Cedar Rapids Gazette, August 22, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 22, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Weather— Mostly fair tonight with lows around till. Sunny Friday with highs 75 lo 80. VOLUME 92 NUMBER 225 mmU CITY FINAL 15 CENTS * CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 1974 ASSOCIATED PRESS, UPI, NEW YORK TIMES Soviets Ask Conference On Cyprus BULLETIN MOSCOW (AP) - Russia called Thursday for the convening of an international conference to solve the Cyprus problem. It said the conference should be attended by the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council as well as Greece. Turkey and Cyprus. The five members are the U.S., Russia, China, France and Britain. By United Press International President Glafcos derides of Cyprus said Thursday that he would meet within 36 hours with Turkish Cypriot    leader Rauf Denktash in what could be a first step toward a peace set-telement on the war-torn Mediterranean island. derides    told    newsmen    the first meeting would be restricted to humanitarian problems but expressed hope that it would serve as    the    foundation    for more extensive talks leading to peace. “it is    the    beginning    of something which can develop into a big step,” said the leader of the island’s majority Greek Cypriots. derides also will fly to Athens Friday for consultations with the Greek government. Denktash said earlier that his meeting with derides could be held by Saturday, but derides said no time had been fixed yet. The two men, who negotiated on behalf of their communities for years before the overthrow of President Makari-os and still say they are friends, have not met since the collapse of the Geneva peace negotiations Aug. 13. Denktash had threatened earlier to declare the northern third of Cyprus an independent Turkish Cypriot republic unless Greece agrees to resume talks with Turkey for setting up selfgoverning enclaves on the island. Greek C y p r i o t guerillas opened a sabotage campaign behind the backs of the powerful Turkish invasion army on the island Wednesday, blowing up a strategic watrr tower in the port city of Famagusta. The guerilla attack Wednesday night sent hundreds of thousands of gallons of fresh water cascading into the streets of the ancient eastern city, where drinking water has been scare for nearly a month. Greek Cypriot police hunting for the killers of U.S. Ambassador Rodger Davies held an unidentified person in custody Thursday in connection with the anti-American riot that led to the shooting of the diplomat. Two other persons were arrested Wednesday but were released after questioning. The police refused to give any information about them and would not say whether they were among the three persons for whom warrants were issued in connection with the riot. Today s Index Rockefeller Plans Big Shots Hurt Effort in Fall Races - fju, WASHINGTON (AP) — Fresh!transcript of the hearing when    J    lift*!    Cl    I from his first campaign trip asj President Ford was being con-, a vicepresidential nominee,!firmed as vice-president last ■ g g• B | Nelson Rockefeller says he ex-    j year.    BBT JI poets to spend a lot of time    “j    shaU read    that with great    11 I WI I Hts f IHLI helping Republican candidates; interest,” said Rockefeller. ] I this fall.    Rockefeller    also planned to    MOINES    (AP)—A lone Besides keeping four or five    tiave    |unch wj|h Secretary of    8unman sl,ot two Holiday Inn political speaking dates each    j^tate    Kissineer    and dinner with    employ es to death and seriously month, dates made before he Ford before retSrninR to his wounded ,w0 other I*rscns in was nominated Tuesday for seal Harbor, Maine, retreat.1* hnl,l"n ‘'ar'v    1 | vice-president, Rockefeller says; Aides said Rockefeller hopes to j President Ford “would like me] have IO days of relaxation folio take some of his previous en-; lowing a press conference Engagements”    ;    day morning. But the former New York gov-1 in chatting with reporters ernor emphasized in talking to| aboard the Air Force Convair prop plane made available to mo- Sad Reunion -UPI Telephoto The children of the slain U.S. ambassador to Cyprus, Rodger Davies, are reunited with their grandmothers at Hamilton air force base, Calif. At the left, Anna, 20, embraces Davies1 mother-in-law, Mrs. C. Ralph Burgess. At the right are John, 15, and the envoy's mother, Mrs. John L. Davies. The ambassador's wife died last year. reporters when he flew here! Wednesday night after speaking him by the White House, Itocke-to a Republican dinner in New- feller said one reason he agreed port, R. I., that “it really de- to accept the vice-presidential pends on the President” and nomination, a post he previously that no firm policy has been had spurned, is that “this has decided. For, Not Against Earlier Wednesday, in Providence, R. I., Rockefeller sought to assure congressional Democrats that his campaigning won’t be directed solely against them. “ITI campaign for people, but not against anybody. I’ve never been a campaigner who slashed out at the other side,” he said. Senate Votes 5-Billion Cut In Arms Fund just got to be a fantastic ment in American history. “It’s like tacking a boat, we’re on a totally new tack,” he said of the transition from the Nixon to the Ford administration. “I think it’s very exciting.” Rockefeller also discussed these subjects: His confirmation hearings: He hopes they will begin in about A top Rockefeller aide, mean.j,lhree Tck0s and dlat, a lon«; while, said the nominee had‘>me side, Robert Douglas, will also discussed with Ford the, bl!’‘l!!.pr.e.sental!Ve.‘n. makl.n.? possibility of taking a major role in the administrations bat- a holdup early Thursday and then fled with $269. The bandit, described as a “young black man,” scattered all but $61 of the loot in the downtown motel’s parking lot before making his getaway in a car. Night Auditor Dead were Luis Trujillo, 22, assistant night auditor and bell captain at the motel, and Danny Peters, 21, a security guard. A motel guest, John Stewart, 22, of Lincoln, Neb., was wounded in the chest, and another motel employe, Charles Nolle, 28, was shot in the face. Stewart was listed in fair condition at Iowa Methodist hospital. Nolte’s condition was listed as serious at Iowa Lutheran hospital. Police said the bandit walked into the motel shortly after 2 a.m., brandished a .38 caliber pistol and demanded money. They said he fired five or six tie against inflation and of becoming head of the White House Domestic Council. But Hugh arrangements with the senate shots, rules and house judiciary com-    “Real Tragedy” mittees. He promised to do Jhc mote,    paul whatever he two panels <te-jV , Y Ucd the shooUn mand, including supplying fi-, „„„?    ,ramHv.. WASHINGTON (API - The Alphabet Suspect Led C^ckj"9 Down '    1    On Repeaters, Double Life: Police Saxbe Reports P) — Faced jnciude 19 courtesy calls on sen-]worth 1S general terms but). .    . «e . ates, Attor-|ate and house meraben includ-    mldtoThePatrolman Steven Morris, (he mg his one-time rival, Sen. I‘^appointed rn tilt amount.    ^    ^ ^ I WASHINGTON (AF LOS ANGELES (AP) — A mam In his tapes, the “alphabet vvjff1 rising crime rates accused of being the “alphabet bomber” demanded that im- ncv General Saxbie says Tber'’ ,refUT h‘° 'talk wi‘h mi8.ralion and scx laws * re*i justice department is launching|Coldwater (R-Ariz.). appropriations nearly mmon. policy jUst as he has for years pealed.    |a campaign against career Morrow, the aide,'said nothing!nancial data. because ‘'they’re final had been decided.    Ilakmg ‘he r“PonfilblUty for the Rockefeller’s fast-pacedjvolers* schedule here Thursday was to] He said he knows wjiat his net,wounded everybody in the lob- senselcss and “a real tragedy. Police said the gunman opened fire after he was given the money he demanded and the to while balking at proposals to cut even more deeply into the Pentagon budget. with other people he was a mute. His family’s reaction ... —, ...    .    ,    „ .    , ,    , ___________„..    „________,    I    I    nomination:‘‘Happy fMrs. Rock- ?“*. *£ fo^    “ who thought! The muteness Kurbegovic ex-criminals ‘‘who arc terrorizing;    I    city    hquanbl s    effel) was great, but I don't |lbf lobby a"d J*'”'® otb*r’ hibited for years among some our communities.”    Goldwater    said on Tuesday think the children were too en- vvh(* were shot bch,n<1 lhe molel ,    , f    His    landlady,    however,    said, people puzzled police. They said Th drnartment Dians a na- lhat some G0P conservatives thusiastic. Ive been around a],,    . ..    ..    „    4 In passing the defense spend-1he had talked frequently with he refused to answer their ques-],:    . rt t identify repeat wcrc uPset wllen p0rd chose lot more since resigning the! Verciglio said l eters leaning bill Wednesday and sending her and was articulate, and po-tions and seemed to go into ff ‘ •    insure    that    thev    Rockefeller.    Asked about this on New York governorship last De- to reach a house phone It to a conference with the lice said other persons also had trances.    “f,SS*rapidly! Wednesday Rockefeller s a id Lamber."    iand,    eaU a fender Dodd house, the senate first rejected heard him speak.    prosec mea mon iapiaiy    national    ^    j    .h Postma, in a lounge in the moan amendment placing an $81-    Murder    Charges    Defended Himself    than    other defendants, he said    •    .    I    resident    Ford:    Even    tho g (ej tQ ajjk fQr hejp before he billion sDendine ceiling on the at u    ,    , D .    ..    ., ,    ,    ,    in    an interview Wednesday. and Part> unity.    he has been a partisan leader, I .• . Diinon sptnaing ceiling on im Muharem Kurbegovic s dou- But police said he showed no    J    “We’ve    got    too many serious thinlf    Pres- Pentagon for fiscal 19/5. The.bje iife came to light on signs of muteness when he de- In addition, the department^ prob]ems t0 deal with petty;id nf (ris horn partisan. We’re 1Ie said, Petcrs was in the amendment bv Son. Eagleton wednesday as authorities pre-fended himself in court in 1971 has quietly summoned big-city sn„ahhles and ideological     i    „ in„rt ^ounKe talking to Postma when D-Mo.) lost 57 to 35. Also defeated was an amendment by Sen. Proxmirc iD-W’is.) to strip $150 million from the $700 million earmarked for military aid to South Vietnam. In its final form, the military pared to charge him with against the lewd conduct P()^ce chiefs to a conference in Squabhies,” he said, murder in an Aug. 6 bombing charge, which was dismissed. Chicago next week to examine - - - -- which killed three persons at- At RPM Industries, where'*hy.crime,?les aJre.soa"nga!’? Los Angeles International air- Kurbegovic was a blueprint en-port.    gineer for two years, workers The 31-year-old Yugoslavian said they had never known him , appropriation passed bv the scil-1 imm'8rant was arrested Tues-j to speak. Immigration authori-ate totals slightly more than S82 y m8bh and pohce said they ties also regarded him as a billion. That is some $5 billion are convinced he is the foreign- mute. less than the amount requested scented man who c laimed re- But Lillian Gerbosi, who rent-bv former President Nixon “ponsibility for the airport ed an $85-a-month apartment to 'it is also $1.31 billion less than bombing in telephone calls and Kurbegovic March I, said. “Hej^” the sum voted by the house but taP° recordings and threatened would say good morning to $3 1 billion more than the a wave bombings in public me< definitely spoke, but amount appropriated in the last places.    he didn’t speak to people fiscal year.    ; Tbey said he apparently acted much ...” The appropriations committee 0UI of vengeance against police The “alphabet bomber” was vvhat should be done about it Saxbe said details of the new campaign against “major criminals, the repeat violators, the I very small fraction of a per-! cent cf people who are terrorizing our communities” are expected to be explained in his speech to the conference Tues- Rockefeller made a 10-mmute courtesy visit to Sen. Eastland (D-Miss.), the senate’s presiding officer until there is a vicepresident, and then visited members of the senate rules and administration committee before going later to key members of the house judiciary committee. journey. Ford Mulling Boost in Tax On Gasoline the gunman entered the motel and entered the lobby when the shooting started. Shot Once Dr. R. C. Woolers, Folk county medical examiner, said Trujillo was shot once in the head, and Peters was shot twice and possibly three times. Trujillo was identified as the son of Keith county, Neb., Ford Transcript On another he considers (Continued: topic, Saxbe said it impractical to Page 3. Col. 3.) I chairman, Sen. McClellan <D-j because he was once arrested Ark. ) said the cut. the largest in for lewd conduct and because of was going to plant bombs in history, was necessary for in-1 it was refused permission by the ]ocations to spell out the name police commission to run a dance1 hall. flationary reasons but still maintains an edequate defense. so named because he said he he called of an organization “Aliens of America”. Police said they found “almost a truckload of explosives” in his Hollywood apartment. Army Admits Saying No to Bid for    MhcanduciProbe j.Waek    Stay of Cover-up Trial WASHINGTON army ha rejected investigator The .thoritv. The i n v e s t i g a ting acknowledged that it j team’s recommendations were m overturned by Col. Henry Tufts, .    .    the CID commander, mendations for a justice department inquiry on evidence of    ^    ontrait possible criminal misconduct by The investigation concerned senior Pentagon officials in la wa rd of a contract in 1972 for awarding a $40-million adverbs- promoting and advertising the prcv given U.S. WASHINGTON (AP) District .lucite John J. Sirica ;Of tho three articles of impcach-rhursday postponed the Water-:,nc,u v01cd a6a,nst •Nix011 wcr0 gate cover-up trial for three WASHINGTON (AP) — Presi-J dent Ford is considering ^ ^ sheriff Luis Trujillo, cents-per-gallon increase rn the stewar( had    1>s Senator Allen (D-Ala.) rulesjfederal excise tax on gfol'ne Moines from Ltocoln to work at committee member, handed the as part of his broad review of|ra{j1() statjon KFMG-FM He former New York governor a]ways to cope with inflation, his was fo ^ve started his new job I spokesman said Thursday. Friday, lie formerly worked for But Press Secretary Jerald F. station KFMQ-FM in Lincoln terllorst cautioned against too lie is the son of Dr. Frank much emphasis on the tax in-]Stewart, a Lincoln pediatrician, crease study, saying “this island a former University of one of those proposals under Nebraska student, consideration . . . along with Police Capt. Tom Teale said many, many others.”    [the bandit was described as Both terllorst and Treasury|about five feet nine inches tall Secretary Simon said Ford has j with a short Afro hairdo and no immediate plans to ask con- wearing “something green.” gross for any tax increase.    j He said the man left tile Asked about a Los Angeles seene “either in a green Mus-Mivnn Una    i    I,    a    ^    •    Times    report    that    the    gasoline    tanS or an old white car.” 11Ut vt I* Vt •? }    an(i    the Panc,’s evidence 8ath* tax boost was under consider- Trujillo was a 1970 graduate subverted the Constitution. ercd and compiled under the di-;tion as a move l0 flght Alation of Ogallala high school. He at- Conclusions supporting each, red ion of .Special Counsel John]and conserve energy, terllorst! tended Conception seminary in [Conception, Mo., and worked for Holiday Inns iii Ogallala and House Releases Final Impeachment Report WASHINGTON (UPI) The important, it required deliber-house Thursday released the ate, contrived and continuing final judiciary committee report deception of the American potion impeachment, changing pie.” some language but still main- t[10 fjrst 278 pages of the taining that former President rorvirt contain the conclusions Dour. The rest includes “supplemental, additional, separate, included in a draft of the report dissenting, minority, individual circulated to the 38 committee and concurring views” bv most Comics 31 Crossword 31 Daily Record ...... 3 Deaths 3 Editorial Features ....... 8 Farm 20 Financial 32 Marion 30 Mov ies 26 Society IMH Sports 21-25 State 1.5 Television 28 Want Ads 31-39 mg contract Instead the case was turned over to the army's own inspector general when tho commander ot the Criminal Investigation Division, in consultation with military I a w y e r s, found “no evidence of criminality,” a spokesman said W ednesday. The spokesman said the in s{lector general's continuing investigation is focusing on administrative aspects of the case, hut added that it is “not limited in scope The army previously denied that CID investigators had found I ev idence of possible criminal activity and had recommended to their commander that the case be handed to civilian au- new all-volunteer army gram. The contract was to N W Ayer & Son. Inc , a New York advertising agency which has held army contracts since 1967. The Associated Press reported Aug 18 that a confidential weeks, at the prodding of the members last week U.S. court of appeals here.    They already were .strongly Sirica reset the start of the worded, but the final report of trial which involves some of 525 pages expanded on them, (),1( former President Nixon’s chief providing greater detail and ^ i'iei aides, for Sept, 30. He said he;more support for the actions nson still hoped to complete it by taken. Christmas.    “Continuing    Deception” Sirica acted shortly after the of the members. “Not Hounded Out” written bv public each was a report GOP. Counsel Sam Garter the IO committee Beans who voted against of the proposed articles energy, i responded: “The President and his economic advisers are reviewing a whole range of possible ideas and recommendations ... This is one of those proposals under study.” He said tile President and his advisers are “going to look at the problem of inflation, fiscal Omaha before coming to Des Moines. Peters was a native of Wall Lake and married a Creston girl last November. He was to have been a senior at Simpson college, where he was majoring in law enforcement, next fall. report, dated April 29. .said (TD    I air lea    acieu    soul ny .mn mc    “President Nixon's course of investigators found what they    appeals    court    had suggested,    jconduct following the Watergate considered evidence that the    but not    ordered, that he delay    brenkin, as described in Article ’contract decision might have    the trial    three    to four weeks.    Qne caused action not only bv been wrongfully influenced by; The appeals court ruling was bjs subordinates hut bv the high-level Pentagon officials.    a strong hint that any verdict; agencjes ()f the United States, They said there were “certain might be reversed on post-trial unusual relationships between!appeal if he did not. the parties concerned” thats Defense attorneys had asked merited further investigation,; a delay of at least until the first but they did not allege that any- of the year because of the wide-one received favors.    I    spread publicity surrounding Among those named in the i rn p e a c h rn e n t proceedings (Continued: Page 3, Col. 6 ) during debate. weakness caused by fasting and a recurrent back problem. iContinued: Page 3, Col. 8. including the department of justice, the FBI and the CIA,” the report concluded at the end of its justification for the first article. “It required perjury, destruction of evidence, obstruction of justice, all crimes. But, most restraint, high interest rates,] --------- the whole gamut of economic I Chavez Hospitalized problems in a package way.” SAN JOSE, Calif. (UPI) -Garrison’s report was only I Terllorst said an excise tax Farm workers leader Cesar slightly altered in the final ver- boost was proposed w ithin the I Chavez, 47, w as under hospital sion. It still stated that until administration as one way to treatment Thursday for Aug. 5 there was no justification fl^ht inflation and conserve for impeachment, but added that fuel, adding that the nation still Nixon was not “hounded from laces energy shortages in the    —    .. office ”    coming winter.    j    <    } Perhaps some persons would    h    toe    ™«»’* thurkle to time as    far back as    Feb-    Maybe    we ought to call it mary,    1973,    “but it’s only    been    TAXX —-    if anything deserves .    one of    many issues that’s    been    to he a    four-letter word, it point out. however, mat U|discussed in the area of taxj does. policy.”    r-Tmwi was Mite persons would continue to say that Nixon was hounded out, Garrison’s statement said. “We feel constrained to point out, however, that it Copyright (Continued: Page 3, Col. f ;

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