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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - March 20, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa S-T-A-M-P-S Carrier pigeons, a postman and various mechanical means oE transporting the mails are featured on three oommemo- ratives by Surinam to honor the 100th anniversary of thai country's first postage stamps The 15-cents green and blue shows two carrier pigeons bear- ing letters to different destina- tions. The 25-cents pink, blue, gray and black depicts the solhouette of a postman delivering a letter to a home. The 30-cents blue, red, green and black illustrates an outline map of Surinam with such means of mail transportation as a plane, truck, ship and train. Each stamp also bears the text "100 Jaar Surinaamse Post zegcls" (100 years of Surinam postage stamps) plus the dates "1873-1073." First Stamps Surinam's first postage stamps, issued in 1873 when the country was a colony of the Netherlands, are definitives thai are similar in design to those ol the mother country of the same period and highlight a profile ol Holland's King William.III. Police Say Boy Admits Kidnaping Claim Was Hoax HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (AP) Suffolk county police say that the report of 15-year-old William Martin's kidnaping over the weekend was actually a hoax perpetrated by the Long Island boy himself. Chief of Detectives, Patrick Mellon said Martin, of Port Jef- ferson station, admitted to false- ly reporting he was kidnaped. .An investigation indicated the boy disguised his voice Satur- day night when he called his fa- ther to announce the kidnaping and 'warn the elder Martin that he would be .contacted, said Mellon. Instead, the boy actually spent the night; in .an old build- ing in Port Jefferson, according to Mellon. Martin was in custody at the county police station here. Juve- nile authorities .said they, plaatp submit a petition concerning the incident that could result in the filing of formal youth offender charges. The boy ..first told police that three men in a car abducted him Saturday night, blindfolded him and drove him around until Sunday morning.. Young Martin said the "kid- A 25th anniversary celebra- tion on stamps comes from Do- ninica to hail the quarter-cen- tury birthday of the University of the West Indies. There are three stamps in the set plus a souvenir sheet. The 12-cents gray and cream shows the UWI Center Building. The 30-cents depicts a gradua- .ion ceremony. The chancellor is presenting a diploma to a student. The highest value, features .he university coat of arms. Three Values The souvenir sheet contains all. three values on a blue back- jround. Another island paying, phila- :elic tribute to the University of the West 'Indies is St. Vincent, which has produced four stamps !or the occasion. Although these adhesives de- lict-the main university center ocated at Kingston, Jamaica, ;he educational center serves all ;he islands including the British Associated States and Colonies in the Caribbean and the Baha- las. Other colleges in the uhiversi- y group are at Barbados and at Trinidad. got into an. argument and .released him at the Billy .Blake shopping center on Nes- conset highway in Terryville, Police said they became sus- picious when no demand for ransom was made during the Saturday night call. Former Maverick of Senate To Try Again SALEM, Ore. (UPI) Wayne "Morse, the man they called "the tiger of the is ready to make another comeback. At age 73, he filed Monday for the seat he lost to Bob Pack- wood, a Republican, six years ago'. He also tried two years ago but lost in his effort to unseat Mark Hatfield, also a Republi- can. Morse said he had decided to try again became of "the many urgings of the past 60 days from Democrats and Republicans." Morse served in the senate as a Republican, then went in- dependent before declaring him- self a Democrat. Asked As R e s u It of Car-Cycle Crash Arthur Joe Wullenwaber, }edar Rapids, has filed suit in jinn, district court seeking for injuries he suffered in a car-motorcycle accident Aug. Wullenwaber reports driving a motorcycle in the parking lot at the IE Atomic Energy Plant at Palo when he was involved in a collision with a car driven :by Arthur Warren also of Cedar Rapids. Pierce "was emerging from a parking stall at the time. Wullenwaber charges Pierce negligent failing to keep a proper lookout for other vehicles; failing to yield the right-of-way; failing to exercise due caution and failing to have his vehicle under control. As a result of the accident, he claims to have suffered per- sonal injuries, including a frac- tured right leg, permanent inju- ries to his body, loss of future wages, mental anguish and fu- ture medical expenses. Medical expenses to date of lost wages totalling and damage.to the motorcycle are specifically list- ed in the suit. the senate said he has a reason- able amount of pledges to sup- port him financially in his race. 20 YEARS AGO American civilian pilots of a private air- Thc former 24-year veteran of line escaped withering commu- nist anti-aircraft fire and dropped supplies to besieged Dion Bien Phu. ".i.My dad wants to havoa long talk wllh mo...I'll phono you W In a mlnulol" The Cedar Kaplds Gazelle: Wed., Mar. 20, 1974 savings Now it pays to br in char sale. Reg. to ,Now It pays to dress her up early for Easter. Choose from our large selection of spring dresses and pants dresses in pretty Easter-egg pastels. Long, short, one and two-piece styles in dotted swiss, checks, flowers and more. All in easy-to-care-for fabrics Sizes 1 to 4T, 3 to 6X, 7 to 14. 20% off. Reg. 3.49. cotton shirts for school age boys. Sizes 8-12. Reg. to save now on for little girls. 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