Cedar Rapids Gazette, August 1, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette

August 01, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 1, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Weather- Chance o[ rain In. nighl and Friday. Uws loniRht, mid GOs. Highs Friday, mid 70s. VOI.U.MK orm In the interim, the republican! present turmoil by meddling form of government proclaimed politics as far back as 1965 Turkish warships anchored off jthc northern Cypriot port of the king and Queen Mother Ere-' Kyrenia shelled two Greek Cy- priot towns Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the signing ;of a three-nation cease-fire I he decision by Premier In 1963 a disagreement stantine Caramanlis1 cabinet between Caramanlis and the king led to Caramanlis' self-im- Greek Cypriot leaders do- supporter of the mon- nounced attacks as violations" of the truce and ac- "Over 75 Percent" Causeway Collapse was expected to be announced in the government gazette later posed exile to Paris. He Thursday. j recalled from France by the) It was not immediately clear military leadership July 24 to! cused Turkey of sending more reinforcements to occupied sec- A Louisiana state trooper views a collapsed section of the 24-mile Lake Ponchartrain causeway aft- er a tugboat pushing barges crashed into the span Thursday. A car and a truck plunged into the lake and three people were drowned. j what articles of the constitution ere to be suspended pertaining head a new civilian ment. govern- United Way Goal Is Up I I Percent The board of directors of Unit- ed Way of Linn County Wednes- day set a 1974 campaign goal of up 11 percent over! House Democratic Leader Thomas O'Neill predicted more than 75 percent of the house members will vote to impeach j the President. O'Neill said no firm counts i have been taken but said his' Rapids News- discussions with members in- dicate not more than 38 of the 248 house Democrats and fewer than 80 of the 187 Republicans will support the President on impeachment. Rep. Waggonner a strong Nixon supporter, thinks even fewer than 38 Democrats will vote against impeachment. O'Neill said. But Rep. Wiggins who led Nixon's defense during the house judiciary committee sessions which approved three1 articles of impeachment, said. "Everybody's been telling me about Republican erosions but I don't find any.'1 Procedures The statements came as the house prepared for debate on the articles approved by the committee. Farm Prices Rebound Phone Strike From Four-Month to the head of state. i King Constantine in The 1952 constitution gave shortly after Caramanlis' [king the authority to choose his j premier and dissolve parlia- ment. WASHINGTON U P T Prices of raw farm products rebounded sharply from a four- month slump in July. If No Accord When Papadopoulos dissolved j 'he government had ex- the constitution in 1967 an invitation, again in 1973 which changed the; Communist Party form of ruling from a monarchy! jn addition tions of the embattled island. Expanded Duties At the U.N., Soviet Ambas- sador Yakov Malik rushed to ibi Security Council from a va- cation and vetoed a resolution calling for peacekeeping forces to expand .their duties on Cyprus But there was no indication thatiin accordance, with the Geneva return that he hoped to return to Greece soon with his family. Immediately after the dra- vote' Salary General The h o K s e authorized an emergency study of the nationalj WASHINGTON (AP) Lead-' economy and the causes and of telephone workers! The agriculture department! fects of inflation. V Peroent Wednesday that they rose 6jr n ?ercent month ending Grocery Price Rises Biggest in J'Jy 15 as livestock began recov- levels The board also gave unani- mous approval to hiring Robert ering from depressed Bernmg, 30, of its and grains rose in price new executive director. the impact of drouth damage. Tnan Qar Included in the campaign goal The resulting upward pres-jBy Ths Associated Press called a nationwide I strike against the Bell System! begin at p.m., Iowa! time, Sunday if negotiators fail I to agree on a new contract C5dar Rapids Nuclear Plant Waier Escapes To Cedar River source said the cabinet also dis- on Cyprus had demanded U. N. withdrawal cussed the possibility of recog- from Turkish enclaves. Wald- nizing the outlawed Greek Com- heim said he had no choice but munist party KKE which to comply, was banned in 1936. j In Moscow, the official Soviet The KKE tried to agency Tass said Malik .the government in a "foiled .the attempts" by some 1 bloody civil conflict from 1947- considered likely to increase Agriculture Secretary Butz' pressure on food industry mid- dlemen to narrow their margins. is a 6.5 percent salary cost increase for thc United Way staff. Pledge Results It was announced that as of June 30, 61 percent of the cam- paign pledges ior Ihis year had. been collected. The amount! Meat Animals taken in totaled out of! farm pledged. jmeat animak jumped" Approval was given for lenta- cent but remained 21 sure on consumer food bills was; Consumers got hit during July Watts announced the strike1 "It appears that a strike is in Iowa Eleclric Light and'Power Glenn Wa.ls" Said president of the Communi- gal sll.ght y radioactive cations Workers of America. ,Wfr, inadvertent y re- leased into the Cedar river at 49. It was put down with the as- sistance of ;the U. S. and Britain. North Atlantic Treaty Or- ganization members to impose a change in the U.N. role without Duane Energy with the worst round of at a news conference. price increases in more than ajat which he announced that Wednesday, year, an Associated Press mar-'union's members voled! Tlle water was released to the i-ot survey shows Thclby a 7-1 margin in favor of from lhe turbine building KKE leader, Anthony Amba- "sufficient sounding out." tielos, Wednesday appealed for Brltain- Greece and Turkey his party's legal recognition and the Geneva agreement not in favor Tuesday' imPosing a standstill of monarchy as an institution." _ which he has criticized] bill went up an average of 4 per- walkout. Of those voting he 3S widc' Cent' said live allocations in 1975 for Camp Hoover below a year earlier. for all per- percenti ket basket (as a result of s valve failing to cent. i said, (he results were for close properly, thus overflowing The AP checked the prices strike and 33.326 against. ;a receiving tank in the turbine 5 food and non-food items in 13i Officials of the 2, the' mishap occurred. Mid-July farm prices over-all j Fire Girls Health council and Girl were 1 percent above a year; A number of procedural I earlier They were 14 percent' ters have to be settled, such as below the level of February i the length of time for debate, whether the proceedings in the house chamber will be tele- vised, and whether the commit- Berning, presently executive director of the Dubuque United Way. will assume the position when about the 15.5 slump t percent record set last August. egan, and, below the; 41% of 1974 Model Drivers Shun Belts Convicf Says No to Offer Of Freedom HUNTSVILLE, Texas l.UPI) Fred Gomez Carrasco spurn- !ed an offer of freedom and The Atomic Energy Commis- transportation from his prison stronghold Wednesday, telling Investigators Dispatched sion (AEC) announced it was j dispatching two inspectors from three office in Glen Oct. 1 at a starting annual sala-! The price of corn rose fromistudy says 41 Irercent r i ui. a ouuiLing annual 3dld-; iuoc J1U1UI tees will be open forry of a bushe, June J5 of 1974 model cars onl-v House Speaker Albert met Robert BcttiSa> Present excc-jjul-v 15. compared with ajgetling around the system dc- amendment. Speaker with J u d i c i a r v region WASHINGTON 15, 1973, required a seat! of ,he I belt system that allows cars at the nuclear plant. under certain condi-j tions. jEllyn, 111., to review the occur- it the nuclear plant. Rased on lE's initial investiga- penitentiary administrators he wanted to use all 13 of his hos- 1 cease-fire and adopting a dc 'facto partition of the former j British colony between the ma- jority G r e e k s and minority Turks. Shelled Villages UP! Correspondent Richard .'Gross said Turkish forces i shelled the Greek Cypriot vil. jlages of Karavas and Lapithos. 10 miles west of Kyrenia on lhe northern coast. A U.N. military source said the shelling by a Turkish war- ship forced the withdrawal of Greek-led Cypriot national i guard troops in the area, ages to shield him and two con-! Greek Cypl.inl Presidcnt Glaf. federates in their escape. Committee Texas. He has held the Linn Chairman Rodino (D-N.J.) to discuss the procedural ques- tions, but no decisions were re-, ported. Rodino said he wanted Post smce Fcb- to talk matters over with other 'Best Town' committee members. The 10 Republican members! who voted against impeachment j held a meeting of their own to plan defense moves, and later met with House Republican Leader John Rhodes. i Robert Bcttiga, present exec- 15 compared with ?2 45 ajgetling around the system Uc flf j firmed lhat there was no placed what he said was'joF Ky S r however, 41 percent bomb in the doorway oKthe'the I fective Aug. 5, to take a similar position at Corpus Christi, ?3.57 in mid-June to their vehicles before ver nT e 197 Vetol" we mid-July, compared with S2.47 a'putting on the belts, year earlier. commented that he was "leaving the town in the world.'' He said the "people in Linn county care about one another. "We have problems in Linnj A separate study published in! n., 'c American Journal of Public ihav.u.u, ,m: Other economic concludes thai the buz-Isurance Institute Ior radioactive liquids. ;ments: system installed in (Safety Wednes- Kenneth Rush, President 1972 model cars and all! Legislation is pendin- in Un- on's top economic adviser, saidil973 models to remind drivers I house of representatives to impeachment of Nixon by the to use belts was "a purchasers of 1975 and; house of representatives wouldiheallh failure" because it does I later model cars to choose'be- have no effect on the economy. Inot significantly increase theirjtween ignition interlock and The labor department report-1 use. buzzer-light belt systems. ikos derides protested to the linn AFP At ono during tlle that Turkish troops moved lion, howevei, the AEC con-, negotiations, an enraged into areas east renia and into Karavas, on ii jj j ii_ i u i- western side of the harbor It added that the classroom where he has! town. Minister Dimis Dimi- Greck Cypriot troops as due to under orders not to engage he removed it. .._... W. J. Estelic, head of the is analyzing the water to Texas corrections depart- :determine if the release exceed-: ment, told Carrasco earlier inot using any belts." said the iln the wfer ma-v 'have exceeded] held the hostages for eight days. Foreiqn M study by Leon Robertson, a Possible levels for normal i But momcnt b f said G lhavioral scientist with the release of Iow-levelithe b b were under ed Rhodes, who says he remains !counl-v< but we deal with them ed lhat the productivity of the; Earlier model cars, though And Senators Buckley undecided how to vole on and on tnc Others American economy, and lhe they may have had bells, hadjN.Y.) and Eaglelon" value of workers'paychecks ad-neither the warning nor Wednesday introduced them pcachmcnt. is meeting bus-v sweeping ly with groups of Republicans lhc n'g- find out where they stand. i B e i t i g a was praised Studying Specifics u Pleslclpnl Henry .Madden for a Wiggins said the anti-imychanger and an innovator." He peachment forces are trying that the outgoing assure that whatever debate'director always displayed an procedures arc adopted will pro- "unswerving sense of purpose." justed for inflation, rose slightly interlock system. kv in the second quarter of 197-1. A federal standard lion to revoke thc interlock tern requirement. the radioactivity permitted by AEC specifications. The AEC reported between Con.R.! 3.000 and gallons of slightly water was released, legisla-' off'c'a's said 'hey did not where the AEC got thc i Continued: Page 3. Col. 4. i Rain Eases East Iowa Drought Stress (Continued: Page 3. Col. 7. i Today's Index By Terry Hunter This was one morning in central Iowa when farmers didn't mind getting up to hear Comics Crossword Daily liecord Deaths Editorial l-'caturcs Kiirin Financial Marion...... Movies Society Sports Stale Television Want Ads 2S 28 3 3 Ii 25 1.1 lli-18 .21-21 14 III-M Difficult Month Dr. William Ramstad, last year's United Way president, commented lhat the almost I wo-1 the sound of rain drizzling out- month period in which there will: side their windows he no p.-1-mi.no.il director will Bccause of he mrnths. and prolonged dry spell in most of the slate, thc gradual drizzling of I.Sfi inches of rain in lhe Cedar Hapitls area be- fore noon was the answer io lie said ;hc board's adminis- trative committee will meet Fri- day nomi to name an acting director. New Israeli Attache TK1, AVIV (AP) Gen. Avra- liam Aclan. the lank commander. many prayers. Although ea.sUeiilial lusi'd Ihc annored ring! "ol experiencing the se- Egypl's Third army drought conditions of the soulliwest pail of the stale, Ccdnr liapids area Crop Spe- cialist Jerry Gogan said East- ing the October war. has been a ppo i n I cd Israel's military attache in Washington. crn Iowa moisture reserves wci'e diminishing quickly. "Last night's rain should al- leviate most of the drought stress in this area and carry us for the next ten days with- out any drying conditions." said (liigan. The area's rain and the dc- s i r a h I r temperatures the past week should be a positive factor boosting area yields this fall, Gogan said. liural Cedar liapids farmer ICd liontly agrees lhat this rain will boost fall yields if there is a late frost dale as well. "K always seems that minutes before the disaster we finally gel a rain." said HonHv. Farming (iOO acres of corn and 300 acres of soybeans with his son. Bontty was glad to get the half inch of rain he had received by 9 a.m. "Although lhe crop situa- tion looked fair but dry before the rain." said Hontly. "we nccdtd lhat moisture that is crilicaj in silking of corn and blossoming in soybeans." Even though Monlty wel- comed lhe recent rain, he will still take a yield cut because of the over abundance of rain lasl spring. "We'll lo.se some yields from the wot spots left in tne fields from said Pionlty, "Even the rain can't help ihose damaged areas." In another parl of Ihc stale. a .2-inch rain Wednesday night was the to many 'am asking prayers. The Rev. Nicholas Vogol- zand of Sheldon has been hold- i ing prayer meetings lor rain arid is getting results. "It's clear to me the rain last night was a direct result of our prayer meet'.ig in Sib- lex and said the Rev. Mr. Vogelzaml. "Surely if man can walk on Hit: moon, be can receive rain by imploring lhe God ol the Universe for help." Hill even though prayer may be the key Io the north- western Iowa drought, the southwestern part of the slate iConlhiiicd: Page it, Col. 3 thc Turks in battle. Turk "Violations" I The International Red Cross, which has taken over from Ihc L'.N. in supplying refugees with food and medical .supplies, ac- cused the Turks of "flagrant violations" of the Geneva con- vention. At the U..Y, thc Soviet ambas- sador vetoed the proposed reso- proof vests and drop :lftcr thc President of Ihc against Carrasco s wife. Rosa refused to grant a who has been implicated in Car- rcccss so tnat lne Sovic' mission rasco's escape plan. eel instructions from Mos- But for some unknown reason Carrasco who earlier in the lhc designed In day had said, "The only thing trDOps lhc for is transportationi'Sland cnforcc thc out of here and four manning buffer rejected the latest prison and erf..r Gieek Cypriot forces and pa- Iroling towns where both com "Not only do 1 find them ,ivi, childish, but he ___________ Wednesday the TDC would provide transportation to Jake him, his two confederates, and four hostages safely out of the prison. Me also said the prison would provide him uiih three bullet- vests said. "Any man with a prudent .mind will realize iKstcllci is I jeopardizing the lives of the civilian hostages and, at this time, thc inmate hostages. I do without the vests." Replacement for Santarelli Picked can WASHINGTON (UPI) Pres- ident Nixon has Rich. iiird Veldt: Io head the Law En- iforcemcnl. Assistance Wakened from a deep sleep. I May 30. a man answered the phone; Velde. 42, had been deputy to "Von have Hie wrung idiot, jSanlarelli, who after you was as saying Nixon should resign. ;