Cedar Rapids Gazette, March 20, 1974, Page 5

Cedar Rapids Gazette

March 20, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - March 20, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa MAtlONAl WtXtHtH SfUViCf tOkECAM lo7AM 3-21- 74 Cold weather will continue from the northern and central Rockies through mid- dle and upper Mississippi valley to the north Atlantic coast. Rain is expected from the southern Rockies to Texas and over the southeastern states. The Weather HInh temperatures peraiures overnight donation: Anchorage MM M Atlanta ___6657.60 Bismarck ..31 OS .06 Chicago ...4130 Denver Si 16 .03 Dututh .24 7 Honolulu ..81 68 Houston ...81 71 M-Misslng. Tuesday, low lem- and inches of prL- L. Anqeles .63 57 Miami 7773 Min'a.iolis 3319 N. Orleans 61 70 New York 59 33 Phoenix 76 61.20 sealtle ....SB37 Washington 6243 Extended Forecast Partly cloudy Friday through Sunday. Lows in the teens. Highs in the 20s to 30s Friday warming to the mid 30s and 40s by Sunday C. R. Weather High Tuesday ................40 Low overnight ...............2E Noon Wednesday ............38 2 p.m. Wednesday 35 Precipitation..............None Total for March............1.70 Normal for March ..........2.48 Normal through March.....5.02 Total for 1974................6.33 Barometer, rising.........30.04 Humidity at noon ............51 Wind direction and velocity at Gazette weather station at p.m. N at 6 mp'h. Sun rises Thursday, sun sets, Year Ago Today High 48; low, 34; rainfall, none. Traveler's Forecast Thursday Weather, Hi-Lo Bismarck .......PtCldy 29-10 Chicago 36-20 Cincinnati Rain 45-29 Cleveland.......Cloudy Des Moines .....PtCldy 37-15 Dctroil ........Cloudy 39-26 Indianapolis ----Cloudy 42-35 Kansas Cily..... Clrng 42-30 Milwaukee .......Cloudy 28-15 Mpls.-St. Paul .PtCldy 32-20 ,Dkla. Cily ......Cloudy 53-36 Omaha ...........Fair 42-25 Sioux Falls ........Fair 33-18 Degree i Days Tuesday ..................35 Total to Through March 19, 1973 Percent iiormat year 86.27 Total norrrial Coralville Lake Pool level Wednesday .670.70 Mississippi Stages (Flood stages in LaCrosse (12) 6.0, no change Lansing (18) missing Dam 9 (18) 16.0, no change McGregor (18) 8.7, no change Gu lien berg (15) 7.5, no change Dubiiquc (17) 10.0, fall .1 Davenporl (15) 8.9, no change Keokuk (16) 9.5, tall .9 Cedar al C.R. (13) 5.85, fall .29 Births Mercy "March 19 To Ihe families of Waller Ashhacher, route 4, Solon, a daughter; Gregory Bu- licck, 144 Bowling street SW. a daughter; George Koehler, 1270 Forty-second street SE, a daughter. Births Luke's March 19 To Ihc families of Franklin Walerhousc, Cog- fidn, a son; Don Sylvester, New- hall, a daughter; John Casey, 71B Arrowhead lane NE, a dauRliler; James I.oyil, Ely. n son; Mark Lang, 504 Ninlh street SW, a son. Out of Town Births Al BraUlchoro; VI. Mr. and Mrs. Tom I'nrcira, n son March 13. Mrs. Pcrcira is Ihc daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rob- erl Gillnm, 2430 Brockman avenue, Marion. At Virginia Bench, Vn----Mr. and Mrs. James II. Holiorls. a son March 16. Mrs. Roberts is Ihc dnuglilor of Mr. and Mrs. George jr., 1331] Mc- Go w a n boulevard, Marion. Roberts is the son of Mr. and Mrs. 11. L. "Jim" Hanson, 2985 Third avenue. Al San Dicg" Boatswain s Mate 3-c and Mrs. Kenneth Knight, H daughter Feb. 12. Mrs. KnlKlil is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd A. Sniilcr, 2M Firioonlh slrect NW. Fires I'lil) p.m. Tuesday. Short In nvoii nl lll'l Slxlcenl.il avenue SW p.m. Tuesday. Mistaken nlnrinnl 1150 Shaver rn.'KlN 13. 3'fil pin. Tuesday. Unknown lo Rims nl IIIOD I'lncl; of HOi-k- fnrd rnnd SW. 4 p.m. TiU'.stliiy. I'nnrv on lint otnvn nt ID24 first iiwmio NR .I'illl p.m. Tuesilny. (ilillilfoii playinff with mutches to grass behind 71 Allview drive SW. p.m. Tuesday. Trash fire behind 1012 Second avenue SE. p.m'. Tuesday. Unknown to grass al 'Edgewood road and Beverly road SW. p.m. Tuesday. Unknown to grass at Prairie Creek trailer court and Forty-first street SW. p.m. Tuesday. Un- known to trash at 1136 Ellis boulevard NW. a.m. Wednesday. Vent spilled chloroform at A street and Burlington street SW. a.m. Wednesday. Resume search for drowning victim at Third avenue bridge. Bankruptcy Judith Kaye Brandes, also known as Judith Kaye Rawson and Judith Kaye Kubik, 251 Fople slreel SW, formerly doing business as Canine fures, 3138 Ml. Vei-non road SE. 'Debls: Assets: wilh claimed as ex- empt. Jerry Glenn ReUenslahl, Vinlon. Debls: Assets: all claimed as exempt. Magistrate's Court. Speeding James Ryan, 2115 O avenue NW; fined and cosls. James Fear, 610 Fif- leenth avenue SW; Jeff Wilson 940 Weslland road NW; each" fined and costs. Richard Sterling, 1365 Meadowview drive, -Marion; fined and cosls. Terry Merla, route three, Cedar Rapids; fined and cosls. Glenn Flannagan, Ryan; Gerald Kramer, Dyersville; Everell Schullz, route three, Marion; Conrad Baumler, 2801 Elaine drive NW; Gerald Tay- lor; 1050 Third avenue SE; Belly Murphy, 1007 H avenue NW; Donna Long, 1955 Twenly-filth avenue, Marion; Arthur Middleton, 213 Cran- dall drive NE; Mathew Brown, 337 Thirty-firsl slreel NW; Bernadelte Dunigan, 219 Broadmore road NW; Delores Glick, 3210 Towne House drive NE; Donna Daniel, 1311 Highwood drive NW; Terry Pettit, 1135 Hubbard avenue NE; Kevin Wade, 2221 Sixth avenue NW; Anlhony Koop- man, 141 Cherry Hill road NW; Duane Koss, 1818 Elevenlh slreet NW; Jack Reeves, 360 Crandall drive NE; Brcnlon Barnell, Hiawatha; each fined and costs. Leon Goodell, Vinlon; fined and costs. John .Clulier; Ti- mothy Philipp, 1011 Seven- teen Ih street SW; Donna Childs, 1838 O avenue NW; Robert Drown, 309 Thirtieth street SE; Steven Cahill, 1125 Sixtecnlh avenue SW; Gregory Moderacki, 1050 Third avenue SE; Joseph Kopish, 340 Ards- ley lane SW; Gary Nikodim, roulc Ihree, Cedar Rapids; Ronald Blaklcy, Iowa City; each fined and cosls. Failure lo dim lighls John Peters, Shcllsburg; fined and costs. Traffic signal violation John Lenncr, Fairfax; fined and costs. Mark Null, 57 Dc- vomvood avenue SW; Nancy She-waller, 4420 Bowling street SW; each fined and cosls. Improper registration Ste- ven Livcrmore, 2716 Union drive SW; fined and cosls. Parkins violation Steve Tiggcs, 851 Twelfth street NE; fined and cosls. Slriliing fixtures atljaccnl In sired Kenneth Price, Brill; fined 10 and costs. Iowa Deaths Iowa' City "Bud Sulcr, 59. Services Friday at First Presbyterian church. George L. Gay, where friends may call Thursday. Mnnliccllo Mrs. George 63. Services Friday al 11, White-Phillips. Graveside ser- vices: Friday al 3, Fairview cemetery, Dows. Victor Joe Murtlia, 94. Services Friday al 10, St. Brid- get's church. Rosary Thursday at 8, McAninch's. Tama H. Ray Smith, 81. Services Thursday at ISO, Har- rison's. Traer Mrs. Marvin Murty, 57. Services Thursday al St. Boniface Calholic church, Garwin. Rosary Wednesday at 8, Henderson's in Toledo. Neenan To Seek Nomination for Linn Board Post Tom Neenan, secretary of the Linn county conservation board, announced his candidacy Wednesday for Democratic nomination for county supervi- sor. In making his announcement, Neenan promised he would campaign on a "person to per- Torn Neenan son contacting a'.mini- mum of 25 percent of 'Linn county voters, if chosen as his party's nominee. Neenan said his objective will be to "serve the people. The years I have served as a public official, I think, bear out the fact I have fulfilled my respon- sibilities with this in mind. I seek the office in order to do my part in making county govern- ment and government of the people one and the same." Education Neenan was graduated from Immaculate Conception high school, attended Coo college, and was graduated in 1948 from the- University of Iowa with a degree in political science. He served two terms as a member of the Linn county jury commission, was recently ap- pointed to a five-year term on Ihe Linn county conservation board, served three terms as mayor of Center Point, has been vice-chairman of the Center Point planning and zoning com- mission for four years, has been treasurer of the Archdiocesan Jouncil of Catholic Men since 1966, and has been active in Boy Scouts. Central Committee For 1C years Neenan has been a member of the Linn county Democratic Central Committee, serving as deputy chairman in 1960 and 1961. Neenan operates a inanuCap .uring business in Center Point and a distributorship of prc-cut homes. He has lived in Cedar Rapids inri Center Point for a tolal ol 36 years. He and his wife Eileen liavc five children. Mrs. Ncennn is serving her Irsl. term us mayor ol Cculer Point. Mrs. Francis Pusateri Ardyth M. Haynes Pusateri, 42, of 105 Fisher street, Hia- watha, wife of Francis R. Pusa- teri, died in a Cedar Rapids hos- pital Wednesday after a long illness. Born Oct. 13, 1931, at Shaw- nee, Okla., she had lived in this vicinity 37 years. Mrs. Pusateri had been employed by Prastka Jewelry and the Boltonc Hear- ing Aid Service. Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Mrs. James Thomson; a sister, Carol Oberbroeckling, and her mother, Mrs. Frank J. Zachar, all of Cedar Rapids, and one grandson. Services: Saturday at 11 a.m. at Stewart funeral home by the Rev. John M. Hardy, pastor of First Christian church. Burial: Shiloh cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 9 a.m. until 9p.m. Church of Christ. Goellsch's. Nnulll English Mrs. Carrie L. Black, ill. Services Friday at nl Powell's. Burial: Pi-n- ninglon cemetery south of Si- gourncy. Vinlnii Albert J. Ohrl, Services Friday ill 2 nt Camp- bell's, where I'rieiidK may rail after 10 Thursday, Burlnl: Pratt Creek reim'tory Vlnlcin Wallace Meyer, Light Up Someone's Hay with Flowers PIERSON'S 1000 Ellli Blvd. NW FLOWCRPHONE 366-1826 fLDWU SHOP f-stabllihod In 18B3 Genetic Co. and published dolly and Sunday til SOO Third Avc. SE, Codcir Raplas, Iowa Second Class Postage paid at Codor Rapldi, Iowa. Subscription rates by carrier II cents week. By mall: Night edition and Sunday A Issues a monlh- 114 n year: AUnrnooti editions and Sunday 7 [ssyoi n niontti, 175 a year. Other suites and U.S. territories S4d a year, No moll subscriptions ncccplcd In areos havino GaiQllo carrier service. The Associated Press Is onlMledexclu- slvoly to Itio USD lor ropubtlcallon ol all Ihe local news printed In this newspa- per as well at all AP news dlsptilchai. DEATHS Grace M. Yeager Dies at Age 100 Grace Maud Yeager, 100, a resident of the Home for Aged Women, died Tuesday. Horn Feb. 25, 1874, in Cedar Rapids, she had been a seam- stress all her life. There arc no immediate sur- vivors. Services: Turner chapel wcsl at 3 p.m. Thursday by the Very Hev. Canon D. A. Lxrfcrski. There will be a cremation com- mittal. Friends may, if they wish, make a donation to the Home for Aged Women. Friends may call at Turner chapel west. (Continued from Page 1.) brown, overall length approxi-j matcly 15 to 18 inches." Miss Connolly Miss Connolly's death also is attributed to a gunshot wound to reliably Two Injured in Pair of Crashes InCed A three-car resulted in The Cedar Kaplds Gazelle: Wed., Mar. 20. 1974 Johnson Cites Tesf Effect collision Tuesday! Witness' Credibility wl in ;i flit; face cut and a traffic ticket for one of i (Continued from Page 1.) the drivers. because, he said, some police low in the back, also was inflict av 7" would oiherwise' take cd. Jin the accident, but The search warrants were to a hospital. ccuted in Kenton county at Now- Pollec f lin's rural Keystone residence lcft Fifth amendment or refuse detector test. He said the j ordinance will assist the grand l jury c "on- CXpcdi'e 'he wood drive NW. belonging lo R. E. Varnuni, on a 1964 Chevrolet, Bel Air two- M-ulu" ul door, while, red interior, license 17-8496. In Unn county, Ihc warrant was executed at another resi- dence of Nowlin's, at 622 Eleventh avenue SE, which is described as nn apartment of Mabel Irene Franks. Other Items Sought in addition to the two weapons, according to the war- rant, were a pair of blue-gray r the collision at the inter- Approximately 30 police of- licly proposed Tuesday morn- ing. Johnson asked the council to delay action and consider whether the requirement should be done on a state, rather than a local, level.' He also said he thought the in- j vesligalion could have been eon- including Acting-Chief'c'wkd "long, long ago." Wally Johnson and most com-! Citing his own experience in I'olice said Lane's car made; maml slaft officers, protested I three hours' testimony before contact first with an oncoming] the at the council! the grand jury, Johnson said, 54, of 433 Twenty-third street HW, and then struck a car driv- en: i meeting Wednesday. Detectivc Darwin Ammeter, president of the Policemen's dress slacks with blood stains, a turned. pair of men's undershorts with Police said a car driven by blood stains and yellow colored Norma Jean Maxwell, 43, of 271 en by Stan R. Menken, 31, Assn rcad a )ctt 1313 Central drive SW. ..A second personal injury ac-j cident Tuesday caused a knee injury to the driver of a car that lit a telephone pole and over- personal opinion was they could have obtained the infor- mation from my teslimony in about an hour, Tom the association opposing i the ordinance. j Position of Trust "It has been suggested that these constitutional guarantees should be taken from us be-! Interrupted He was interrupted at that Mrs. John Yilek Marie Yilek, 90, widow ol John Yilek, died late Monday in a.nursing home. Mrs. Yilek was born Nov. 9, 1883, in Czechoslo vakia and came to the U.S. anc Cedar Rapids in 1914. She was a member of Western Fraternal 'Life Assn. (ZCBJ and other Czech organizations of Cedar Rapids and the Eas Lucas club of Iowa City. Surviving are two daughters Mrs. Eldon Memler, of 'Coral ville and Mrs. Elton Armstrong Atkins; a son, .William, Seba: topol, Calif., six grandchildrer and ten great-grandchildren. .Services: Friday 2 p.m. a Kuba funeral home.east by thi Rev. William B. Harnish National. Friends may call at Kuba'east after 1 p.m. Thursday. Janette G. Howeil Janette G. Howeil, 63, of 1254 Elmhurst drive NE, died Tues- day in a Cedar Rapids hospital. A lifelong resident of Rapids, she was born May 3, 1910. Miss Howeil was a secre- tary for Iowa Manufacturing Co. for 43 years before her re- tirement in 1972. She was a member of First Presbyterian church 'and Chapter DK of PEG. Surviving is a sister, Jeanne Howeil, Cedar Rapids. Services: Turner chapel east at noon Thursday by the Rev. John Shew and the Rev. Larry Johnson. Burial: Morrison, 111. Friends may call at Turner chapel east until a.m. Thursday. The casket will not be opened after- the service. Friends may, if they wish, con- tribute to the American Cancer Society. Memorial Services Brown, Lenta M. 1 p.m Thursday in Chapel of Memo- ries by the Rev. James H. Rie- gci of St. Paul's United Meth- odist church. Burial: Cedar Me- morial. Arrangements by Cedar Memorial funeral home. Brown, Pearl a.m. Thursday at Chapel of Memo- ries by the Rev. William B. Harnish. Burial: Cedar Memo- rial. Arrangements by Cedar Memorial funeral home. Ferguson, Katherinc Tur- ner chapel cast at a.m. Thursday by the Rev. Warren Feller. Burial: Limvood ccme- lery. Koislcr, chapel east at Friday by the Rev Don Wells of Annmosa. Burial: Cedar Memorial. Cedar Rapids Emergency Numbers Ambulance ......366-7654 Fire Highway Patrol After Hours Police Sheriff 398-5343 364-5171 363-5629 .398-5353 398-3521 Medical Society (If you hovtt no phytkian) Foundation II ....362-2174 {Cfliii hilp, 4 p.nvmldniglil) (Clip one! carry In your billfold) BROSH CHAPEL Cedar Ituplils 1'nhlh .Snrrrrn" Inquire About Our I'rc-nrrnnsisi Services Solnii Remington 20-g a u g e trail SE, veered ofl 1 shells (shotsize 4, 5, and road in the 2900 block of Authorities reported back avenue SE when she the court late Tuesday out. noon that they had found Maxwell was treated at Jones county a Federal brand hospital for a cut on the r gauge rifled slug shell, two and released. of trousers, one one -0 In Linn county, they reported finding a pair of from Page 1.) slacks and a partial roll of with military matters "to rical the restoration of induc- e The items were seized and authority." f being held pending a hearing lo determine whether they may be held for use as evidence of the draft law remains ir orce, except for one sentence :hat gave the President author! tne to induct men. That senlenct Affidavits last June 30. .Affidavits signed by only men involved it detailing evidence in the case lottery were thos j a basis for the search turn 19 this year. Most o have been filed in court, registered last year a s have been ordered kept 18th birthday, as require h except for parties directly law, and were placed in j volved in the classification. .Judge Vietor said he those who are assigne n the order under the 1 through 95 will b and duty of .the court to according to the s the defendants a fair and civilian status, to pr 3j partial a .standby pool of "readi He cited the U.S. men during 197 3 court decision in the with numbers over ''_ Sam- Sheppard case, where remain in the holding cla court said the trial and not hear fro g. might well have proscribed draft boards again unle n (about) the identity of is a national emergen 1909 i point by Canney, who reminded Johnson that grand jury pro- ceedings are secret. Johnson said the grand jury cause we hold a position ofican institute perjury charges if public the letter said, inlit feels a witness lied, and part. "It would seem that .such an ordinance could have some far reaching effects that would be a giant step toward trying to elim-j inate our constitutional rights merely because we have chosen to serve the public." City Attorney Dave McGuire said the concept of the ordi- nance has .been upheld by the. U.S. supreme court, and that it did not take away any constitu- ;onal rights. In two separate cases, the ourt ruled it is constitutional to ischarge a police officer under uch an ordinance, but informa- ion obtained under the circum- tarices outlined in the ordi- lance cannot be used in crimi- al proceedings against the of- cer. Can't Be Fired An officer cannot be fired lowever, for refusing to sign E waiver of immunity from prose cution. Mayor Don Canney said he fa vored.the ordinance because was requested by the highes law enforcement officer in th state for the purpose of speei ing the investigation: "That cloud has hung over tl police department too tl mayor said. "I think "it's kind of sad, wha the assistant attorney gener said yesterday, tttat someppHc officers would refuse to testify.1' He said it is the city council' responsibility to clear up thejn vestigation as quickly as possi ble. Officers' View "We, as police officers, woulc ike to expedite it, too, but we don't want to give up all our constitutional rights in doing Ammeter said. {police officers. He complained there had not added the lie detector test in- jures a witness' reputation. "Anyone who is asked to take a polygraph after he has taken an oath it does somelhing lo his Johnson said. Steinbeck said he was basing s vote on three matters. One, e said, was the number of tele- lone calls he received on the alter. "When our forefathers enact- d the Constitution of the United ales, I was not aware they scluded police he aid. Second Reason The second reason he; cited- ras a fear of the; ordinance eing the "first step" toward railing constitutional rights. The third reason was lack of ime to study the ordinance. "Isit here in question as to vhether or not I will vote on his ordinance in Stein- >eck said. '_'.'.' Acting Asst. Chief William Byrne said-most officers aren't concerned about the grand jury investigation, but about what will come later. Because, of the wording of the ordinance, he said, officers could be forced to spend most of their time taking polygraph tests in relatively minor cases. Changed Wording McGuJre and the wording of the ordinance was changed to omit a reference (o 'other proceedings" and "court learings." Public Improvements Com- missioner Richard Phillips, re- ponding to Steinbeck's state- ment, said he believes he has to ake all citizens into consider- tion when he votes, not just leen enough time for the associ- tion's lawyer to research the ubject. The ordinance was first pub- is made rn of measure I four automotive engineers, four petroleum company engineers I and an EPA observer. "Not for Mileage" The dynamometer simulates driving conditions, and the EPA has been using it to measure emission standards. The auto makers all argue that it shouldn't be used for mileage measurement. It. was the EPA itself which asked the engineering society city employes and the council were not included in the ordi- nance, and was told it was be- cause the supreme ''court deci- sion referred specifically to po- lice. He then asked the councilmen if they would, as spelled out in the ordinance, take a lie detec- tor test. Would Take Test Canney, Phillips, Finance Commissioner Hal Schaefer and Parks Commissioner Stan Reinis said they would. Steinbeck, who earlier ex- pressed fear the ordinance would become "a political hatchet to weed out said, "If accused, with reason- able grounds, I would be the first to. take a lie detector test if, in fact, it was voluntary. I would be the last if, in fact, I The debate continued for about 90 minutes, with police of- ficers maintaining the ordi- nance was unnecessary and un- help, faced with arguments constitutional, and Canney, omy and are based only on ur-saying the .ordinance is neces- ban-suburban driving. jsary to end the investigation Modifying the various lestingjantl restore public trust in the procedures already used by thelpolice department. Big Three, Love said his laskj After Ihc vote, Ammeter force is close to perfecting gaso- line tests for three conditions: urban driving of two miles at an average speed of 15.7 miles per suburban driving of 5.2 'es al driving of 4.7 miles al I.ovc believes the Icsls will satisfy the EPA's demand that any test can be repeated with equal results. "We think we came up with prctly good answers Hint will assure s a y s Love. called the action "inconceivable in a country like this" and said the association plans to appeal through the courts. Added to Injury LONDON (UPI A reader identified as J. Wild told the Sun newspaper Thursday that while in hospital suffering from a broken elbow he fell out of bed and broke his nose. Zero in on a want ad and sell those useful but not longer need- ed items. Dial 398-8234. flowers can say everything 364-8139 Phone Answeind 24 Hours Every Diy ;