon and was greeted by Yen at an airport ceremony er when he drove to the net in downtown Taipei he was cheered by about students waving American and Nationalist nese flags THIRD STOP Formosa was the third in Agnew's Asian tour He had previously the Philippines and South Vietnam Two die in plane crash No fatalities reported Enemy rockets hit DMZ outpost SAIGON barrage hit an can outpost near the Zone DMZ Friday and field reports said the missiles may have been fired from inside the supposedly Light casualties with nc fatalities were ed The U S Command said action nam was generally light and scattered in Mrs 24 hours following a period of fires for the New Year's V day But Vice President Spiro T Agnew of a new Communist offensive in com- ing weeks The target of the rocket barrage was an outpost four miles of he DMZ ned by troops of the 1st gade 5th Mechanized Division FIVE FIRED Spokesmen said live hit the bul iho launching sile could no pinpointed The last cant DMZ incident was re- A ported Dec 2 U S artillery batteries fired into North Vietnamese sector ol cr hit a U S naissance U S headquarters said the Allied Icr Ihc New Year was broken at leas 116 times by incidents Six cans were killed and 11 wounded while North and Vie were 167 killed headquarters said LIVERMORE Two more residents were killed yesterday morning when a small airplane in an field west of Livermore Airport Thomas A Fredericks 33 a part-time flying instructor and the father of two and Mrs Rosemary Aas 48 mother of six died at approximately according to the County Sheriff's De- County authorities were unable to state the exact cause of the accident but said the pair ly was practicing techniques of pulling out of a downward glide r spiral when a wing caught the ground flipping the plane onto its nose a de- spokesman said Thay reportedly had been in the air approximately half an hour when tragedy curred Estimates of their prior to the falal drop ranged from 150 to feet The Federal Aviation is a spokesman said Fredericks an employe of Vallecitos Laboratory is survived by his ot 615 Circle and two children Mrs Aas chiel at Valley Memorial is survived by her husband Eugene a Sandia employe of Kennedy St anil six children Mi i Ass was to lake a flying test yesterday lur husband reported last Mrs Aas wis a number of the American Society of cal tive in First Presbyterian a member of the parent com- a tee entertainment p >vell-kr.: vn he Bay Area and the slate in She also hns active in IMA ana Girl lies
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