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Fond Du Lac Reporter (Newspaper) - October 19, 1974, Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin Home from the wars Pallbearers carry one of the two caskets vanished in a New Guinea jungle on May 7 containing the remains of 10 bomber 1944 while flying their bomber were laid men following funeral services for them at to rest in Arlington National Cemetery Ft Myer Chapel Friday The crewmen who AP Wirephoto WASHINGTON AP More than 30 years after they died on a World War II bombing sion 10 crewmen have been in Arlington National Cemetery Protestant Roman Catholic and Jewish chaplains prayed Friday for the men whose bomber vanished into the New Guinea jungle on May 7 1944 THOSE TRAVELING ers Marguerite Kneip Kay Capicik Louise Haack and Margaret Baker got to the Orient this summer and visited the 1964 Goodrich AFS student i n Bangkok the tiny Siamese girl recently to pharmacist sent home gifts classic heads for Zirian Blish and Imogene Christensen who befriended her in student days resided with the Fred Stroebel family while here the tourists also felt a light earthquake while in Tokyo they report the saying Go west young man was originated by John B Soule in an article in the Terre Haute Ind Express in 1851 the quotation received national popularity through an editorial by Horace Greeley in the New York Tribune some years later Pastor Richard H Englund of Church of Our Savior a rabid Nebraska football fan came within a step of going before his congregation on a recent Sunday with a Bucky Badger his robe there's a culprit and UW fan hi that congregation somewhere I love Xenia I always have but until the tornado of last April I didn't appreciate how much I loved this town and Its people Jack Jordan editor of Xenia Ohio Gazette OUR WASHINGTON pipeline relates that a capital street near the White House is torn up and covered by boards just like the early plank road from Sheboygan to Fond du Lac Mrs Victor Maas 40 E 9th St wants readers to know that kind-hearted residents of Cape Coral Fla are raising funds to help a blind puppy regain his sight sends along a she also copy of a patriotic recording entitled The Flag Speaks Dr James Hendrick of Waupun reeled in a musky from Big Arbor Vitae Lake near Woodruff Leah Manning and Loretta Sylke of Princeton are of the Rural club among interested visitors to the Reporter editorial department week were Linda Evans Wondra Mark Schrage and John Mass burial rite held for World War II victims These 10 men lived and dice together and we pray that thei souls have been bound up to said Lt Col Simeon Kobrinetz the Jewish chaplain A few surviving mothers fathers several sisters brothers and some nieces nephews too young to known the World War II deac gathered for the joint funeral service t Economy stays stable in Fond du Lac district By STEVE SANDBERG Reporter Staff Writer The economy of the Fond du Lac area remained stable during August according to Daniel W Raaf and Keith E Voelker of the University of Economics Department and of Area Economic Indicators Despite some possible weak the economists reported the Fond du Lac economy remained relatively stable during August Although employment data for the month is unavailable reports of by several firms could indicate rising levels of unemployment and possible declines in Raat and Voelker stated The economists noted that average weekly earnings in manufacturing rose probably due to increases in hourly wage rates by several area firms The reports stated that commercial and industrial power use remained at the same level as August 1973 and although bank debits dropped slightly during the month they were still well above the same month last year The number of new building permits for the first eight months of the year was lower than for the same period of Raaf and Voelker reported This reflects primarily the general decline in construction which has in the country as a whole The economists also reported that postal receipts during August were higher than during August 1973 and that large store retail sales recorded a seasonal increase Based on the monthly average for 1971 as equalling 100 points the economic indicators for the Fond du Lac area with the first figure being for August of this year the second for July of this year and the third for August 1973 are as Average weekly earnings in manufacturing 129 121 and 122.4 commercial and trial power use 120.9 122.6 and 113.4 large store retail sales 144.2 116.4 and 137.6 postal receipts 108.7 106.1 and 101.1 and bank debits 203.1 198.9 and 135.7 According to Raaf and Voelker total employment m employment and the unemployment rate were not available for the August report because the figures are only reported on an basis FondduLac Reporter 16 Pages Fond du Lac Wis Saturday Oct 15 Cents Weather Variable cloudiness southwest mostly cloudy chance of snow flurries north and east today and tonight Continued cold Highs today from the upper 30s north to the low southwest Lows tonight hi the upper 20s to mid 30s Variable cloudiness and a little wanner Sunday Highs hi 40s north and 50s south Max Oct 18 1974 38 Oct 18 1973 50 4 p.m 6 p.m 8 p.m 10 p.m 34 33 33 33 33 33 4 6 8 10 Noon Min 33 39 35 35 33 36 38 Midnight 2 Precipitation 03 Inch snow and rain today p.m Sunrise Sunday Rockefeller to pay huge back taxes WASHINGTON President-designate Rockefeller has gift taxes Rockefeller's tihe result of ai nue Service more than In recent we ler's chances hi aged by gave nearly to present and J AP that his brother no Immediate comment ate Nelson a campaign key lawmakers disclosed Arthur J Goldberg the governor's 1970 election made his disclosure Friday night in a letter y an Sen Howard W Cannon D- ral income President Fond made and Rep Peter W Ro- Hoely swing through Jr chairmen ol milion today his press Senate Rules and House Ron Nessen issued committees that asre disclosure House statement the Rockefeller Internal stil has complete audit Vice former New York milion in is scheduled to resume ed an said Ford before the Senate panel e growing will be Nov 13 The House com- the said he believed has yet to schedule governor's not confirm that and there are and Ford talked by indications Congress wll be late Friday about the to act on the Rockefeller avie been that until at least million to Congress in recess former the Nov 5 elections aide said Government wants calves sent to Honduras as criticism mounts By the Associated Pren The White House has told the Agriculture Department to see that the meat of sin calves is sent to the victims of Hurricane Fifi in Honduras rather than to allow the ers to kill and bury the cattle in protest over low prices Agriculture officials said day that the White House dered the department to assist the farmers who want to donate the meat A spokesman for the Agency for International said the agency would handle shipment Last Tuesday members of the National Farm slaughtered and 658 calves in consin in a price protest The action has been criticized by groups Responsible beef cattlemen are taking action today to tain the cattle industry not kill said Charlie T Lee dent of the New Mexico Cattle Growers Association He said farmers are giving the cattle industry a bad name and criticized the group of people who have relied on the federal ment to wipe their noses and keep their houses in order Harold B Steele president of the Illinois Farm Bureau said As a livestock farmer myself I cannot accept such a less means of calling attention to the current financial crisis faced by livestock producers in this country The board of directors of the American National Association said positive steps should be taken to help correct the supply situation and the imbalance We recognize the right of producers to dispose of their own said association president Gordon Van Vleck However we deplore the ing of cattle as a dramatization of the current crisis in the cattle industry A Brazilian newspaper called the Wisconsin slaughter There could foe no better il- lustration to demonstrate how man can at times lose the neer of his rationality to reveal the brute matter he carries just below his 0 Globo wrote Jim Runde treasurer of the Wisconsin NFO and the man who organized the plan to nate calves to Honduras rather than kill and bury them said Let's set the record straight Over half of those farmers at Curtiss tears in their eyes while they were killing those calves It's a shame when you take inventory at the end of the year and find cattle are worth less than they were the year before Free press gets Ford's tribute ANDERSON AP Campaigning in the Carolinas and Kentucky for Republican candidates who can cut the President Ford took a breather from politics here today to pay tribute to the free press Ford's only nonpolitical of a tour was to dedicate the headquarters of the Anderson Independent and The Daily Mail In his prepared text Ford It is not the tion of the press to dize for any party any dent or any section of the lic You call things as you see them Differing with those who the journalist as a Concern told on job edict MILWAUKEE AP The head of the Milwaukee fighters union says he is tical about a ment to hire more women and minority group firemen I'm not opposed to anyone becoming a member of the Fire Department as long as ante are not said seph president of cal 215 Milwaukee Fire ers Association Once you start towering standards you are going to have problems in this city Under the plan 40 per cent of the Fire Department's ments from new applicants must be either women or mi- group members said he believes the compromise issued in a decree by U.S District Judge John Reynolds week after he Justice Department filed a complaint reverse discrimination The ultimate goal of the agreement is to have 14 per cent of the department nel ferent kind of he said he looks upon each one as an individual and said though I have had a lot of ad- in my political life I have no list of enemies will I ever have Ford said he naturally did not enjoy being the press but criticized asserted by would be even more concerned if the press were not free to criticize Ford said he would try to continue the pleasant ship with the press that he en- joyed as vice president and throughout 25 years in Con- gress but he I do not put as much em- phasis on public relations as I do on fundamental human tions We can all disagree out being disagreeable Appearing before an airport crowd of several thousand lier in Greenville Ford for the election of Republican senate and house candidates who will cut red tape out the budget and in effect cut the mustard Appearing with Sen Strom Thurmond and the state's major GOP vote seekers Ford said the men and women he was endorsing were trying to give you in In most of his campaign the President has pointed to polls indicating a dim Republican prospect in the November balloting and called for preservation of the ty system Ford left the Greenville port via helicopter at en route to Anderson second leg of his South Carolina tour He was to visit Rock Greensboro and Louisville Ky The President left ton early today for what was to campaign tour He took off from nearby An- drews Air Force base at EOT in Air Force One the presidential jet Their first child Mr and Mrs Karl Dortzbach show their newborn son Joshua In a Philadelphia pital Friday Joshua born Wednesday is their first child Mrs Dortzbach was held for 27 days in Jane before being released by a group of Ethiopian guerrillas She was serving as a nurse hi Ethiopia at the time The live in Philadelphia AP Wirephoto On the inside Area news Page 6 Builders 9 Classified ads Page 13 to Page 15 Comics Page 8 Eating places Page 10 Page 11 Editorial Page 4 Entertainment Page 10 Local news Page 2 Page 3 16 Religion 9 Sports 12 Page 13 Women's news Page 7 won't have to pay any penalties that he wik add interest at the rate of 6 per cent a year A rough calculation showed that would add at least another to his tax bit In the letters Rockefeller said the audits required him to jay an additional in federal income taxes and an additional in federal gift taxes virtually all of it because of the disallowed deductions That compared with the 787 in back incomes taxes plus in interest that former President Richard M Nixon had to pay when IRS his tax returns earlier this year The principal Items dis- allowed by Che IRS were 598 in deductions for office and investment expenses and 649 in deductions for charitable contributions largely relating to expenses of a 1970 trip Rockefeller took to Latin America for the Nixon administration There was no indication of the specifics of the deductions disallowed by the IRS There also was no indication of any illegality Rockefeller said at time he submitted the figures to the two committees federal tax audits were in process for 1969 1970 and 1971 and had not yet begun for 1972 and 1973 Through intensive work by the Internal Revenue Service these audits have now been completed and have resulted In adjustments as in the Rockefeller said When he submitted hit tax records to the Senate com- and them in a lengthy opening statement Sept 23 Rockefeller gave no the figures were sub- ject to further audit The additional taxes Include in federal income taxes for 1970 a year in which pre- he had not paid any federal income though he did pay in total federal state and local flaxes Rockefeller had said he didn't owe federal income taxes hat year because of changes the investments held by the two trusts that provide the bulk of his income The two trusts paid more than in capital gains texes thai year however In the NEWS Watergate case discoverer honored WASHINGTON AP Frank Wills the security guard who discovered the Watergate burglary has received a plaque and help hi obtaining a new job from the Democratic National Committee Wills who has been unemployed for much of the time since the June 17 1972 break-in was lauded Friday by Democratic National Chairman Robert Strauss as a man who played a truly unique role in the affairs of this nation Police chief denied plea change MADISON Wis AP Suspended Middleton Police Chief Joseph Cerniglia Friday was again denied a plea change to theft charges Circuit Judge Richard Bardwell refused for the second time to allow Cerniglia to withdraw his no contest plea Cerniglia was sentenced Monday to two years probation and fined for embezzling in police funds hi 1973 Recipient has own version of button BETHLEHEM Pa AP The First Valley Bank began distribution of some WIN buttons Friday One who turned his upside down to read cautioned No instant miracles Navy replacing submarine missile WASHINGTON AP The Navy is spending more than million to replace its Poseidon launched missile with a new improved model the tagon says Spokesman William Beecher said Friday the missile has not been as reliable as it should have been but that the problem seems to have been taken care of with design im- and tighter quality control by the Navy
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