Cedar Rapids Gazette, April 3, 1974, Page 5

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - April 3, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa DEATHS The Cedar Rapids Gazelle: Wed., April 3, 1974 ur-i wi Snow and rain will fall over the western portion of the central plains into The northern plains and upper Michigan. Rain will fall over the remainder of the central plains, middle and lower Mississippi valley and Alabama. The Weather temperatures IDVJ tem- peratures overnight and inches of pre- cipitation: Anchorage .4027 L. Angeles .7253 Atlanta ....75 65 Miami B2 It. Minneapolis 4935.08 N.Orleans .8574.12 Uismarck ..342S Chicago ...7146 Denver .....5729.1 Dullllh ...3431 Honolulu 8570 Houston ..7970 Seattle ...5241.15 Wp.shinston 76 45 .02 Extended forecast Chance of rain Friday night and Satur- day. Cooler than normal with highs in the 40s and 50s., Lows 20s and 30s. I C. R. Weather High Tuesday ................72 Low overnight...............52 Noon Wednesday .............53 2 p.m..................... GO Precipitation ...............0.07 Total for April..............0.07 Normal for April...........2.79 Normal through April ......7.81 Total for 1974................5.09 Barometer, falling''.........29.20 Humidity at noon .........86% Wind direction and velocity at Gazette weather station at 2 p.m. ENE at 16 mph. Sun rises Thursday. sun: sets, Year Ago Today High, 47; low, 37: rainfall, .-is. Traveler's Forecast Thursdav Marriage Licenses Carol Gei-gen and Scott Olson, Bonita Jones and Bobby Bryant, all of Cedar Rapids. N a d i n c Tomlinson, Cedar Rapids, and William Quinn, North Conway, N. H. Marjorie Bentley, Cedar Rapids, and Wesley Burcsh, Ely. Petition for Bankruptcy Stephen D. Cree, formerly doing business as TELCON, and I Nancy K. Cree, route 2, Marion. He claimed debts of She claimed debts of Both claimed assets of all claimed exempt. Patrick Leo and Sharon Kay Byrne, 5G50 Ohio street SW. Both claimed debts of He claimed assets of claimed as exempt. Weather. Hi-Lo Bismarck........ Snow 40-25 Chicago .........Shwrs 44-31 Cincinnati .......Cloudy 66-40 59-42 Des Moines.......Shwrs 42-28 Detroit Shwrs 64-40 Indianapolis .Cloudy 60-35 Kansas City ...PtCldy 55-35 Milwaukee .....Cloudy 45-32 Mpls.-St. Paul ...Cloudy 40-28 Okla. City ......PtCldy 58-39 Omaha......... Cloudy 57-34 Sioux Falls .....Cloudy 36-24 Degree Days Tuesday..................13 Total to Through April 2, 1973 Percent of normal year ..93.21 She claimed assets oC all claimed as exempt. Elsie May West, 1450 Mea- dowview drive, Marion. Debts: Assets: with claimed as exempt. Carl William Wallig, 901 Vi Oakland road NE. Debts: Assets: with claimed as exempt. Dennis Dean Marshall, 700 35th street, Marion. Debts: 711.02. Assets: with I S4.30D claimed as exempt. i David Charles and Chery Ann Stevens, 905 Orchard road Marion. Debts: Assets: with claim- ed as exempt. Magistrate's Court Speeding: Dennis Burns LaPorte City; Sheryl Kacek 5309 Kesler road NW Lawrence Janda, 1411 Ninth street NW; each fined anc costs. Russell Hamilton, 5010 Harbet avenue NW; Gary Schulze, 370 Seventeenth street SE; Larry Schutt, Atkins each fined and costs Gerald Farland, 720 Danbury street NE; Frances Bates, 2739 Second avenue SE; Raymonc Services: 10 a.m. Thursday Hrabak's. Toledo James Boldt, 74 Services: Friday 2 p.m., Otter, bein United Methodist church Henderson's. Castalia Lloyd W. Blum hagcn, 64. Services: Friday at 2 p.m., Zion Lutheran church Schuttc's, Postville. McGregor Russell C Schrivcr, 71. Services: Friday, 2 p.m., Thornburg's. Friends maj call after 2 p.m. Thursday. Vinton Anna K. Hiler, 78 Services: 2 p.m. Thursday White-Phillip's. Wellman Alice Brenne- man, Services Friday at 2 West Union Mennonite church Powell's in Wellman. Dccorah Agnes M. Bui- lard. 82. Services Thursday a 2, Washington Prairie Lutheran church. Dccorah Anne I.amme Haagensen, 83. Services Thurs- day at 11, St. Benedict's church Prayer service at. 8 Wednesday Olson-Fjelstul. Independence John H Dodge, 63. Services Friday a 2, White's. Military memoria service Thursday at 8. A me- morial fund has been cs tablished. Rowley Mrs. J. D. Grover White's. Total normal year Mississippi Stages (Flood stages in brackets) LaCrosse (12) 5.9, rise .1 Lansing (18) 8.0, fall .1 Dam 9 (18) 15.7, rise .1 McGregor (18) 8.7, no change Guttenbcrg (15) 7.1, rise .2 Dubuque (17) 9.7, no change Davenport (15) 8.2, fall .1 Keokuk (16) 7.8, fall .4 Kruger, Wade, Mt. 731 Vernon; John E avenue NE: David Thomas, 1920 Grande avenue SE; John Peal, 500 Eleventh street, Marion; Mar- garet Williams, 872 Daniels street NE; each fined ?30 anc Keith Curley, Oxford Junction; Dale Easier, Vinton Robert Roseland, 4 Cottage Grove woods SE; Robert Heath 1281 Center street NE; Audrey Boland. 215 DaLong drive. Cedar at C.K. (13) 5.13, rise .03 Marion; Emerald Lathrop, Alice Dundee, 3137 avenue SE; Robert 2139 Rockford road Coralville Lake SW; each fined and costs. I Failure to use signal Janet 'Garovcr, Fairfax: fined and seventh street NE; fined and costs. Right-of-way violation jGlndys.Oseth. 947 Center Point road NE; fined and costs. Faulty equipment Terry Pool level Wednesday 670.31 costs- Vehicle control violation Mercy John Hcndricks, _1605 Forty- April Mr. and Mrs. Gene Mihal, Eighteenth street NW, a son. Luke'-. April 2 To .he families of n e n n i s .1. Schmidt, 664 Twenty-sixth street SE, a son; Elias Saba, 518 Seventeenth street NE, a son; John 0. Mi- chalson, 1917 C avenue NE, a daughter; Louis Netolicky, Solon, a son; Michael Steven- son, 2507 Indiana street SW, a daughter; Milvoy Mally, 1302 Third street NW, a son; JYIi- cliael Oldfaihcr, 905 Fairview drive, Marion, a daughter; Dar- rcll Price, Swisher, a daughter; Jack Anderson, Belle Plainc, a son. Out of Town Births At Piirjuriuc Mr. and Mrs. Steven Pelhan, a son March 28. Mr. Pelhan is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ford, 840 Keyes court, Marion. At Cedar Falls Mr. and Mrs. Dennis L. Steinmetz, a son April 1. Mrs. Steinmetz is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ross II, Coralville. Steinmeb. is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Steinmetz, Fair- fax. Fires p.m. Tuesday. Possibly due to child playing with matches at Crandall and Brent- wood drives 'p.m. TUPS d n y. Un- known cause tn crass on Six- teenth .avenue SE near river bank. p.m. Tuesday. Child playliiff with mulches at C ave- nue and Twentieth streel NE. Merta, route three, 'Cedar Rapids; fined and costs. Accident, damage to vehicle Ronald Sauerbry, 727 Fifth avenue SE; fined and costs. Traffic signal violation Charles Erdman, 3000 J street SW: Lucile Kelly, 4525 Walk- er street NE; Don Cozart, 1501 Fifteenth street, Marion: each fined and costs. Striking fixtures adjacent to street David Varner, 1440 A avenue NE; fined and costs. Striking unattended vehicle Joe Gluba, 1103 Third ave- nue SW: fined S50 and costs. Jcrald Holrnan, Taft hotel; fined and costs. David Varner, 1440 A avenue NE; fined and costs. Driver's license violation Oliva Vega, 1018 Fourth avenue SE; fined and costs. Iowa Deaths Iowa City Fred Klein, 65. Services Thursday at 10, St. Wenceslaus church. Rosary Wednesday at 7 and 8, George L. Gay, where friends may call Wednesday. Keystone Lucy Bernstorf, 72. Services Thursday at 1, St. John Lutheran church. Visita- tion after noon Wednesday at Fellmct's. Postville Dr, Gary C. If o 11 m e y e r, 36, Pasadena, Calif. Services: Thursday, 11 a.m., Schulto's. Tama Richard Drahos, 48. Northeast C. R. Parcel Still Needs Buyer The last large parcel of urban renewal land in Cedar Rapids is still waiting for a buyer. The parcel, about seven-and one-half acres located generallj between C avenue NE, the pro posed 1-380 route, Fourth stree and Eighth" street', is part of the Cedar Lake urban renewal proj ect. The project must be closet out by June 30. Bids were invited on the lane three times, the latest lime on Wednesday. For the secont lime, no bids were received. The first time the land had apparently .been sold, but the deal fell through when delays in routing 1-380 made it impos- sible for the city to deliver title to the property. The interstate may be the problem this time, too, Planning and Redevelopment Director Don Salyer said Wednesday The land will become more, at- tractive to developers, he ex- plained, after the highway is built. Since the land can't be sold by he June 30 closeout date, a special grant has been prepared jy the federal department ol lousing and urban developmenl to cover the cost of the land and allow the books to be closed. When the city sells the land, the money will go directly to the federal government to re- place the grant. There is no cost to the city because of file failure to sell the land, Salyer said, except the money lost while the property is off the tax rolls. Neither is a there a time limit on when the grant must be repaid. Salyer said no invitation of >ids will be scheduled again until prospective buyers can be ocated. BROSH CHAPEL Cedar Rapids utp.tl to Public .SflniiVn" Inquire Almul Our Pre-arranged Services Solon Daycin Says Egypt To Remove Illegal Guns JERUSALEM (AP) Egypt has promised to remove all the illegal artillery placed .in its zone east of the Suez Canal, De- fense Minister Moshe Dayan told the Israeli parliament Wed- nesday. Mrs. G. W. Longalcer Leora Spurrier Longaker, 74, i widow of G. Willard Longaker and a Cedar Rapids resident NO Police Chief Reduced Water In C.IL Meeting Soon for To Get 'New Dance A if Those 62 to 64i r, t n it r i On Vacancy Set! rloor tor Polka r estiva I t Those 62 to 64' i Residents aged 62. 63 and 64 j I will be eligible soon for reduced j The city was officially without! water rates. AM ES-The Iowa highway j the Moulton case under pres- before moving to Winston Sa- a chjef of ,ice Wednesdav SQi A reduccd rate is eurrenUyicommission voted Wednesday toisure from Gov. Robert Ray and lem, N. C about three years I the city council scheduled a per-! available for persons 65 andffix UP dance floor" for action, and re-wrote its v sonnel meeting for 2 p.m. to seetover. An ordinance has ipolicy to allow closure where ago, died Ihere Tuesday. Born Jan. 1. 1900, in Cedar Rapids, Mrs. Longaker was a napius, M.S. the vacaney. member of First Christian church, the Woman's club, DAR, the King's Daughters -and (he what can be done about filling' prepared lowering the age re- to 62, and has been Those were the words of Com- line traffic count is low. mission Chairman Robert j passed twice by the city council, i Rigler, New Hampton, for the] After the ordinance is action approving: i. -i i f (fYintimiArf frfim 1 1 third time and published spending its share for a project' n um r around April 15 put an asphaltic surface on bv njs daughter Tricia who Surviving arc a daughter, Mrs. Leslie Brendle, Kerners- ville, N.C.; a brother, Harold Spurrier, Cedar Rapids, and three grandchildren. Services: Turner chapel east at 3 p.m. Friday by the Rev. Glen Bender of First Congrega- tional church. Burial: Cedar Memorial. Friends may register at Turner east after 1 p.m. Thursday. The casket will not be opened at any time. The family suggests that friends may, if they wish, contribute to the Cancer Fund or a charity of their choice. been serving as acting chief while a search was conducted for a new chief. However, state will be in force. (highway 6 in Durant from Fifth claimed 40 percent of the trans- After that, applications for to just east of Tenth av-jactjon fne rep0rt recommend- redueed rate can be made tolhejenue. jcd Tricia, now Mrs. Ed- law prohibits him from continu iwater dcPartmcnl- ln addition Just last month, the commis- ward Cox, should file amended ing in the position for more !he agreed reluctantly to returns to correct her own obli- 90 days. annual income of town inigaiions and should report inter- urT j .u A, j i household must be less than {southeast Cedar county to hold jest her father paid her on a loan Wednesday was the 91st day. qualjfv. rlts Polka Fcstiva, on ,he buy ,he Safety Commissioner Jamesi way. Nixon should declare as in- Steinbeck said it will be at least! two to three weeks before a nev chief can be hired. A certified list of applicants is expected Evidence Ready In WASHINGTON (AP) The soon from the civil service com- elieve the communique is a genuine one." Tremendous Relief Catherine Hearst, Patricia's mother, said Ihe new message vas "a tremendous relief for me. "I'm so happy to see half of 'ally's driver's license and I lope to gel. Ihe oilier half and 3atty along with it, because I iclicvc the SLA certainly has ived up to everything they said o far and I have reason to iclieve they'll continue to live ip to their word." The message was signed "I.I. Jnited 4, Gen. Field Marshall "in., S.L.A." "Cin" is short for General Cinque, the apparent LA leader whose voice ap- ready to turn over to the justice department evidence of market ing irregularities which have boosted by up to 15 cents a gal- lon prices of propane to con sumers. Charles Owens, a deputy as- sistant administrator, told a house panel Tuesday the FEC has gathered the evidence in an intensive investigation covering all levels of the propane market ing chain. (Continued from Page 1.) eral grand jury investigating his activities he reported to Chapin. Who Recruited "I told Mr. Chapin that Don had been before the grand jury and the names of those who had recruited him and who paid him came out as a result of ques- tions from a grand Dean said. "I assured Dwight it's nothing to worry Dean said. In the memo, Chapin said he should have fired Segretti whei he went to New Hampshire be- fore that state's primary anc used his own name. "When Watergate broke we told Don to get lost I believe Herb (Kalmbach) settled with the memo said. Defense Rests in Diap'ulse Case Defense lawyers in the "Dia- pulse" case in Cedar Rapids federal court unexpectedly rest- ed their case Wednesday after failing to secure! their final witness. Dr. Bruce Cameron of Baylor university, Houston, Texas, had to appear in healing ma- chines. He did not arrive, how- ver. Judge Edward McManus es- tablished a briefing schedule for defense and government law- yers. A decision on the case is not expected for 30 days. been scheduled support of the Marion Man Plans Appeal of Conviction A Marion man has filed notice of appeal to the Iowa supreme court of his Feb. 13 conviction :or forgery. Richard Allen Thompson, 21, of 583 Seventh avenue, Marion, filed the notice of appeal Tues- day in Linn county district court. He had received an indeter- minate sentence not to exceed 10 years at the men's reforma- tory at Anamosa for forging the name of Linda L. Brislawn of Marion on a check last July. Wants To Slow Down Trains in Clayton CLAYTON A Clayton man, Robert Dohse, says he will urge the Clayton town council to place speed restrictions on Mil- waukee Road trains. The fifth derailment in a little over two years occurred in the! town this week. The tracks have! Liability Insurance Hike Sent to House DES MOINES (AP) The Iowa senate Wednesday" finally sent to the house a bill it passed Feb. 4 to more than dou ble the minimum liability au tomobile insurance coverage in Iowa. Sen. .Bass Van Gilst (D Oskaloosa) had filed a motion ti reconsider the bill that wouli raise the minimum coverage ti for death "or injury to one person, to death or inju ry for two or more persons anc for property damage The present limits are and respectively. Sen. James Griffin (R-Counci an insurance agent supported Van Gilst, contending .that insurance rates in Iowa would rise 23 percent if the bil is enacted. "But the motion to reconside received only 25 votes to 23 n1 votes. A constitutional majoritj of 26 votes is needed for recon sideration. Cedar County Mart Is Killed in Crash BENNETT (UPI) A Cedar county man was killed Wednes day in 'an accident involving a pickup truck and semitrailer truck at a street intersection here. The victim was identified as Edward J. Feiler, 30, of rural Bennett, the driver of the pickup truck. The driver of the semi, Milburn W. Deuglas. 38, of Bal- timore, Md., escaped injury. The accident occurred at the intersection of route 130 and a city street. Laird: Oil Countries Building Up Arsenals WASHINGTON (AP) Former Defense Secretary Laird says Persian gulf nations are using their oil money to DUtld up an "awesome arsena: of armaments." Laird made his comment in a foreword to a private study on arms in the He said, "The major gull powers, with their immense oi revenues, have been able to procure large amounts of weap- ons and are being instructed in their use." House Passes Medical Bonuses to WASHINGTON (AP) Bon- uses up to a year if need- ed to attract doctors, dentists, veterinarians and optometrists nto the all-volunteer military has been voted by the house. The measure was sent to a compromise conference with a senate bill authorizing bonuses ip to for doctors only. 1.uana Councilman LUANA William Bugcnha- been cleared, although .has been named to the has not yet been collected. Cash, Checks Taken jLuana town council, replacing Norman Miller who has taken a city job. j festival. Completion date for the over- lay work is Aug. 30. What will happen if the proj- ect completion is delayed was not discussed at Wednesday's meeting. There is some question if the project will even be started, since commission approval is subject to the approval of the Durant town council for itsi share of the project. The bid for the project was about double the commission and the town council expected. The 1972 estimate, which was approved by the town council last month, listed the city's share as The commission's share for the 24- foot center portion of the road was estimated at The bid by Iowa Road Build- ers Co. of Des Moines was Thus, if as expected, the proportions remain the same, the city will have to pay for the project. In March, the Durant council approved the for the re- surfacing, even though at about the same time its petition to the commission noted that highway 6 was the only portland cemenl slrect available in town for dancing. Contracts Engineer Keith Davis told reporters the asphal surface will get hard enough so that it should not be sticky for the September Festival. At the meeting Wednesday, the commission also updated its policy on closing primary high- ways in towns to conform with its approval of the Durant high- way 6 closing. At the meeting last month, Chairman Rigler noted the poli- cy as it stood allowed closing highways in towns where "traf- fic is low." He said the vehicles per day east of Duranl could hardly be called low. A t its meeting Tuesday, Rigler proposed amending the 'Moulton rule" to also allow closing "whan the staff feels the closure will not adversely affect .hrough traffic materially." At last month's meeting, the laff pointed out that traffic on highway 6 is local, since inter- runs just north of Durant. They also said a.satis- 'actory detour is available in :own. Rigler's label, "the Moulton refers to a closing of a lighway for that town's Jam- boree last year despite the com- mission's dislike for closing roads for town celebrations. 5li We lo-col Sews The commission backed off in' furnishing the transportation. The report said that amount came to for the four-year period. Nixon should declare as in- come in improvements to his San Clemente and Key Biscayne, Fla., estates im- provements the staff said were "undertaken primarily for the President's personal benefit." Disclosure Vote There had been some question about whether the committee would make the report public or wait until Nixon's tax lawyers bad presented arguments that Nixon's tax deductions were proper. The committee voted 9 to 1 to release the report with Sen. Carl Curtis (R-Neb.) cast- ing the dissenting vote. At the White House, Deputy Press Secretary Gerald Warren reversed a stand he had taken Tuesday when he declined to re- affirm a presidential pledge .to abide by whatever decision is made by the committee con- cerning a possible tax liability. "There is no change in' the President's view on this mat- Warren said Wednesday. President's Reply Rep. Wilbur Mills, vice-chairman of the com- mittee, told newsmen he under- stands the Presidents' counsel has filed a brief supporting its position. He said he would not object to giving the attorneys an opportunity to state their case, but that there was some feeling in the committee that this could lead to other requests for appearance and so involve the committee in extended bearings. Student Ban Vetoed NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) jOvernor Winfield Dunn has ve- ;oed a bill that would have irohibited male and female col- ege students from living to- gether on campus. He said it was unfair to reason that only students are promiscuous. 20 YEARS AGO The Iowa attorney general's office ruled thai osteopathic.physicians had a legal right to become staff members of a county hospital. She (Ueiar Sapfts Established in 1883 by Gazette Co. and published daily and Sunday al 500 Third Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52406: Second Class Postage paid at Cedar Rapids, Iowa. ____ Night edition and Sunday 6 Issues S2.25 a month, a year: Afternoon editions and Sunday 7 issues S2.50 a month, o year. 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