Cedar Rapids Gazette, August 30, 1974, Page 9

Cedar Rapids Gazette

August 30, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 30, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa f The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Frl., AUK. JO, 1974 5 "More Important Things To Talk About" EDITOR S NO if: Hie Follow ing prepared fcy News tditoi Jerry Mursener, a day on (he campaign trail with Democratic senate candidate John Culver. candidate profiles and stories on the activities of lha candidates will be corned prior to fhe November K) Jerry Mursenrr AMKS (TIM) Julni I'ui'.cr is ;i n-laxt'd and slid intent fanipuiKncr virtually ref- uses In any iip- piisitini! in his fur mil' nf liiwa's I'.S. senate seals Campaigning in Imvu elur- iiiK the current recess. Culver opened his day in Cedar liapids. went donr-tu- eliwr in Kurt anil Ames anil then i uiirludi-il MIII. IIICIHC fur IN.ik isK uu'.side Mnines Issues (andidale lie is a self-prnfessed ISMICS candidate whmc ciiiiiinenls limn ini'jatiirii unit refnrin lu siip- piwt for a iiatnmal lieallli in- surance pniLirain and a call fur rcusiim uf the tax sli tic- lure. He seldom mentions his Kfpulilican opponent. Stale Hep. David Stanley of Mir- caliue "i am oanipaiitmiu: ayauist David Stanley. bin for the I'.S senate." said Culver in re- sponse In a question. "lie is against John CuKer the wa> lie H.'lfli'! and Kred and losl liiilh limi-s Impurlant Things I'liher. a five-lime winner in the state's Seconil district. >alil then- JIT loi HUM important things to talk ahmit than Stanley However, the Cedar Itapids ili'inocrat oliuonsly a! the mention nf campaign rhetoric and refers to charges In Hie Mnsealine Hepnlilicaii as "Stanley is- sues." Instead. Culver tells a Fort Diiilj'e newsman he prefers to discuss the "real issues On the campaign trail, he encounters a Ames Welding Sparks Blaze; Destroys Tama Saw Mill fire set off by sparks from welding equip- ment destroyed Thursday morniiiK the Werner Saw Mill located two miles .south of Tama, according to authori- ties. The blaxe broke out about K: 311 a.m. in the -111 by 811 foot metal building which con- tained a main saw, chain and cutoff saw, edger, planer and sharpener. Also contained in the build- iiiK were large-quantities of slock lumber and special cuts of maple and walnut. By 10 a.m. Tama fire offi- cials had contained the flames and managed to save a con- siderable quantity of lumber and other equipment. Water to fight the blaze was hauled in by tanker from Tama. Although mi damage esti- mate was avialable. Henry R. Werner, co-owner of the busi- ness with his father, Henry D. Werner, said the mill will be rebuilt. The saw mill has four employees in addition tu the younger Werner and was not covered by insurance. No in- juries were reported. No Senior Citizen Dinner Labor Day SIGOURNEY There will be no senior citizen dinner in Sigourney Labor day. Dinners and programs will resume as usual Wednesday. Upcoming senior citino.ii programs include White Ele- phant games Wednesday; his- torical society report from Ralph Goeldner Sept. 9, and Highway Patrolman Roy Eubanks on new driving laws and pedestrian safety Sept. 11, all at the Sigourney site. The schedule for Keswick: Tuesday, sing-a-long at Eng- lish Valley; Wednesday, White Elephant games; Sept.11. his- torical program: Sept. 13, Adelena Clark on senior citi- zen camp. asks if Stanley illicit 1101 be i'amini: (hi' hand uith Ins discussion nf CnKer's mil- of-slato political contributions. Look al Iff lord ithei doesn't 'sec uhy and UMTS In look al the n Oliver's past ai'complish. incuts llimi'UT. most nl thi- walk- liiL1 and talking is in a relaxed atmosphere and hi' jukes free- ly aliinit llir number uf he e'lienunU'rs his ruule. "I'll hate In he the mailman in tins area." As hi' the dimr. CiiKer bnishe's lliriiiiKb his bliind hair like a first wader Criswell Convicted of Robbery and Assault IN'DKl'K.NDK.N'CK A Buchanan county district court jury, after about eight hours of deliberation, returned a guilty verdict Thursday against Jan Walton Criswell. 29, Independence, on counts of robbery with aggravation and assault with intent to commit murder. Both charges stemmed from a .July holdup and robbery of Eight Named To Crime Agency DES MOINES (AP) Appointment of eight people and reappointmenl of five members to the Iowa crime commission, all for terms ending .June 1976, was announced Thursday by Gov. Robert Ray. Among the appointees from Eastern Iowa are: Dr. Virgil Cruz, associate of New Testament studies at the University of Dubnque, tu succeed the Rev. Thomas Thomberg of Du- buque. Josephine Gitller. associate professor of law at the Univer- sity of Iowa and special assist- ant Johnson county attorney. Fayetle County Ally. Walter Saur nf Oehvein. ON THIS DATE in 1869, Major John Wesley Powell completed the first explora- tion of the Colorado River, having traveled through the Grand Canyon by boat. Dave's Tavern ill downtown Independence. Judge Roger Peterson announced the jury's verdict at K p.m. in the courtroom. A third charge of kidnap- ping was dropped during the trial. Criswell and Larry Wenger, allegedly took Carolyn Cooper from the tavern a; hostage. She was later found at the l.eroy Shannon farm north of Independence where the two men had taken her. Wenger is scheduled tu stand trial on similar charges Sept. 24. Criswell will remain in the Buchanan county jail awaiting sentencing, which is anticipat- ed in about two weeks. Lament Club Sponsors Rodeo This Weekend first of what is hoped to be an annual rodeo program will begin Saturday at p.m. in the natural are- na one mile east of here. It will continue through a final performance at p.m. Mon- day. Sponsored by the Lamont Commercial club, the AIA- approved rodeo also will be performed at Sunday. Events over the three days will include bareback riding, calf roping, saddle broncs, steer roping, western plea- sure, bull riding and a queen contest. It's what a car should be. RENT A NEW P9ANO Per No Cortege orDrayoge subjecl lo office approval All Rent Will Apply If You Decide To Buy! IIILTBRUNNER'S 116 SECOND STREET SE Corner 2nd Ave. and 8th Street SE Pact Awarded For Structure at Waukon Hospital The city council has awarded a con- tract for building a 2H-by foot frame building at Veter- ans Memorial hospital to Standard Lumber Co.. Cale- donia, Minn. its bid was the low- est of the four received.The building, which will he located at the northeast corner of the hospital property, will be used for storage of medical re- cords, office space, and an in- training meeting room.Completion is set for Dec. 1. In other action, the council accepted and filed the 1973 audit report of city records that was made by Dee Gosling and Cn. It was also informed of the resignation of city Pol- iceman Darrel Stone from the six-man force. preparing to nau- a picture taken Then, be shakes the sonX hand. them a brochure and make-, the standard introduction "I'm John Culver, a can- didate for the I'.S. senate. I sure would appreciate your help in the November rlcc- tion." liasic Statement He will repeat the same basic statement limes or more on a campaign day It a person is not home. Culver simply attaches a brochure to the door knob thai explains he- was sorry lo have missed vis- iting with them lie is an ideal candidate for the walking-talking campaign. At the .Norman Crlian home in Fort Dodge, Culver goes up a ladder to shake hands svith Crban. who is repairing the roof of his house-. A campaign worker acniss the- stre-ct calls to Cuher to say hello and wave- at her friend, Helen. Culver, dutifully responds with a wave and, "Hi. Helen." But his tonghi-sl time comes under the al the coffees which arc he-Id for sup- porters. The of a national health insurance preigram is most popular with the audi- ene-e-s, but congressional re- form and inflation also attract interest. At a park shelter house in Fort Dodge, lie thanks the audience for being "so kind" to his wife, Ann, when she campaigned there and says Campbell, a Fort Dodge native anel feirmer Hughes aide, is on his staff. Yes, he says, if is going to be "a very hard campaign" against Stanley, the chances for passage of a national health insurance program are of rocky" this year. There is a ne-eel for e-ongres- rt forui and tu out he is among the leade-rs. and reu-mjc-shanng is a "concept established." For a te'loMsiem interview. Culver seixes on the- (if inflation wliii-h lie describes as the "single' nie.st st-ve-re proble-m" e'onfronting the na- tion. The day geies on in similar We think a car Because you neverknow where the road will take you. handlers Just Arrived at Peck 's Dutch Bulbs for Fall Planting Daffodils Hyacinth Crocus Over 50 varieties of tulips You'll be glad next spring you planted this fall Plant SHADE TREES Now Varigated Maples, Autumn Flame Maples, Linden, Green Ash, Oak and Many Others for Fall Planting EVERGREENS for Sun and Shade Ready to plant now Yews (taxus) spreading globe, upright Hicks. Junipers spreading, creeping upright. Arborvate globe, American pyramid Many Varieties of POTTED FLOWERING SHRUBS Ready To Plant Now You can weed it as you feed it! Dmlrols eliiiiili'lion, plantain, cliiver and 38 (ithiT lawn wmls. I'rovidi's liiiiK-laslini; fe'i'ding lur yinir Satisfaction or inulii'v ttai'k. Turf Scotts SALE loff 5.Kill si! fl liau Q95 iilH-j Ibsl IMS- jf The blend for those problem shade sitations! Fall Sale off UlOOsei ft (1 II) MIK) off ft (4 Ibs 11 ox) 13.95 Scotts Turf Builder America's favnrili- lawn fmul Helps Krass multiply Itsi'lf now fiii' e-heck the time and schedule He makes small talk with the ucuple whii come to (lours almiK the way, lie pits the family dim and lie even nib- a handed him by a small child along; an Aiat-s Niltt-l. Kor John Culver, who has to balance his congressional duties axainst the campaign demands. are still two months of coukie-eatinK, AUK- peltins and hand-shakint; ahead. John Culver to lower cost car loans Watch for FREE 18k gold plated Car Key Offer Saturday Only Special! Regular 7 Jewel Swiss WRIST WATCH with these special features: Shock resistant Water resistant Sweep Second Hand Anti-magnetic Dust proof Luminous dial Stainless back Saturday Only Open Saturday 9 'til 5 ALWAYS PARK FREE Use our Storeside Lot or Pork Shop. 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