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Tucson Daily Citizen (Newspaper) - October 22, 1971, Tucson, Arizona an VOLUME 101 NO 256 F I hi A 8 CT f TUCSON ARIZONA FRIDAY OCTOBER 22 1971 68 PAGES 15 PLANS SOUTH SIDE SITE Of St Hospital Considered By MARGARET KUEHLTHAU ana PHIL H HAMILTON Citizen Staff Writers Concern about clustering v three hospitals on the East Side and lack of adequate facilities elsewhere have prompted St Hospital to consider ing out to a Georgia and rebuilding on the South Side Sister Marguerite St administrator said today that the hospital is exploring the idea of offering to sell its facilities to Charter Medical Corp She said no offer has been made Charter Medical Corp a has announced plans to locate a hospital on the East Side William Fickling Jr dent of Charter Medical said day that his company might be receptive to the idea but he would have to study the matter I can't make any com- at this time but we are interested in talking with he said Charter original construction plans may be tered somewhat by a rium on all hospital construction in the state an- by State Health Com- missioner Louis Kossuth at a meeting of the State Health Board yesterday Kossuth said he took the tion because several hospitals are rushing to get construction plans approved before a new law requiring local health ning agencies and the State Health Department to approve FOOD COSTS DROP Living Costs Rise But At Slower Rate WASHINGTON UPI The cost of living went up 0.2 per cent in September the first full month covered by President Nixon's wage-price freeze the government said today Officials said most of the in- crease was due to price hikes on goods and services not covered by the freeze The Bureau of Labor Statistics BLS said consumer prices had been going up in the past three months at an annual rate of 3.3 per cent the lowest quarterly advance in the last four years excluding a 2.8 per cent increase in the first three months of this year when mortgage interest rates were declining The BLS said the increase in the Consumer Price Index CPI was half the 0.4 per cent jump in August Meanwhile the nation's omy slowed in the ber quarter with output rising at a 3 per cent annual rate the Commerce Department said Bride Held In Death Of Husband Police today were in- the shooting death of an elderly Tucson man and were of two days on suspicion of murder George Starr Cassell 69 of 360 S Convent Ave was found dead on the a bedroom of his home early today after lice received a telephone call from his wife Joy Madeline ginia Cassell Investigators said Cassell had a gunshot wound -in his right side Mrs Cassell 46 told police she and Cassell were married in Nogales Oct 20 Police said it appeared the man had been dead about an hour when they arrived Gross National Product ket value of the nation's duction of goods and services increased by billion during the third quarter but only half of the estimated 6 per cent growth was in terms of flated dollars But while the economy's the rate slowed the rate of in- as measured by GNP also slackened dropping to 3.3 per cent the lowest this year second quarter tion rose at a 4 per cent rate of in- crease and the economy grew by 4.75 per cent in terms of flated dollars The BLS said food prices dropped 0.8 per ad- justment for seasonal factors but only 0.3 per cent after ad- justment and automobile prices also declined new cars by 1.5 per cent on an unadjusted basis and used cars by 0.8 per cent But prices rose for clothing household services and college tuition Tuition went up by 9 per cent The also reported that average gross weekly earnings of rank and file workers de- 27 cents in September to Inside Today's Citizen Dr Alvarez 7 Bridge 63 Comics 33 Crossword Puzzle 64 Deaths 42 Editorial Pages 36 37 Financial News 66 67 Homes Creative 38 39 Movie Times 23 Public Records 10 Sports Dials 32 Weather 31 Woman's View plans for health care facilities after Jan 1 is put into effect This has pushed many of them into poor he said the idea that Charter Medical might be interested in ing St Joseph's was my idea and it is speculative at this said Sister ite We know that a third tal on the East Side now will drain personnel and patients from already existing hospitals in this area We also are concerned about the need for a community hospital on Tucson's South Side St Joseph's a to lion facility belongs to the people of this community have contributed to its building funds and therefore are shareholders in the hospital We will make no move nor will we make any of- fer to Charter Medical until we know Tucson residents ions on the subject St Joseph's Hospital is here to serve the public and re- gard this service as a sacred trust We also are greatly con- cerned about the people in the south part of our city Perhaps a Continued Page 12 2 Border Patrolmen Wounded Special to the Citizen NOGALES Ariz Two U.S Border Patrolmen were wounded in a shooting here at about 6 today and a massive hunt was started for two The two patrolmen Victor C Woods and Tom Martin were shot in the legs while in a Border Patrol car according to James P Kelly chief agent in Tucson Our vehicle is shot full of Kelly said and it couldn't be determined if our men had a chance to return the fire According to Border Patrol Deputy Chief James Rapp the shooting occurred in a chance meeting of the the suspected smugglers A quantity of marijuana was found in the car abandoned by the pair he said He said the patrolmen tered the two on a dirt road coming out of a canyon just west of Nogales Casings of 45 caliber ammunition were ered from the site The suspects opened out warning Rapp said and re- treated into the canyon where they abandoned their car when it became stuck The manhunt involving all Border Patrolmen in the area the Arizona way Patrol and the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department was launched immediately he said The wounded officers were re- ported in satisfactory condition at St Joseph's Hospital in No- gales REACTION TO NIXON CHOICE FAVORABLE Rehnquist Draws Phoenix Protest i t t- i by A Real Blast What appears to be a giant insect with two oversize eyes from this angle is really the Air Force's a- unique space which is the upper stage of the Titan IIIC The craft 33 feet long and 10 feet in diameter is on display through tomorrow at El Con Shopping Center This type of booster has been instrumental in placing 26 in orbit NEAR STANDARDS Safety Test Car May Almost Save Lives In Crash DETROIT UPI General displayed its initial version of an Experimental Safety Vehicle ESV that not quite meets government specifications for saving lives in a 50 mile per hour barrier crash GM contracted for to build the vehicle while two other firms were paid about lion to develop similar safety cars all scheduled for delivery to the government in October 1972 Ernest S GM vice president in charge of mental activities told newsmen yesterday the company still hopes with lessons learned from the pioneer version to produce a new prototype that will meet the lifesaving specifications laid down by the Department of Transportation ESV program manager liam B Larson reviewed the ting of the car in 50 crashes and said the results of a full complement of dummies placed in the car showed that all of them were killed but some only slightly Both men questioned the IF COMMUNITY WANTS IT Dist 1 Is Ready For School By FIDEL GARCIA Citizen Staff Writer The proposed school program has its pros and cons but School District 1 is ready to go with it if the community wants it Supt Lee says If instituted now Lee said the program would cause the dis- to lose some state aid but also would help relieve the lem of crowded classrooms The problem would be solved by lowing three-fourths of the dent population to occupy rooms during a od while a remaining would be on vacation This would keep construction down for a while and also would eliminate problems such as the one at Reynolds Elementary School he said There are 23 classes coming to but only 12 classrooms will be available when the school is he explained The proposal sounds able Lee told the Charles Dietz Elementary School Parents sociation at least until the man problem is analyzed It is up to the community to decide whether it wants the gram he said However the problem is who will decide which students go to school where and at what He said a study of the program showed that at that time the school would have increased the district's ex- penses by This figure would be much higher today Several new District 1 schools are being proposed he said and they are needed whether or not the program is in- After all rooms cost less than hauling kids around to different In effect he said the plot of the program is to bring dren to i schools if schools were not brought to the children He told the more than 100 ents that the program would cause problems in the schools athletic programs while also forcing four classes in every subject as new groups of dents would be starting classes at different times throughout the year gent standards for passenger crash loads set by the DOT Starkman said studies of actual highway crashes indicate that human beings can stand far higher stresses and acceleration than called for by DOT quite sure that if those dummies had been human some of them would have vived the Starkman said A barrier crash at 50 is roughly equivalent to a 100 crash of two cars Starkman conceded that if a safety car and conventional car were to collide the occupants of the latter would be in more ger than in a crash of two con- autos He said because of the safety systems built into the safety car most of the damage and possible occupant injuries would be transferred to the er car The GM ESV looks much like a conventional car but with a lower sloping hood than other cars The body sheet metal was all aluminum to Breezy Day Is Forecast Tomorrow Been a little Rest easy Tomorrow's breezy Is better than freezy A Kite A little breeze forecast for morrow should make the ex- high ture pleasant for weekend kite enthusiasts and for just plain people The overnight low is expected to dip to the low 50s Yesterday's high was 80 de- grees the overnight low 30 fart 31 conserve weight The side pillar between the doors was moved forward and there was no A pillar at both sides of the shield To add rigidity to the roof the front door windows were fixed making air a virtual necessity In- stead a small glass area at the bottom about six by 18 inches rolled up and down to provide driver or passenger arm access outside for such as making a deposit at a drive-in bank Starkman said a 50 barrier crash in a car the weight of the ESV required the absorption of one-half million foot pounds of energy After the bumper system absorbs the in- impact the sheet metal ab- sorbs more then the engine is pushed back into the trans- mission along the drive shaft to the rear axle which is designed to bend and absorb the final energy WASHINGTON AP dent Nixon's nomination of Lewis F Powell Jr and William H Rehnquist to the Supreme Court has left ate Democrats without their ex- targets The President disclosed his choices for the two court in a ad- dress i to the nation Thursday night The immediate reaction in and out of Congress indicated they may escape bruising tles that have divided the Senate in the recent past Powell 64 a Richmond Va trial lawer and Rehnquist 47 an assistant attorney general were described by Nixon as conservatives like self indicated He expects them to correct what he called shift in the balance of power in society against the peace forces He said their sole obligation is to the Con- and the American people and not to the President who appointed them Rehnquist who practiced law in Phoenix from 1954 to 1969 drew some opposition from Phoenix one announced opponent is the Rev George B Brooks former president of the Maricopa County Chapter of the National Association for the Ad- vancement of Colored People Rehnquist was the only jor person of stature in the state opposed the Arizona civil rights in Mr Brooks said Brooks said he plans to oppose the nomination and file a ment with the Judiciary Com- of the U.S Senate out- lining Mr attitude toward the civil rights of black people in Arizona Praise for the nomination came from Gov Jack Williams who added he will bring dignity and common sense to the court and honor to our state Sen Paul Fannin said I shall strongly support his confirmation by the Senate Rehnquist is a lawyer's yer The closest nix associate attorney James Power described Rehnquist as a first-rate legal scholar who would make an excellent tice Republicans in Congress were generally quick to laud the selections And even such Democratic senators as William H Rehnquist Lewis F Powell Jr Edward M Kennedy of and Birch Bayh of In- diana who had been blasting Nixon's rumored choices had no fault to voice Bayh said Powell and quist appear to be better qualified than some of the names that had been leaked as under to fill the vacancies created by retirement of John M Harlan and the late Hugo L Black It is ironic that the President did not send down these names earlier but rather make these nominations political balls sort of a three-ring cus in which there was a little bit for Bayh said Bayh led the fights that ended in defeat of Nixon's nominations of two Southern judges Clement F Haynesworth Jr of South Carolina and G swell of Florida for an earlier vacancy on the Supreme Court Selection of Powell and quist caught many Continued Page 12 Nixon Names Judge To Head Pay Price Educator Boards WASHINGTON UPI President Nixon today named a federal judge from the Pacific Northwest and a college dean from Texas to head the Pay Board and Price Commission which will administer his freeze economic policy Named to head the Pay Board was George H Boldt chief judge of the U.S District Court for western Washington in Seattle Appointed to head the price commission was C son Grayson Jr dean of the Southern Methodist University Business School Nixon announced the er members of the pay board and Price Commission Included on the Pay Board were Arnold R Weber who has been executive director of the first phase of Nixon's new eco- nomic policy and Kermit don budget director and a member of the Council of Eco- nomic Advisers in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations The five seats on the Pay Board allocated to labor went to union members AFL-CIO dent George Meany and the presidents of four giant unions I W Abel of the United Steel Workers Leonard Woodcock of the United Automobile Workers Frank E Fitzsimmons of the Teamsters and Floyd E Smith of the International Association of Machinists Boldt announced he would re- tire from full-time service on the bench and would assume senior which permits him to try some cases but to take on other activities Boldt and Grayson will be time government employes ing Nixon's Phase II economic program The President has not set a time limit on the controls but there have been hints they could last a year or more Boldt and Grayson will draw annually although Boldt said he would refuse to accept that salary and would
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