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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - June 24, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                 Weather-  Fair tonight and Tuesday. Urns tonight In the 50s. High Tues-Huy in the mid 70s.  VOLL) MW 92 - NUM BKH 166  BJ  beltie ilnpicU (ShtjeHf  CITY  FINAL  IS CENTS  CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, MONDAY. JUNK 24. 1074  ASSOCIATE PRESS, UPI, NKW YORK TIMES  LOCAL OBSCENITY ROLE CUT  Kissinger: No Secret Arms Pact  New Subpoenas Voted By Impeachment Panel  WASHINGTON (UPI) - Despite scant hope of obtaining I more impeachment evidence from him, the house judiciary committee issued four more  WASHINGTON (AP)  presidential con versa tions, grand jury minutes and exhibits” and other material bearing on the grand jury’s decision.  31-4 Votes  subpoenas against President  tarv nf k'kcin r     Nixon    Monda y-    Two    of    the    subpoenas    issued  .ny of Mdt< Kissinger Monday The subpoenas demanded that vinnH iv worn , nn mwH    nn    v»fn«  branded as "totally false in Nixon surrender tapes and doc-     V    a PP roved    on    v,,tes   every detail assertions that he uments in four areas — the gov-negotiated a secret agreement ernment’s 1971 anti-trust suit giving the Soviet Union more against IIT. a $2-million pledge nuclear missiles than publicly ( 0  Nixon re-election campaign from milk producers, the  announced in the first round of  of 31 to 4 with the opposition coming entirely from Republican members. The other two were approved on voice votes  with no audible dissent.  •    jJiiJKii Arvin iiiinv JRuuuuci5^ mc  the strategic arms talks.    Ellsberg breakin case, and a1-     0ne of the  subpoenas asked  Such reports, Kissinger    said    i^g^d use of    the    Internal    Revc-    ior 1^ tapes and copies of Nix-  in a news conference,    “have    no     nue  s e m C e    to    harass    White     on s  daily news summaries for a  merit whatsoever.’    House “enemies” or    benefit    period in the winter and spring  In Excess    friends    °*  1972 w ^ e n Richard Klein-  ™    .    .    rpL,-  pll L nAnn , c  urm.rtk* dienst was testifying before sen-  The secretary was referring    subpoenas    brought to    i u dicia rV  committer on his  eight the number the committee ! ale  J ua  clary committee on his  n a rvi in of r am (a Ka oi(n><nAtf aaa  to assertions by Sen. Jackson D-Wash ) that Kissinger may  nomination to be attorney gen-  has issued against Nixon since! have negotiated some type of it began its inquiry into his pos-  era  understanding that    would    allow    sible impeachment. The first    In pleading guilty recently  Moscow to build    submarine-    four subpoenas, issued in April     and  drawing a suspended 30-day  based missiles in excess of the and May. sought 98 taped con- J a *  s ® n ^ e ”j e ’ KI eind,enst  admit-j 950 allowed under the SALT I vernations and produced 31 tapered he did not answer some agreement signed in Moscow! transcripts but no tapes.    questions    fully.    The    questions  May 27. 1972    In a letter to the committee    | c0 " cer " ed  " hether Nl , xon  *] ad   Jackson also indicated    that    two weeks ago, Nixon said that     ,ns J ruct ® d h,m    th ®  such an understanding may, responding to never-ending re-JJJ - opai l ^ ent  ®  h ^ ,mg  °. f  have pledged the U. S. to main- quests from the panel wouldTTcase. He said Nixon had tain a submarine missile force only weaken the presidency and  no d,scussed ,l w,th h,m -  of its own of less than the ^lOiggj^ ^ a( j  no  intention of giv allowed by SALT I.    .    ...  Kissinger was questioned  ,ng U P  further matenals ’ closely about the past nuclear    *    %    it *  arms negotiations, but he J opened his news conference! with a lengthy discussion oft what he hopes will be ac- j complished this week when he i and President Nixon arrive in Moscow for another summit! meeting with Soviet leaders.  Three Parts  On Kleindienst  Albert Jenner, Republican counsel to the committee, told reporters the material sought in subpoena concerning Kleindienst would help determine whether Nixon was aware when he nominated Kleindienst that Kleindienst had given “mistaken” testimony.  Voting against issuance of the subpoena were Reps. Hutchin* WASHINGTON (AIU — The  son  (R-Mich.), Wiggins (R-  High Court Defers Nixon Evidence Bid  them and where possible identify areas of cooperation ’  The sessions will involve three supreme court Monday deferred Calif.), lx>tt (R-Miss.) and Latta parts, Kissinger said. The first action on President Nixons re- (R-Ohio). Thirteen Republicans will be a general review of the quest for the evidence which led  and  21 Democrats voted for the world situation “to identify I the Watergate grand jury to subpoena, areas of conflict and reduce'name him as an unindicted co- ^     a)s0    voted   to conspirator.    unanimously    to provide the sen-  ; T  0011 s     .^ ns ‘ der i    ate foreign relations committee  The second psrt snd the most this question, 8iong with other:    gjj    ^    evidence it h3s re*  difficult, he said, will be thei Watergate-related matters, at a (jgjygjj relating to Secretary of serious problem ... of the con-[hearing it has already sched* §| a (p Kissinger’s role in doted of the nuclear arms race. uled for July 8.    ■ mestic wiretapping.  Third will be “an attempt to The main questions to be ar- Kissinger has threatened to give a more positive structure gued by attorneys at that time resign unless the senate com-to our relationships.” This will are:    mittee clears him of any sus-  involve possible cooperative ar- Whether the President is en- picion that he was involved in rangements in the field of eco- titled to claim executive privi- wiretapping associates and nomics, scientific exchanges  lege in  connection with White newsmen. and other matters of mutual I House tapes and documents  By Robert Walters  Also to be decided in a series    star*!*.    s.rv.c.  WASHINGTON  Former  WASHINGTON (AP) - The supreme court Monday ruled that juries do not have unlimited authority to decide what is obscene in their communities.  An unanimous court determined that the film “Carnal Knowledge” is not obscene and overturned the conviction of a Georgia theater operator who showed it.  In a related 5-4 decision, the court ruled in a California case that a brochure advertising “The Illustrated Presidential Report on the Commission on Obscenity and Pornography” was hard-core material which can be banned under a federal mail law.  Landmark Cases  Justice Rehnquist, who wrote the court’s opinions in both cases, said guidelines delivered in five landmark cases a year ago were not meant to give juries absolute freedom to ban movies and other materials as obscene.  He recalled that the court last year “made it plain that... ‘no one will be subject to prosecution for the sale or exposure of obscene materials unless these materials depict or describe patently offensive hard-core sexual conduct.”  The court viewed “Carnal Knowledge”, a film which gained wide critical acclaim, and concluded that it did not “depict sexual conduct in a patently offensive way,” Rehnquist said.  “While the subject matter of the picture is, in a broader sense, sex. and there are scenes in which sexual conduct including ’ultimate sexual acts’ is to be understood to be taking place, the camera does not focus on the bodies of the actors at such times,” he continued.  In the 1973 cases, the court rejected the application of a national standard defining punishable obscenity and said instead  and “engaged in one helluva .Bast, a highly regarded private cause Colson w as seeking some- prosecutors  ma - v  move .    m , .    ,,    .    .    .    ,    .    .    .    .    ,    against    films    and    other material  good cover-up of their own, ac- investigator who now is semi-re- one to inquire further into the  AP Wirephoto  Mini Cop  Matt Jackson, 2, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Jackson of Muncie, Ind., Saturday issued a speeding ticket to young Mary Klopfenstein for going 4 m.p.h. in a 3-m.p.h. zone. Matt's uniform is a replica of the one worn by his father, an officer with the Ball State campus police.  Colson: Wide CIA Watergate Role  on the basis of community stan-tired from that field and heads a possibility of extensive CIA innards  Watergate  concern,” the eecrctary said.  which spe ’ cial  prosecutor Leon of meetings Monday, Tuesdayj - — —     cordm g    to    Colson  “Most Crucial”    Jawornki seeks for the Water-| a od possibly Wednesday is in White House aid* C harks C ol ,,j t a ig ed  j 0  th e  President [Securities firm here The two volvement in the  ... .    ..    ..    u    gate cover-up trial.     waat  manner James St. Clair,  son  has developed a detailed .    .    .    J    .    *    o    *•    u    ai  Kisser said the summit,*    v    .    Nixon s courtroom lawyer, will  lhMrv  _  whjrh h ,     aboul    thls    ln    Januar y     al     * rta, ! m «"     met    at     Bast    s    home for scandals.  comes at a time “when in many]  t  hether the g gr ^ nermitted to resoond to the *    .    .    \ g     length.    We    talked    for    two    or    lengthy discussions on May 13 Bast said the only effective  three hours on a Sunday.” said and 31.     wa y     t0     conduct    such a probe  Produced Confusion  CHC IAF VCI nip Ll ICH.    I             avn    iii  comes at a time "wnen in many Whether the Watergate grand ‘ Nlxon s  courtroom lawyer will  the  _  wh ich  he says is gen . comes at a time wnen in many    be    permitted    to respond to the „    .    ,    .     r .    "  respects the relationship be-. Jury bad the power to name the  v  -----^    erally    shared    by    President  iivApn fhp .Soviet Union and the President as an unindicted co- (Continued. Page3. Col. 6.) Nixon — that tho Contra! Tn-  tween the Soviet Union and the  United States is most crucial to- j conspirator.    I  ward maintaining peace in the Nixon had sought access to SuddRGSG Head Cuts world ”     :     the    grand jury’s evidence, and  He pointed out that the two asked that it t>> placed before superpowers now “can end civi-ithe supreme court, to buttress lized life as we know it” unless his claim that the grand jury  dear^ecLiologyHfrom    I"*with the figW Black September guerillas (Colson says. His theory is that said  The ambiguity of community standards produced confusion in courts, and the supreme court   ...........     Colson    was    not    .mmediateK    "®uW    involve    Nix-did little to clarify it Munday.  telligence Agency is implicated „ w . |s  j , 0 nmm |hp hpad av „ ]ab , e (or  comment, but Bas!  ons  appomlment of another In the (ieorgta case. the court 'in the Watergate scandals to a of the CIA (William Colby), marie extensive notes following  s P caal  P^utor with subpoe- noled thai its 1973 decision aug-  Colson. At that time, Nixon  Tprmc far greater extent than has ever bring his own people in. inves- their conversations and provid-  11,1  P ow ‘‘ r  ami full White House gusted that material showing or I errorisis I erns  b) . on di>clospd    tigate    inlenial|y    and    announce    pd  the account of their discus-  auth0 "'y "» tovestigatonot only I describing normal or perverted  KHARTOUM. Sudan (AR)— Nixon is "convinced the CiAieverythtng he had discovered to sions lo the news media after  1 a    >u    as0     °     ln '     spxua l intercourse, masturba-  A Sudanese court  telligence agencies.  tion, and excretory functions  ping the ability of the political I court last week, the President's |» hf p  imprisonment Monday they were coming  P . mg _. .    C1.1K..    biimim..    .mioht    aeec to “all *<" billing two U.S. diplomats White House I to s  Structure to deal with possible attorneys sought access to “all catastrophe.    transcripts,    tape    recordings of  sentenced is in this up to their eyeballs.” the American people,” Colson!Colson said he would not object    I  to public dissemination of the    At their second meeting. Col- was within    the range of punish-  coming in (to the But Alexander Haig. Nixon’s information.     son    to fd    Bast he had P as * s ^d ‘ J bl^ obscenity^       ,  spy and they!chief of staff “was persuaded Bast emphasized that ho was along the proposal to the Pres-! White this dM OO^MUUtHo  New Vote Scheduled In Four Tama Areas  By Tom Fruehling    (Tama precinct and Toledo First  In a decision reached in the w , ard. judge’s chambers in Cedar Rapid.-! federal court Monday |Honal preeinets wax requested i -morning, all parties to an clee-  d y t* 1 ** Iowa Democratic parly, f lion contest suit agreed to have which intervened in the suit. a new election July 2 in four;because “there were indications Tama county precincts.    that Indians had voted in them  The precincts involved    be    in this primary,” according to  sides the Indian settlement pre    party attorney David Nagle  cinct, center of the controversy.    “Equality”  are Indian Village precinct,  and a Belgian envoy, but Sud-,wanted to get enough on the)that the case was too shaky for not vouching for the truth- iderit and Nixon was enthusias- ,  an  exhaustive catalog of anese President    Gaafar Nume-    White House so they could    get    even the President. Haig pre-    fulness of Colson’s statements.    b c  about it. But Bast said be    what    juries might    find    patently  iry reduced the    terms to seven    what they wanted” from    the    vailed on his (Nixon’s) better    On June 3. only three days    had not heard anything more    o    ensive,    lt    was    certainly    in-  years. the Middle East news President.    instincts — and he has very after his last meeting with Bast, about the idea from C olson in (Continued: Page 3, Cert. 5.)  agency reported    Talked    to    Nixon    strong better instincts —• not to Colson unexpectedly pled guilty the ensuing three weeks.  It said Numeiry also decided    take down the whole intelligence to a reduced charge of obstruct-  to hand over the eight guerillas    I he CIA deliberately assist-jestablishment of the U. S. in mg justice in connection    with  to the Palestine Liberation Or- cd and helped carry out the order to save yourself from im- the trial of Ellsberg.  Another Prosecutor  is the lawful representative of advance of the plan to break    Private    Detective     (     c 0 j5Q n     initially    approached    of ostensibly private businesses,  the Palestinian    people,” the    into the headquarters of    the,    Colson outlined his beliefs in    Bast on the recommendation of    c olson said:    III tell you the  The voting in the three addi-! agency said.    Democratic national committee ’considerable detail to Richard    another private investigator be-    thing that scares me the most.  They're all over the place. ' ru ~  • niwinir Diuciniiuii va v U     —    ■    j    ;orucr lo save yourself rroi  ganization to enforce the sen burglary of the office of Daniel peachment,” Colson added tence. “This is because the PLO Ellsberg’s psychiatrist, knew in  I .m •    ..    Prix    !i(<>    ho «i-ht a  “Tentacles”  Alleging that the CIA enjoyed extensive influence with the news media as well as a variety  Silver Saddle Is Victim of S20,000 Theft  74 Twisters May Be Most Severe  Today's Index  Comics ................. 17  Crossword    17  Daily Record    ...    3  Deaths   ..........3  Editorial Features.......6  Farm ...........ll  Financial      18  Marion    .      7  Movies .............. IO  Society    8  Sports ....    13-16  State    ..    4  Television    9  Want Ads    19-23  • t* niiWri'mifi *i '    ~    "    nit    i  “We felt to insure equality. new voting should also take place in these precincts.”  Tama county auditor Alvin Ohrt, however, said a canvass taken by his office chowed no Indian voting at any polling pl aw.  In fact, he said, the members of the settlement have partied j I pated very little in former clee-' tions,  Ohrt said the most voles cast in recent years was in the 1964 general election, in which 81 I voted. The same year, seven voted in the primary  In subsequent Indian pri-  (Continued Page 3, Col. 7 >  WASHINGTON (AP) -From the standpoint of severity, 1974 is shaping up as possibly the worst tornado year in American history.  U. S. government weathermen blame the numerous twisters on especially capri cions antics of one of the two high-altitude “jet streams” that help control America’s weather.  In response to queries from Hie Associated Press, the forecasters said:  There have been 371 deaths and possibly 5.000 injuries so far this year from 658 twisters that have struck in all hut 14 states, causing losses in property, crops and animals unofficially estimated at el<»se to $500 million The death toll so far is the worst since the 450  recorded for the same span in 1953  Numerically alone, the 1974  total of tornadoes could exceed last year’s new record of 1,109 - a total that led the U. S. National Weather Service to call 1973 “The Year of the Tornado ” The only hope that the numerical record won t bo exceeded lies in the fact that the peak months for tornadoes — April, May and June — have essentially passed.  B u t meteorologist Allen Pearson, director of the Weather Service’s National Severe Storms Forecast Center at Kansas City, says that even if the numerical record of last year is not exceeded, many of the tornadoes that have struck America this year have been “a lot more  severe” than those of last year. Pearson said they may be the worst of all years past, although comparisons with prior years are not yet complete.  “l^ast year there were not as many high-intensity, longlived tornadoes as we’ve had this year,” Pearson said  “For example, (Mi April 3 this year — the worst single tornado day so far this century, with 93 storms reported — tornadoes cut pathways totaling 2.000 miles long in 14 states.  “That compares — on just a single day. remember — with a pathway of 5.300 miles last year for 1,109 tornadoes in all but four states for the entire year.” For all of 1972. Pearson said. the tornado pathway  from 740 tornadoes was 2.400 miles.  “To put it another way, the average tornado in 1974 has been running for ten miles on the ground — compared with about five miles last year And the worst tornado from that standpoint so far this year — the one that struck Guin, Ala., on April 3 — ran for about 150 miles on the ground,” Pearson said.  Pearson gave these other figures:  The death toll is 371 this year, compared with 65 for the same period in 1973, which had a total death toll of 87  So far in 1974, the only states that have not had tornadoes are:    Alaska, Utah,  Continued: Page 3, Col 3.)  The  Ce- * r  n•withing that really is frightening Between $20,000 and $30,000 is that almost everywhere you worth of merchandise including  turn, they’ve got their tentac- a silver saddle was stolen from  the Silver Saddle Syndicate,  Both the senate select com-  West Post  road SW, sometime mittee on presidential campaign j Sunday night, according to Mar-aetivities, which has spent more Warren, manager, than a year investigating the “ w <? were just wiped out,” Watergate scandals, and the  s be said. “They took everything Watergate special prosecution! but the horse grooming aids and force headed bv Ix'on Jaworski buckets and demolished the are aware of tile extent of CIA west wall of the shop ” involvement, according to Cot j Entrance was gained by son, but have been unwilling to breaking in the store door and pursue any investigation of the cutting a chain which secured agency.    the door to the riding arena.  Se n a to r Baker (R-Tenn.), Thieves apparently backed a ranking Republican member of; truck up to the shop to collect  the items.  Saddles, boots and western  s  *    ,?    ir-.vKr I clothing were taken rn the bur-  I lulu a X I hurl* Ic “This was no small time  Before proceeding with any;operation,’’ Warren said difficult task, stop and think j The store had been awaiting Then remember to get started its grand opening during the again    cmvHom July 4 weekend The loss is only  partially insured, said Warren.  (Continued: Page 3, Col. 6.)   

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