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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - January 29, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                 Th** Cedar Rapid* Gazette: Tues., Jan. 29, 1974  Only Sunny Hours  AP WireoPOto  The inscription on the snow.covered face of this sun dial in an Iowa City cemetery reads: "I Count Only Sunny Hours." There was sun Monday afternoon, but fog cut off the sun dial Tuesday morning. The picture was shot at 3 p.m. Daylight Saving time, but the dial read 2 p.m., the accurate CST.  Truck Halted on Bridge;  54,000 Lbs. Overweight  Cedar Gets 'Temporary' i New Deputy  I 'TIPTON The Cedar county board of supervisors Monday gave temporary approval to the appointment of Dan Hannes, 27. as deputy sheriff at an annual salary of $8,400 Hannes at one time was a police officer in 'Tipton  As matron of the jail. Hannes’ wife, Linda, will receive $25 a month plus their housing in the jail residence.  The appointment was temporary until a civil service commission is completed to certify that he is qualified.  The action was taken after Sheriff Eugene Hancock presented a letter from an assistant state attorney general which said the supervisors were authorized to make the appointment in the absence of a civil  service commission.    CEDAR FALLS - State Rep.  George Miller, whom Hannes stephen Kapp. 25, announced is replacing, resubmitted his  b j c  candidacy Tuesday for the resignation ta the board cf fee- Democratic nomination for live fob. 16, rather than Feb. I. Third district congressman.  He will now aid in Hannes j.j e madc  announcement at training    ..la n<nvs conference at a gasoline  lTie supervisors accepted the,station which his father has low bid of the Herman Bt own  0 p cra | ed  here for nearly 30 Co of $29,710 plus trade for a  vpars   motet giader    Kapp    explained    he    selected  . the site because it is "where Hydro - Mulcher people are working,” and that  _ '    .    j his campaign "will be direct-  PurCn0S6 OkdyGCl eri to the concerns of people I \aj •    I • I as they go about making a liv  I n VV I Pl ti 6 S ll I G K ing in our part of Iowa.”  DFJ CORAH — A hydro-  No Puppy Rescue Penalty  MCGREGOR Remember the good old days when you were somewhere around the beginning of the teenage years and a bunch of you would hike out to the city dump?  The idea was to chuck a few rocks at the big dump rats and see if you could find something to take home.  Cruel Finding  Sunday afternoon, three Marquette youths about that age, found something to take home They also learned just a little more about life - its crueler part  Investigating a sack at the dump in Marquette, the boys  found two adult dogs, apparently frozen to death  The boys, Kimm Warrington, Lester Lutz and Kicky Kirby then heard whining and rustling in the nearby piles ol rubble. But though they could hear sounds of pups, they could neither see them, nor coax them to come out. Evidently they had had enough of the milk of human kindness.  The boys started digging Nearly three hours later, they were four frightened pups happier, but they also were more worried  Facing them was the prospect of explaining to their parents why they were so late  and of figuring out what to do with four obviously hungry, fairly good sized puppies Look for Homes Rn kv rememlKM'ed dial Ins aunt, Mary .lo Lire, had an empty dog house in her yard because she took her own dog  inside during the bitter cold Ile thought they could leave the homeless, motherless pu|*> there and he was right.  Nor were any of the parents unhappy after learning about their good samaritans.  By Monday afternoon, one of the pups already had a new owner and another had been promised a home. Two pups are still tip for adoption  Rapp in Congress Race  example for anyone seeking succeed him," in an era when dishonesty seems to run rampant in government.  Stephen    Rapp said ho advocates lop-  _    islation    permitting govern-  Rapp ment inspection of oil industry records and measures requiring national chartering of oil companies.  Rapp has been active in push-  Fire Threat, School Faces Legal Action  MCGREGOR "lf .von are willing lo spend the money, of course you can put the Min queue elementary building into good shape as far as Imp safety is concerned," State Fire Mar I shat Wilbur Johnson told the Mar Mac school board Monday night before a crowd of nearly 50 onlookers.  "Bul to do so, you will have to effectively seal off the two levels of the building from earn other.”  The fire marshal emphasized that he was not concerned with any other problems such action might create In Un Marquette building heating and ventilation,  30-days  lie concerned with not di-  connected with fire safe  Nor was any other deficiencies  t0  red Iv  tv. He made it clear he had no intention of becoming entangled iii any way in tin* bond issue debate  Johnson gave the hoard 30 days to decide upon some course of action that would move toward the elimination of fire safety violations in the Marquette building.  The board meeting was held  Among those concerns,  mulcher. used ’in conditioning .!^  are  "'** fort*® of fuel.Lterm  the unfairness of the tax system While  ing for tax reform    as    a legisla-    j n  the    McGregor    high school  duating    from    Drake    law    school    tor and promised    to    work for    library    to accommodate    the  December,    hopes    to    win    the    specific changes in    the    tax code    crowd,    one of the    largest    at a  to end ‘‘special    benefits,    board meeting here  shelters and deductions provided for the well-to-do if elected "  Born Jan. 26, 1949 in Wa  no j terloo, Rapp attended Cedar  Im  seat from which Congressman H R Gross, Waterloo Republi-he can, is retiring at the end of this  he does  The limit is posted on bridge as well as on all highways leading toward it.  Not only was the truck over-  MARQUETTE— The biggest Officials said it was 54,78ft fine yet, $5,585, was set on ar pounds over the IO- ton limit, overloaded truck caught on the ** m ' t is  P ostefl on thp  Marquette-Prairie du Chien Mississippi river bridge early!  Monday.  Crawford county, Wisconsin, and Clayton county, Iowa, officers stopped the 74,780-pound truck loaded with lumber as it crossed the bridge from the Iowa side.  - I •• a ■    in    Wisconsin    is    73,000    pounds  I ruck Held     The    fine fw bcmfi over    |he   The truck ami its load    were    weight    limit is a basic $50.    the  held in custody by Crawford    sheriff    said, plus 7 cents    per  county Sheriff Ray Childs.    pound    of overweight if the truck  roadsides for new seeding was    me    i#»    systemi    •••••»-    *'.™g    ...    —    —     Pa||s    schoo |,     and    was     j-radiiH!  Winneshiek  and lhp  dishonesty in the gov- share (.toss political plnloso-    ,,.......  lh/irn    m   eminent.”    phy, Rapp said the congress-  either appear in court or forfeit the bond.  weight for the Marquefte-Prai-  on ,he brid * e Jan 15 b - v a P ec  rte du Chien bridge, it also was too heavy to legally travel on any road in the state of Wisconsin.  Officials said the maximum load weight of a vehicle allowed  purchased by the The bond is the same amount supervisors Monday at a cost of as the fine set and truckers may $7,650.     ,{a ] >p '     wh <> reached his 25th  ' The mulching machine was  blr,bda > r  last Saturday, and who bought (rom the All-Wheel    " as    adm " ,pd     to    the    practice    of  ^    .    Drive Co. of Cedar Falls, with     law    one    week    parl,er    af,er     S ra '   l0 -     ,0 "  hm "     was plaped     I revenue-sharing funds.  The only bidders for printing: ment    of    Iowa and Wisconsin    the Winneshiek county financial  highway    officials    following a    report, the Decorah News Co.,  joint inspection     was  awarded the contract on a  bid of $607.25.  Others Stopped    expenditure    of    $4,083.58  mans "absolute honesty and devotion to the public interest over any consideration of private personal gain set a bright  cd from high school there in 1967.  That same year he won a $5,000 national award in the VFW’s "Voice of Democracy’  Fuel Price Rise Makes Dark Campus Costlier  The fire marshal indicated his office would he satisfied once the board submitted an acceptable plan, even though it would he some time before corrective action could be carried out because of material delays and other holdups.  In response to a question from oratorical competition involving the floor, Johnson said he would 350.000 contestants.    not have too many qualms  He served in 1970 as research about use of the two second assistant to U.S. Sen. Birch floor, second grade classrooms Bavh of Indiana.    during the interim, once proper  He is single and is an as- Hre exits from them have been sociate of the Waterloo law firm provided. The two rooms have of Lindeman and Yagla.    been vacated.  He is the fourth Democrat to Following an unannounced announce for Gross’ seat. fire inspection at the Marquette  About a dozen trucks h ave was made for the purchase of iowa CITY A cooler and plemcntal appropriations for the been stopped since then.    tractor, truck,    and grader tires.     darker    campus     ^st $49,000    university in 1974-75 pose a  Another one stopped Monday    This purchase    included 24 trac-    /    serious problem because they    Others    are: Nicholas    Johnson,    school    Nov    21.    the    rooms were  was 14.740 pounds overweight tor-type tires at $58 99 each and  more ,0 heaf and h P ht than 11   do not  j nc | ude  funds to provide. James Skaine and Ron Masters, c ited as being particularly units bond was $1,531.    •    four lug-type    grader tires at    did to    provide    a warmer,     for thjs  anticipated $1 million    Former State Sen.    Charlene    safe  All cars using the bridge    are    $114.18 each, from Good Year;    brighter    atmosphere during the    increase in next year’s fuel    Conklin    iR-Waterloo)    has an-    Legal    Action  The mick belonged to Wa-line involved has had no pre-required to stay IOO feet apart and 14 lug-type grader tires at  same mont h-|ong period just a costs    ‘    nminccd    for    the    Republican    nom-    „     k  ,„, h ,. nmln „  goner Truck Line and was driv- vious violation rn Wisconsin dur- and such trucks as meet the *127 97 and eight regular truck    ,     Uniwrsity    of lowa  Work has nearly been com- 'nation for the Gross seal ,  h  J oM lhp hoard hls  JE  en by Lawrence fussier of Liv- mg the year, or IO cents a weight limits, are required to tires at $52 44 each from Fire- ■  f ’  ( d M d     pleted on all those energy con- Several other Republicans are  stay 500 feet apart.  ingston, Mont.  the year, or IO pound if it has had a violation  stone  he to  force  institute com pl i  In Legislature  County Fines Not Fine  By Frank Nye  DES MOINES^-Iowa’s larger counties should get a 50-50 split of the fines levied for violating city ordinances to help meet ad-d i t i o n a I costs of operating courts under the new unified court bill.  Counties can’t meet their  are not asking additional tax from the citizens of Cedar Raoids ”  Mrs. Oxley said the county’s I IO percent share of municipal fines for the first six months the unified court was in operation amounted to $12,805.91.  Its 40 percent of costs  because this is the most populated route across Iowa and, therefore, the one most able and likely to support a passenger train.”  Gluba, who said he ll be  ,    recourse would  Energy conservation measures    sensation measures which can    expected to announce soon.    legal action to  cut campus steam consumption    be taken without disrupting the     ancc ,  by 14.5 percent and electricity operations of the university, it    Lists    Contributions     Thp    board recent | y (0 | d (hp   use by 9 5 percent in December     was  reported at the latest meet-    MASON CITY (UPI) *—    Ron    fj rP  marshal it had    no    immedi-  But spiraling fuel costs more    the I of I s ad hoc    Masters of Mason City, Demo-     a | e  plans to make    the    $19,000    in  J    than offset the savings in en- energy conservation advisory cratic candidate for Third dis- fj re  safety improvements which  orgy consumption-and without committee. A final recommen-    trict congressman. Monday re-    hp required  the conservation measures, the Cation by the committee was to    ported campaign contributions Rather    than    spend    somp  heating would have been up by -but off hot water for non-cri-    of $3,017 from 80 contributors.    $47,000 to    put    the Marquette  $97,800    Heal uses on the campus.    Masters also reported ex-building in    good    shape in    educa  tes review committee Lipsky Associate Director Elmer ^ committee will now turn pen.ses of $1,679 for his cam- tional and fire safety terms, the and four others.    Lundquist of    the U. of I. physi-     its  attention to the formulation    paign    board would prefer to remodel  HF1070, To    require the     ca j  p | ant  department said that     of  P ,ans for  dealing with the    A breakdown    of    the    contrail-    the McGregor building,  j chairman of the    tax conference ;    $48 goo  wort h    of steam and elec-P° ssi bility of an extreme energy    Hon list shows    ll    contributors    When put to the school district  board and board    of review to    tricity were    saved by campus-    shortage which might call for    who gave $100    each.    One con-    voters Dec. 4. however, the  in-1 ®PP°* nt  the clerk of the board, i wide conservation efforts in De  evcn more  severe conservation tributor. L. L. Collingwood of board proposal did not receive  share of the costs on the present brought in $13,200.62  90-10 split cities.  which favors the state Rep. Donald Doyle <D-  troducine more bills to "breath  and  P rnhibit  the county asses-  cem ber. Offices are lit at lower  mpa sures than have implement inducing more Dins lo Dream  SO r from serving as clerk. Wv- .    .    .,    ,    ,    .    ,    „a    tnHatn  ...  tn . ,,  r „ lr „ ,    ckoff    levels    than formerly, corridors ‘ n  ' oc » a, r  new life into the railroad system    Iii.,,..    ...    j i u u- i    • , ,,  HF 1071,    To    require the    tak-    are    dark, building heat is held  in Iowa, called for developing    mg of blood    samples from    per-    to a maximum of 68    degrees  the auto-train-concept - .ran-    md    ri^aUire JighUn*    h.. taAi  Iowa City, Rave campaign $150.  the Masters the required able vote.  OO percent favor-  Sioux City), who presided at the  s P° rtin 8 autos by rail for use by ; or  controlled substance?  hearing, said the subcommittee Iowans in places where they Kramer and four others  ,. . .    ■    #    m«    ai    Hr    1072,    To    make    unlawful  would take proposals of Mrs. want to vacation.     the  purchase, as well as use, of  OxJey and of others who ap- He said this concept would a game or fish license issued to,  peared into consideration in j help ease the fuel crisis,  drafting corrective amendments    ——  to the new unified court law  Other Bills  Bills in the lowa legislature Monday;  Introduced in Senate  SF 1053, To replace  another person. Avenson.  HF'1073, To permit local school boards to establish nursery schools for underprivileged children aged 3 to 5. Lipsky.  the  30 YP,ARS AGO — Wayne  Morse. 43, was reported to have  this one on Rock J i,gher  “'J** 110 ?.  Fac,lllles  I resigned from the War Labor mi* tole on not k,Commission with a Commission    .    .  board to seek election as sena-  That’g what Jean Oxley of Marion, chairman of the Linn county board of supervisors, told a bouse subcommittee on courts at a public hearing in the Iowa house chamber Monday afternoon.    *    -  She was one of 13 individuals Amtrak who proposed changes in the a third bill seeking to set up a new law, which took effect last second Amtrak passenger train July I-    across Iowa  ( hairman Oxley pointed out > Island tracks from the Quad-Ci-ifor iowa Post-Secondary Edu that cities now get to keep 90 ties to Council Bluffs—has beenl calion - Hansen, Andersen ana tor from Oregon, percent of fines collected and 60 introduced in the lowa senate  percent ofthe costs assessed by Sen. William Gluba (IV uAoJfmt    '  She said the county was not Davenport).    railroad service between Dav-  asking for any change in its 40    other    bills either are in the     enporl and Councl1  Bluffs    with  percent share of the costs but    process    or are being prepared     the  ' slate lo pay    l . wo ‘ thlfds   A,a    CA eft    or ai t wring pctpareu  (     passenger service    Ic  did feel it should get a 50-501    to route    Amtrak trains over IIH-    and 14 others.  split of the fines.  Bear Costs  Chairman Oxley said counties now bear the costs of housing courts which handle city cases, once paid by cities  eliminated, among other measures  Fuel oil prices have increased six times since last July. The latest increase of eight cents a gallon went into effect Jan. I, bringing to an estimated $1 million tho amount by which the university’s fuel costs have increased so far in fiscal 1973-74.  U. of f F^xecutive Vice president George Chambers noted that recommended sup-  ot Gluba  nois Central tracks from Dubu-  M 1055, To exempt food and  que to    Sioux    City    and    Council     pr ^ c TL ptl w     dru *; s  w froni ,m   n| «    ,    I,    .    sales tax. Ways and Means.  that    ’     nd    0    r    Nor, h    Western    I .snu5«, To allow non™*.-  . tracks    from    Clinton    to    Council    dents Iowa    trapping license?  Bluffs.    only if their    slate reciprocates  Tieden.  Introduced in House  systems.  Iowa s only cross-state Amtrak train now ruas from Burl  IIF 1068, To require a judge  for municipal court  _________  She Dresented fimires showing  in 8 ton  to Council Bluffs on Burl- to call into court any fiducialy one presented figures snowing     m    an    estate    who    hag    fai)ed U)   costs of operating the unified  ln K ,on  trades.  (Juba said if Amtrak is to  send another train through  Iowa "it should follow the  l)avenport-Iowa C 11 y - D e s  Moines-Council Bluffs corridor  court system for its first six months in Linn county.  They showed the total net increase in cost to the county was $199,848 12  A bigger split of the fine money wouJd help reduce the county’s share of the cost and would place "more of the cost on the user of the court” rather than on the taxpayer  No Additional F unds  * We are not asking in any way additional funding from the state,” Mrs. Oxley said. "We  file required reports within the time allotted, for a hearing on the failure. Fischer.  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