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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - June 15, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa -Uttputo (rtt -Gozelte Pholo bv Dole Hanklns Rules Are Rules Photo bv L. W. Word Stanley R. Zegel, Cedar Rapids, chairman of the rules committee, reads Republicans met for five and a half hours, finally closing out the the rules and regulations of the Linn county Republican convention Friday session at a m Saturday night as action gets under way in the Hotel Roosevelt. Linn county Makes It Official Viola Gibson made it official Friday evening by throwing out the first ball at a ceremony in Gibson park, at which Jane Boyd community house officially gave lights and bleachers for the park's softball diamond. The park is named after her. At left is George Branstetter, president of the Jane Boyd board of directors, and at far right is Parks Commissioner Stan Reinis. Famous Cop Frank Serpico, former New York police officer made fam- ous by a movie about his ex- ploits, talked with a campaign worker at the New York Demo- cratic state convention in Ni- agara Falls late Friday. Serpico was to place the name of former U. S. Attorney General Ramsey Clark in nomination for the party's designation to run for the U.S. senate. Telephoto UF'I Summer in the Park President Nixon's daughter, Julie Nixon Eisenhower, appeared to want In go one way, while the Nixon family dogs wanted to go another on (he While House lawn Friday. Julie was attending a "Summer in the Parks" program on the lawn. The dogs, from left, are King Timahoc, Pasha, and Vicki. Coppers Come Out Mrs. Gerald R. Ford and Mrs. Arthur Burns turn in some pennies at a Washington bank Friday, doing their part to help increase the number of the coins in circulation. A lack of pennies in circulation. A lack of of hoarding prompted the U.S. Mint to organize the campaign. From left, Mary Brooks, direc- tor of the mint; Mrs. Burns, wife of the chairman of the Fed- eral Reserve Board; Mrs. Ford, wife of the vice-president, and daughter, Susan. Welcome To Arabia King Faisal of Saudi Arabia escorted President Nixon from his plane after arriving at Jed- dah Friday. There was a sub- dued but friendly reception by a moderately large crowd of Saudis. The king welcomed Nix- on with a warm embrace, and a warning that there can be no permanent Arab-Israeli peace until Israel gives Jerusalem back to the Arabs. Tetcphoto
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