Cedar Rapids Gazette, September 15, 1974, Page 168

Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette September 15, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - September 15, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa ERNEST, EVERYBODY HAS HIS OWN PRIVATE OPINIONS I KNOW WHAT PRIVATE ]       -v /MEANS /but what IS A KT?*L$ ("opinion"*OUR NEW AGE    By    Gene    Fawcette -AND I KNOW MY OWN PRIVATE OPINION ON THAT SUBJECT ZJ PUNKIN', THAT'S WHAT I NEED- A    OL' PRIVATE OPINION/ YEAH/ -MY OWN PRIVATE OPINION IS EVEN MORE PRIVATE . THAN YOURS//- RI&HT/ that's; WHAT I SAID-; J THE DISCOVERY THAT TORNADO-PRODUCING STORMS EMIT DISTINCTIVE BURSTS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY MAKES POSSIBLE AN EARLY WARNING SYSTEM .FOR THE FEARED TWISTER. SEVERE STORM FORECAST CENTERS" IN THE TORNADO BELT NOW HAVE A FEW OF THE EXPERIMENTAL DETECTORS IN OPERATION. SIGNALS AT 3.16 MHz. REACH MAXIMUM INTENSITY 10 TO 15 MINUTES BEFORE A FUNNEL EVEN FORMS, SO THE DEVICE'S FLASHING LIGHTS OR CONNECTED SIREN CAN GIVE PEOPLE ENOUGH TIME TO TAKE SHELTER. • •MIMI*- «K . ll?* , BY THE END OF THE VEAR|THE IS DETECTORS NOW LISTENING ARE EXPECTED TO GIVE WARNING OF AT LEAST HALF OF THE MAJOR DESTRUCTIVE TORNADOES IN THE U.S. IF TNE DETECTORS—RELATIVELY SIMPLE AND INEXPENSIVE—PROVE AS ACCURATE AS WOW BELIEVER, THERE COOL O SOON BE ONE IN EVERY CITY HNR TOWN IM TORNADO COUNTRY, PERHAPS SAVINO MANY HUNDREDS OF UVES EACH YEAR/ SHEO&''-THATS HOW We DPUTHER Live- IF r we hap OUK    ^ . DRUTHERS - /    \ BSJE ANC? STEVE McRCttCH ARE yOU TOO PROUD TO ^ Live ON VOUK NEIGHBORS) r JAOHEV ? r—- NOT ONLY them, DEAR "-TH' BOARD ' O' HF ALTH LIKEWISE aor into th'Aer'/-, suppose you HAP a / ( SA RTI NLY NOT beautiful sput-level\ wet> git tarred HOME IN 0O3PATCH - WITH J AN' FEATHERED A SWIMMING POOL -    ^7 SOOTS I TOOKE r r WOULD VOD MOVE J) c. - TIME TO PAW - Y >—I &ACK ?    )    ( FO'IT- ) THE SOVERWAAEISJT WILLET PAV FOR I TW-J " VOUVE NEVER WORKED A DAY IN YOUR LIPE WHAT HAS we CONE TO pesARve -I IT?- f AND OUR aOVeRNWA^NT LOVES YOU FOR V -/    THAT//t>y AL CAPP ;

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Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Issue Date: September 15, 1974

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