Cedar Rapids Gazette, July 18, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette

July 18, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 18, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Weather-- I'artly luudy and Friday, l.ims iniil 70s. Highs Friday, mid !HK. VOLI MK 92 M.MIIKI; I'm CITY FINAL CKOAH RAPIDS. IOWA. TIH-RSUAY. JILV 18. 15 CENTS ASSOCIATED PHK.SS. l.'PI, .NEW YORK TIMES Makarios u i rmes Harder i Lands for since juiy ii ISy Roland Krekeler Statutes effective at Ihe begin- ning of this month have created headaches for courts and prose-1 'cutnr.s by posing problems in NKW YORK i.M'i Armed fines and in deciding with promises of BrXitish sup- u'hl'tlm' lo statute that.1 port. Archbishop Makarios ar- unconslittuional. i rived ni .New York Thursday 10' an Thursday ask the United .Naiinns In Linn Caum-v Phillip demn the Greek military junta Kl'nger told about a recent; for the coup that overthrew him m which court person-; He told newsmen he had Bri- handling such: Iain's assurance it would not minol'_ ollensps discussed the, recognize the new military re- gime on Cyprus One of Klmger's duties is to "I was very satisfied with and advice to count.v! talks I have had with the primeiP.crsonnel SUL'n new minister and the secretary I stale." the bearded archbishop; Onc Problcm is to determine! said of his meetings with lo collcct a flnc from a Wilson and .lames fallaghanj who has been convicted the British foreign minister misdemeanors [such as assault and battery and "I'ound Understanding offenses but "I found a great degree of un-'pay del-standing and I appreciate j Installments the British altitude on the situa-j Such sj ,e misdemeanors yprUS' ,u I may be punished bv fines of up appreciate their assurances Qr a jai, sentence of ha iinrlnr nn enviimstanpps arpi. -_ thai under no circumstances are 11 I they going to recognize the so- A called new regime imposed by the junta of Greece upon the people of Cyprus." The archbishop was expected lo appear before the U. N. Secu- rily Council on Friday. U. N. Resolution Small-member powers of the U. N. Security Council were statute permits the payment of fines in installments and states that willful failure to make such payments is con- tempt of court and to be pun- ished accordingly. The statute apparently is the result of U.S. supreme court rulings that a person cannot be jailed for failing to pay a fine if circulating a proposed resolu-jhe is unable to do so. tion. It reportedly called for thej The new statute replaces one withdrawal from Cyprus of the [which provided that a judge Cypriot national guard's Greek j could order a person to serve officers who led the coup. It'out a fine at the rate of one day also expressed opposition to an- for every of the fine, nexation of the island by Paperwork Greece, which is believed to be! The problem with the new law Ihe object of the coup. that it involves extra paper While Makarios pressed his personal crusade, Britain and _______ the U. S. were trying to ease the'. threat of an armed coufronta- infidtlOn nlllS lion between Greece and Tur- (Continued: Page 3, Col. 5.) Turkish Premier Bulent Ece- vit said Thursday after talks i Gain in Output WASHINGTON (AP) The March 22 Transcript Leased Wires WASHINGTON (l.'PD-Presi- Deputy Saw Tap Use Aimed at Nixon WASHINGTON iL'Pli A'R. HaMcman ordered 2-1 -hnur-a- hiuh KBI official handed an surveillance of Sen. KHI- sislant attorney general secret 'm-dy in 1971: and John Lhriii'h- records, in July. ordered a rapid lur lear .1. Kdgar Hoover might ol Kennedy :inoivemen! use them ID blackmail President'in the Chappaqimldick incident Nixon as he had "Used wiretap immediately Ihe at-., ;information lo blackmail olher'cident that look 'he liie i.f a "1ICS Presidents" .young Kennedy worker. The j The storv came to light was carried dential lawyer James St. Clair, day in five volumes of ''lit Anthony L'lasewicx. a summing up President .Nixon's !published bv Ihe house policeman who spied for impeachment defense, gave the j committee belore it begins campaign, spun judicinry committee a ili-itc nevi ii'M-k nn vhpilif.f era (avs al Lhapnanuiddick. I ncxi WU.K on 11 i 'new transcript Thursday which on conduct m f.'ttjce warrant'- Ihe day alter CbS newsman Impeachment Daniel Schorr was invited lo disproved Watergate I The new evidence traces House to hear by John Dean, Nix- Ipolitical spying developed in the'ahout an unfavorable s lormc-r counsel. [White House using the lnc launched a lull; St. Clair told reporters at. the personnel and techniques investigation of him. The conclusion of his 90-minute sum- ifrom elaborate machinery set interviewed about 25 per-.illation for a closed committee j up lo combat news leaks o'f sen-: sons in seven hours, that the transcript jsitive national security mailers. I'he newscaster's family, Nixon was not aware of and employers. jand did not approve payment Ue lcsts There was evidence nush money lo E- Howard So dc.ep was Nixon's concern House officials EjHunl. Telephoto ASKING WORD OF VICTIM Police try to comfort a Swiss tourist and her children as she asks word of her husband, one of those injured when a bomb exploded in. the Tower of Lon don. (Another photo on picture page.) Kidnaper Kills 2, Surrenders MIAMI (AP) A kidnaper, Wednesday and told the pres- who was paid ransom by his employer, shot the executive, and his wife to death in their car, then surrendered after a manhunt, the FBI says. with US. and British leaders I nation's real output of goods] Slain were Sydney Cans. 64, ir. London that the situation services contracted 1.2 per- "very grave'' and that Greece over the last three months, is sending military forces into j marking the second consecutive Cyprus by air and by sea. j quarterly drop, the government Nixon Envoy reported Thursday. The threat of a Turkish in-i The commerce department of Cyprus its Preliminary ident his wife was being held by a gunman. He said he needed The bank officer called the FBI and Whittaker and an- The FBI arranged for sur- with the leaks, a newly pub- lished tape transcript shows, that at one time he considered Howard Hunt to fabricate cables to make it look as though the late President Kennedy or- Although the committee had subpoenaed the tape of the con- versation on which the trans- ordering lie detector tests for dered ,he assassinaaon ot south was based, Nixon had 400.000 government workers who had "top secret" clearance. But the big surprise in the 2.314 pages of evidence came in a sworn statement given FBI agents on May 10, 1973, by Rob- ert Mardian, the former assis- tant attorney general and once a high official in the Nixon re- election campaign. Mardian has been indicted in the Watergate cover-up conspiracy. Mardian told how William Sullivan, Hoover's deputy at the FBI, came to him in July, 1971, and said he feared he was going to be fired because of policy dif- ferences with Hoover. SALT Taps Sullivan said he wanted to give Mardian wiretaps ordered by Henry Kissinger after news Vietnamese President Diem in j withheld it on the ground it was 1963. I not relevant. "Changed Testimony' However, St. Clair said, it be- came relevant because Dean "changed his testimony" about events of March 21, 1973, when he discussed Hunt's demands with Nixon. That night, Hunt was paid The new 2Vz-page transcript was of a Nixon conversation j with H. R. Haldeman on the fol- lowing morning in which, St. Justification Of Wiretaps By St. Clair WASHINGTON (AP) Pres- ident Nixon's defense to the house judiciary committee for national security surveillance; Clair "said, Nixon made "clear his argues that extreme steps taken disapproval of paying black- to plug security leaks were tified by extreme circumstances' St said Dean had pre- iu( that President Nixon author- .wff ized nothing illegal. The main thrust of a collec- had leaked out about the U. S.jtion of documents submitted to resolved at the end of March 21 meeting." But when called be- jfore the judiciary committee to veillance of the car being driven by Mrs. Cans held a semi ._ fallback position in the Strategic the committee's impeachment] Arms Limitation Talks Iprobe by presidential lawyer j testify, Dean said "something "He said this was wiretap St. Clair and made pub-j it. Clair said. To refute Dean's testimony, s while the gunman jformation and thal, in his -automatic carbinejjon, Mr. Hoover could not be en-! was other agent rushed to the scene, j to her head, Whittaker said. j trusted with this of what he considered! Whittaker said Cans told him Cans placed the in Thursday was that Nixonj deeply concerned had said, Nixon decided to new transcript avail- FBI report said. Mardianvital secrets to the press. uiciiii ujuui-j -Juno. >VIIHLdKUl SdlU Urtllft IUIU 11JII1 ucuia U1C m a] j j IIUU gl owner of a paper bag company. I the gunman was circling the (paper bag left (he bank expressed reluctance to j The 225-page volume contains anH hie wifo T illian fifl u'ho ifalk-anniilfhp tnnnpn) it nntpn T more- nP j had given it "the full Watergate block with Mrs. Cans in the had been held hostage by Mercedes-Benz. (Photos on Picture Page) Missing vasion ol Cvprus apparently Authorities said thei p L, was pushed back until at leas'llsnowed tne 8ross natlonal custody was aii[ IH DOaT IVIISHdp Saturday when the Turkish par-jduct increased 7.5 percent to employe of Cans' firm but they] KJ McGrGdOr I SI .38 trillion in the second quar- knew of no animosity between, ncai iviuvxi cy wi [talk about the incident, il noted, was picked up by Ihe abductor and Mrs. Cans. The three drove! sayjng that Mr_ 0 Hoover had used wiretap infor- Mrs. Cans was forced lo biackmai] other Pres. to a lonely wooded area mjidents of tne states and a mass of memoranda, tran- scripts, affidavits and other doc- uments picturing a President and administration agonizing over persistent leaks which Members Angry St. Clair's tactic of withhold- ing the previously undisclosed transcript until the 10 weks of liament recessed an emergency joint session" in Ankara "until K_bu' then. Turkey has massed up to! 90.000 troops on ils southern -.....----------------threatened delicate diplomatic! neanngs had condudede drew southwest Miami. The abductor. was afraid ,hal he and even the nation's Protesis from Democrats and then shot each in the head andimajl Nixon with this infor-lsafety and which had to DeiReFubllcans alike- fled into the underbrush as stnnnpri 'hink it was 1 the two. I Cedar R acids Police identified the operations con-ihim. authorities said. jmalion." stopped, [lice and agents closed in In highlights of the new real terms. All the figures1 as Thomas Knight, 23. He was Thu'-sday afternoon represented t h e quarterly I charged with two counts of first-j'he Mississippi river near Me- j .5 jGregor for the body of Lynn Five-Hour Hunt evidence: Nixon frequently played a very poor said Rep. McClory (R- second most senior Repub- coast ou miles nom Cyprus anu landing craft and warships wcre standing offshore. President Nixon's envoy Joseph Sisco joined British leaders in a formal and concerted effort lo dissuade Turkey from invading the island, a iConlinued: Page Col. projected at an annual rate. The contraction in the annual rate of ouput after an even more severe dip over the first three months of the year provided one of the main technical elements for a recession as de-lined by murder. FBI Special Agent Ken Whittaker said of Cans: "He decided he wanted to get the money and turn it over to the gunman because he was afraid about his wife." Into Rank Cans rushed into a bank Taps on Reporters The most concrete presenta-l'ican on the panel. 200 lawmen is a Ie8al arg.ument thatl "''is the most arrogant act of tohalt ncwslcaks. placed without war-jcontempt toward congress and JRutledge, 24, Cedar Rapids. the scene and for some Clavlon county officials saidihours used helicopters, a small .1 j j u- i i- nlanp Irackpr rlnoq anH Ipar Pas1 Were alarming proportions III utledge and his cousin. Larkmipwne. liacKei aogs ana teai gas i i Rutledge. 26. Guttenberg. were j to flush Ihe gunman from in a 14-foot flat bottom fishing1 swampy hideout. reached what the President feltjrants on telePhonel of 17 (Continued: Page 3. Col. 71 when Daniel Ellsberg; Ihe Pentagon Papers to] j boat on the channel of the Mis-! Finally, Police Sgt. Isissippi at about p.m. JKubik almost stepped on him as ln an aiiaaavit to tne commit-: Stocks Gain; i at about p.m. JKubik almost stepped on him as n an a _ their boat was struck inihis seven-man patrol Charles Colson quoted- JJQW (Jp as In the side by another. ithrough waist-high weeds as In .1 IB committee that has oc- curred in the entire proceed- said Rep. Waldie ID- Calm. Rep. Drinan (D-Mass.l, called (Continued: Page 3. Col. 4.) Probe of C.R, Park Reservation Asked by Ohi o Senator The second boat, according to; lobbing tear gas grenades glvo a 'authorities, was a speed undergrowth. in 'hJ-'e joperated by Dan Gingerich. Me-1 ..Hc was burrowed into sandy [Ciregor. On his side." said Kubik. "I j It stopped and rescued Lai-kin; him to shore.: (AP) The! rose strongly! damn how it is; NEW YORK has lo he slock market done to slop these leaks and .Thursday. The 2 p.m. Dow prevent further unauthorized Jones average was up 13.92 all disclosures: I don'! want lo be 798.89. Gainers lopped losers 3-1 j told why it can't he done." on Ihe Today's Chuckle If you ask enough people, you can usually find someone who'll advise you lo do what WASHINGTON Terming operation of the Cedar Ra- pids-based Park Reservation system "an enormous foul- up." Sen. Howard Mclzcn- baum (P-Oliioi Wednesday requested Ihe General Ac- counting Office lo investigate Ihe service. Park Reservation system has a contract with the Na- tional Park service to make reservations for -I national parks throughout the nation. Melxenbatim. who is com- pleting Ihe term of present Ally. General William Saxbe. said he is asking for ihe probe in response to complaints by constituents. MID Allcmpls A Columbus. Dhin. au- tomobile club repiv.-riilalue reportedly attempted over Hill limes to contact the Cedar Rapids i.pcralinu bul ua.'- un- able to gel through nuilended, ;ic cording lo National I'ark ser- v i c e Ilireclor Ronald II Walker, al one pouil telephone lines wcre so busy that as many as 7.500 calls an hour were rejected. The Ohio senator said this was "an enormous foul-up that is a disservice lo campers instead of a ser- vice." James R o s s i e vice- president of the firm and gen- eral manager of the Cedar Hapids operation, has admit- ted thai there wcre initial problems since the service was "popular beyond all ex- pectations." ".Settling Down" lie said las I week, however, that business appeared lo be "settling down" following a big rush for camp sites over the July holiday. Hossie also said ileus re- leases announcing the service were issued belore Ins firm was prepared lo handle tele- phone calls. A spokesman (or the park service said Wednesday lhal there had been "Iruslrations." lie added that il was first where he was transported lo a; hoped lhal Ihe operation ]prairie flu Chien hospital. He1 would begin in early April. condition Tliur? The contract was signed lnJlll'.v May 5. bul legislation reslor- ing national park fees was not passed until June 7. The res- ervalion service began ac- cepting requests June 23. (Continued: Page 3. Col. 4.) Former Nixon chief ol stafl H., change. fforts lo locate Lynn liul- ;e after the accident were to no avail. McGregor firemen ]began dragging for the body al Metzonbaum h a s askerl about a.m. but were balled; Rebuffed by Americans in Bid To Escape, Declared U.S. Citizen (IAO (o investigate why the j Idnring an electrical storm contract was awarded lo Park Reservation system ralher than to one of the other bid- ders, Tickclron or Information Management. Inc. Thorough Evaluation John Kyi. Assl. secretary of i the interior, said Wednesday lhal the successful contract i was thoroughly "evaluated and reviewed." A spokesman lor the Na- lional Park service said Park Reservation system simply had the "best offer lie said il was Ihe only one h) meet I specifications and lhal ils j barge lo Ihe public was Ihe lowesl. In addition, Ihe firm re- q u e s I e d no initial sel-up charge, he conlinued. about a.m. The search re WASHINGTON (API A Lithuanian seaman, who at- D i s s i d e n t sources !rom Communist-held cuuniric.i say udiui ..m (i.iii. i m: rn m V.H ;umed at a.m. Additional '''I11''1" lo l S' registered and cerlilied mail information was not available. Today s Index Comics Crossword Daily Record Deaths Kriitnrinl I'Vaturos Farm Financial Marion Movies Society Spurts State Television Want Ads 1970 only to have Americans allow his iTlurn lo a Soviet ship, has officially been de- clared an American However, it is nol known if the Soviet government has '-3 transmilled the news lo the i sailor, Simas Kudirka. follow- 3 ing Ihe state department ac- .3 lion Wednesday. Kudirka may be ihe only 21 American In have been tried. 21 cnnvicled and imprisoned lor 8 treason because he attempted II i lo flee lo the I'. .S. a deparl- KM3 mciil spokesman said. 17-211 lie has been in a I'ral Mountain prison and no inlor- 22 malion has been received aboul him fur approximately eight months has been acknowledged with the signature ol a prison camp official. The sources say that, he- cause of the lack of ciimimi nication, they lear for Kudir- ka's health. t'. S. embassy in Moscow could no1.-, determine how hi1 is being Ircated. under a I' S.-Sovie! agreement permits them lo visit Ameri- can in Soviet jails. Bill il is not known il lhal on- lion will be Kudirka is the son ol a Hrooklyn-lioni woman living in Lilhn.ini.'i whom Ihe Soviets will not allow tu return In Ihe S Mania Sulskiene was taken In Lithuania as a child by her parents alter World uar i. bin w.'is not confirmed In be nil American In' Ihe Male department until 17. President was hneted on Kudirka's plight before his recent Moscou summit trip, according lo Rep llaurah.'in (IMII whi! helped gel Mrs Sulskiene declared an Ameri- can The stale (icpariini'iil said' "Aftt'r ;m investigation nl ;n idcncc anil nn Ihe basis "I his mother's ap- phcalion nn his lu'liall. Ihc I S embassy in h.'is dc- lermmei! lhal Simas Kudirka derived I" S. Irom his mother anil, in Ihe ah- sclici' nt an> evidence lo Ihr conlrarv. reliiined S. Willi the depart- ment's concurreiu'e. Ihe em- bassy therefore registered him us a I'. S "We are consulting with embassy Moscow en how we can hi's! prniec! Mr. Kudir- ka's iniei'esis in his present Kudirka jumped aboard Ihe cons! guard culler Nov. 1070. while Ihe culler atul hi.s .SnviiM uci1'1 mnnrcfl ckiscly oil M.'irllKi'.s Inr -i cnnli'r- ence on lishmg riiihls ir Ihi1 AlliinlH-. With coast giiiinl permis- sion, the Soviets hoarded ihe cutler, li'ied In talk Kudirka back In his ship and, when he reliised, bound and heal him belore dragging him back. ;