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Kokomo Tribune (Newspaper) - September 21, 1969, Kokomo, Indiana Sunday Sept 21 1969 KOKOMO TRIBUNE 17 Seek Nixon Help on Direct Elections WASHINGTON AP President Nixon's help is being sought to bolster Louisville Man Pleads to Kidnaping NEW ALBANY Ind AP Charles I K England 31 Louisville Ky who is I serving two sentences of life I in the Kentucky State Prison pleaded guilty in federal court here day to a charge of kidnaping an Indiana policeman Federal Judge Cale J Holder ordered a investigation Patrolman Oren Hyatt of Greenwood Ind was kidnapped when he stopped England's car for having faulty lights Jan 22 1968 The government charged that land kidnaped Hyatt in his car then forced Hyatt to stop another car and abandon the police car The charged that England forced Hyatt and the occupants of the other car Michael R Eaton and Dwight ton both 22 of Edinburg Ind to company him to New Albany Hyatt and the Edinburg men were left on the bridge between New Albany and Louisville which constitutes crossing a state line because the line follows the north bank of the Ohio River England was sentenced to the two life terms in Kentucky where eight armed robbery charges and a parole violation charge were filed against him ROOT OF EVIL DETROIT Mich AP Visitors to the Detroit zoo apparently caused the death of Suzie the famous ostrich in the animal-collection When veterinarians performed an autopsy following the death of the large bird pennies dimes and nickels amounting to were found in the bird's body Ostriches will eat anything that is shiny according to Robert Wilson zoo director the shaky chances for Senate approval for a constitutional amendment for di- rect popular election of presidents Nixon has said he favors direct tion but doubts the plan could survive all the obstacles to ratification What more evidence does he Sen Birch Bayh asked Friday at a news conference referring to House passage of the direct election ment by a surprisingly lopsided vote of 3391070 If he joins us now with sincerity and enthusiasm and uses all his influence it would be a significant said Bayh The Indiana Democrat said he is con- the direct election proposal has enough votes to clear the Senate ciary Committee and enough votes to defeat alternative plans on the floor it- self But I cannot honestly say if we do indeed have the necessary two-thirds needed for passage The situation on the floor is a tenuous he said Bayh hopes to duplicate what in the backers of nate plans joined the direct election forces after the alternatives were de- This happened the senator said because most realized some sort of re- form is needed If passed by two-thirds of both houses of Congress the direct election ment would need approval of of the state to become effective Bayh was optimistic pointing to one poll indicating 81 per cent of the public Christian Compassion Urged at Conference Urgent calls for Christian compassion to underscore verbal proclamation of the Gospel characterized the first inter- denominational U.S Congress of in Minneapolis The six-day event which ended last week was the biggest in modern history Some delegates from 95 denominations attended What we are saying is that the world's only real hope is said Dr Oswald C J Hoffman Lutheran Hour radio preacher and congress keynoter Hoffman told the delegates If you have come here with a passion for Christ but little compassion for people I pray that you will find something here has heretofore escaped you If you have come here with a burning feeling for people and little confidence that Christ is the er to the world's problems dealing di- with its deepest problem of and rebellion against God I trust that here you will make the gest discovery of your life The need for social concern was ex- pressed repeatedly during the congress and was interpreted by many as a major new development among theologically conservative known among themselves as evangelicals The Rev Tom Skinner a black gelist from New York urged the pre- dominantly white audience to be willing to make severe sacrifices to combat racism The role of the church is to live oblivious to public he said Skinner is a Harlem gang leader PIZZA DEN DELIVERY 11 AM ARRIVED FRESH SPAGHETTI BRUNO'S Futura Shetland Wool Yarns a Sk MARY'S KNIT 1217 St favors direct election and another poll showing that the 27 state legislatures mosl likely not to favor the plan were in fact for it As passed by the House the direct election amendment would abolish the Electoral College award the presidency to the candidate who wins with 40 per cent or more popular vote and establish a runoff of the top two dates if neither receives 40 per cent Griswold Says Schools Must Expand To Meet Demand for Lawyers SOUTH BEND Ind AP U.S General Irwin N Griswold Friday night that legal services will be provided for more persons by groups employing salaried lawyers The former dean of the Harvard Law School spoke at the kickoff of a lion program to build a new law center at the 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