Cedar Rapids Gazette, October 8, 1974, Page 8

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October 08, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - October 8, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Ties., Oct. 8, 1974 Lawyers Support Judges Seeking Re-Election ^    I    I    —    ..    ..    rte    I*.ti QU flip fivo    with DES MOINES - Judges up for re-election in The Gazette circulation area have received a majority vote of lawyers in their districts participating in a plebiscite conducted by the Iowa State Bar Assn The four supreme court justices up for re-election this year also have been endorsed for re-election by lawyers around the state participating in the vote The judges and justices will appear on the general election ballot on Nov 5. and voters will be given the opportunity to vote for or against them. There were 404 attorney! entitled to vote in the Sixth judiciaal district — composed of Tama, Benton, Linn. Jones. Iowa and Johnson counties The vote was as follows for district court judges L«uis W. Schultz. 259 ftr, ten against, with 66 5 of those eligible voting; James ll. ( arter. 258 for. seven against. with 85.5 percent of those eligible voting; A. Frederick Honsell, jr.. 254 for, ll against, with 85 5 percent of those eligible voting The vote was as follows for district associate judges Lynne E. Brady, 197 ftr. 44 against, with 60,8 percent of those eligible voting; Anthony R Scolaro. 172 for. 73 against. with HO 6 percent of those eligible voting; John F Siebenmann. 228 for. 28 against, with 83.3 percent of those eligible voting In judicial district IA thcfa* were 140 attorneys entitled to vote. The district is composed of Winneshiek. Allamakee, Clayton. Delaware and Dubuque counties t’p for re-election in the district are District Judge Karl Kenline and Associate District Judges Frank D CtilliNin, jr., and Wayne A. Norman, jr. Votes for Kenline were 98 for. 12 against, with 77 1 percent of those eligible voting . Votes for Gillmm were 88 for. 32 against, with 71 4 of those eligible voting, and for Norman. 88 for, 13 against. With 72 I of those eligible voting Judicial district IB had 191 attorneys entitled to vote The district is composed of Buchanan, Fayette, Chickasaw . Howard. Black Hawk and Grundy counties. Votes were as follows; District Judges Reger F. Peterson,    130    for.    four against, with 70.1    percent of those eligible voting; Charles W Anti's,    124    for.    three against, with 88 4 of those eligible voting; Dennis D. Damsgaard.    130    for.    three against, with 69 9 of those eligible voting; Frank Elwood. 127 for, two against, with 67 5 percent of those eligible voting. District Associate Judges Forest E. Eastman, 115 for, six against, with 63 3 percent of those* eligible voting; Edward F. Kolker. 104 for. 16 against, with 62 8 percent of those eligible voting; Everett ll Scott, 111 for. ll against, with 63 8 percent of those eligible voting. District 7. composed of Cedar, Muscatine. Jackson. Clinton and Scott counties, had 328 attorneys eligible to vote. Votes were as follows; District Judges James R Havereamp. 147 for. 51 against, with HO.3 percent of those eligible voting; Max R Werling, 187 for. ll against. w ith 80 3 of those eligible voting. District Associate Judges David F. Halbaeh. 154 for, 25 against, with 80.5 of those eligible voting; Jack F. Broderick. 161 for, 24 against, with 56 4 percent of those* eligible voting; Don Petrueelli, 146 for. 40 against, with 56 7 of those eligible voting:    Phillip T. Steffen, jr. 141 for 46 against, with 57 0 percent of those eligible voting; Jack L. Burns 178 for, three against, with 55 I of those eligible voting. District 8A. composed of Poweshiek, Washington. Keokuk. Mahaska. Monroe. Wapello, Jefferson. Van Buren. Davis and Appanoose counties, had 139 attorneys entitled to vote. Votes were as follows: District Judgr Michael En ieh, 86 for. five against, with 65 4 percent of those eligible voting; District Associate Judge Charles C. Ayres, jr., 56 for. 17 against, with 52 5 percent of those eligible voting. Votes for supreme court justices were as follows (with 3.378 entitled to vote); M. L. Mastn. 2,956 for 97 against, with 63.7 of those eligible voting; Maurice E. Rawlings. 2.041 for. 114 against, with 63 8 percent of those* eligible voting; K. David Harris, 2.058 for, 92, against, with 83.6 percent of those eligible voting; Mark McCormick. 2,045 for. Ill against, with 63 8 percent of those eligible voting. Over $7,000 Raised To Aid Stranded Migrants Bridge Contract $8 Million in Sales Is Awarded by Winneshiek Board By Gurdon Hansen MUSCATINE (AP)- More than $7,000 in contributions from persons in Iowa and across the nation will enable stranded Mexican-American migrants to return home, savs the director of the Muscatine migrant committee Juan Cadena said Monday the workers and their families in the Muscatine area did not have enough money to return home after a killing frost last Mixed Iowa Reaction To Grain Sale Move DES MOINES (AP)- Sec-retary of Agriculture Earl But/ and the Ford administration have come under fire from Iowa farm groups and politicians protesting the halt of a proposed corn and wheat sale to Russia. Rep. Neal Smith (D-luwa) called for Butz’s immediate resignation and said President Ford “should appoint someone who is less aligned with the thinking of the big grain companies. ” The White House* announced over the weekend two large exporting firms had agreed to its request to halt a new $54)0 million sale of wheat and corn to the Soviet Union. Oreu Lee Staley, president of the National Farmers Organization; “The government’s plan to require White House approval of all large grain sales is a move to make farmers the goats of inflation.’’ Rep. H R. Gross (Ritual agreed with administration action. He said the Russians “made suckers out of us once with grain deals that disrupted our commodity markets, overloaded our transportation system and in the end have created a major force of inflation." Normal Still of the Farmers Grain Dealers Assn. of Iowa “They did it again" and referred to last year’s soybean export limitations which had been criticized then by farmers. Rep. William Seller Ie < file* a): "We created a bad image last year by slapping an embargo on soybean exerts. We proved we’re* not reliable. Next year, when we have grain running out of our ears, who are we going to sell it to?’’ Rep. Wiley Mayoe (R-lowa) didn’t approve of the way the administration handled the negotiations with Russia. He particularly disliked a situation to develop that required an abrupt announcement "which caused unnecessary hardship and financial loss by depriving farmers of a market in the midst of their harvest.’’ week wiped out the tomato crop in southeast Iowa Tile migrants had been hired by area farmers to pick the crop Most of them were reported from the Dona. Texas, area 488 Stranded Texas Gov. Dolph Briscoe on Saturday night dispatched Rogelin Perez, director of the Texas office of migrant affairs. to Muscatine to determine what assistance was needed. Briscoe’s office said 44H) migrants were stranded and in need of food, shelter, clothing, medical care and funds to return home However, tomato grower Jim Van (amp, 51, said Briscoe “is way out of touch with this thing in Muscatine ' Van ( amp. a member of the migrant board, estimated that “there might be 35 or 44) stranded at the most." Van (amp has facilities to house 32 migrants on his 580-acre farm. He denied that the families were deprived of any of the necessities singled out by Briscoe. Making Headlines “A few of the people around here are what they call radicals. They’ve been making the headlines’’ that hundreds of persons were destitute “A few were stranded, but they're making a big issue out of it. It isn t what it sounds like. I ve seen them come out of grocery stores with their arms full of groceries.” Bus Rate Hike Proposed By Ford Clark IOWA CITY - The iowa City 1*0001*11, with a noticeable lack of enthusiasm, received a city staff recommendation for a bus fare increase The proposed 25-cent fare, effective Jan I. would is* a ten-cent increase City Finance Director Joe Pugh said the city's transit system will be almost $125,500 in debt by July I. 1975 In addition, “The city will in* held responsible for expansion of the bus service to the tune of $65,000.’’ he said. The alternative to a fare increase, he said. would in- an additional two mill levy on property taxes, to be effective next July Council Members Tim Brandt and Carol deProsse were absent from Monday night’s meeting, making it a work session only The re-loaming council members, however, expressed reservations concerning a bus fare increase "Only as a last resort. »aid J Patrick White. Pugh estimate it would take $55,861 to make up the 1974 deficit, with $28,993 in property tax funds available over that period Staff estimates are the 25-cent fan* would yield an increase of $154).IMW in fare revenue The forecast predicts no decrease in ridership Free rides for persons over age 85 would bi* available under the proposal. The bus fare increase is expected to tx* debated further as the council proceeds with its 1975 budget discussions DECORAH - A contract for $93,636 45 was awarded by the Winneshiek county board of supervisors Monday to the Brennan Construction Co. Lansing, for construction of a bridge in Pleasant township Although Brennan was the only bidder for the project, the bid was approved by the supervisors upon recommendation of the state highway commission, which said it was not out of line Records in the office of County Engineer George Hanzlik show the bridge involved in the contract collapsed April 17. 1973, as a result of its obsolescent condition Han/Iik said it was one of the oldest bridges in the county Construction is scheduled to begin in December. Completion date, officials said, will depend upon weather conditions. In other action, the board authorized the temporary closing of a north-south road in Military township for grading and resurfacing with crushed rock Slims Farm and Home. Ridgeway, was awarded a contract by the board Monday for construction of concrete wall and slab of a hog finishing facility at the Winneshiek county home The bid was $4 -241 45 The Skyline Harvestore firm of Nashua was low bidder on construction of the remainder of the facility*, w ith a bid of $7.64X1 The board received a quarterly revenue sharing check totaling $69 649. and authorized the county treasurer to deposit the funds in short term investments. A Sunday beer and liquor license was issued to the McCabe supper club in Bur-roak. Prospects Are “Unlimited” Bv diaries Roberts DES MOINES (AP)— The potential for selling Iowa-made products in eastern Europe* and Russia is “unlimited, if the products are available." says an official of the Iowa Development Commission Eight Iowans who went to that part of the world to sell Iowa manufactured goods believe they already sparked agreements for more than $8 million in trade in the next year. And that’s a conservative estimate,’’ Dean Arbuckle, a foreign trade specialist of the commission, said Monday. Arbuckle returned Saturday from the two-week journey to Austria. Bulgaria, the Soviet Union and Rumania. Some of the mission members stayed in western Europe to make other business contacts and have not returned yet. said Arbuckle Sale Breakdown He reported members of the mission believe it can get $726,870 from Austrian businesses. $14 million from Bulgaria a. $844).(XX) from Rumania and $5 I million from Russia Ruling Made on Police Pensions DES MOINES IAP) - Pill-icemen and fire fighters who contributed to pension funds prior to a new law in 1973 setting up a new program no longer have to pay into the older funds, according to an attorney general’s opinion issued Monday. Rep Dennis Freeman <R-Storm Lake) asked for the opinion He said Storm Igike city officials set up a pension fund around 1958 under the law in force at that time. Until a new fund was established last Jan. I. police and fire fighters had contributed $641.(XXI Freeman wanted to know if the money could be transferred to the new fund or must Ik* returned to the city workers who built it Kelly said he believes the $84).(XX) can be transferred to the new fund. One trade area untouched by the Iowans was agricultural commodities. Arbuckle said the mission was to sell only manufactured products. The mission to Moscow and other east Europe points constituted “a whole new ball game" for the Iowans, said Arbuckle, because the Midwesterners were dealing with officials “in a controlled society." except in Austria, which is a free society. The Participants Here are the seven manufacturers and one sales representative who made the trip to Europe, and a list of the products they offer Frank LaDne. Concrete Pipe Machine Co., Sioux City — concrete pipe* machines and attachments, concrete pipe coating machines and concrete pipe reinforcing machines Clnyce Palmer. Fairfield Engineering and Manufacturing Co., Fairfield — induction hardening, automatic feeding and watering equipment, pollution control equipment and centerless grinding Harold G»dberseii. Comae#. Ida Grove — bridge deck finishers, slope paving equipment, concrete conveyors and finishing curb and gutter sidewalk machines. M.J. Helder. Jet Ct., Inc*.. Humboldt — post drivers. wire rollers, wagon boxes, two and four-wheel garden wagons. gravity barge and truck boxes and mobile home tiedowns Wayae Fax. Triple F Feeds. Urbandale — extruders, pig starters, calf starters and dog food Wllstt Persiager. Wilson Trailer Co.. Sioux City — semi trailers Jerry Wttdke. Wttdke Enterprises. Schaller — truck boxes and cement equipment Nick Dtztryst. a sales representative for Mainline Equipment Co., Des Moines — cranes, road graders, readymix cement mixers, trojan loaders and flavors and grade trimming equipment Senior Cffatn Busts Cedar Rapids System Telephone 30-8244 Area Ten (SEATS) In Cedar Rapids 388-9605 Elsewhere 800-332-9886 Free Bus Rides NORTH LIBERTY — The North Liberty town council has announced that Wednesday will in* a day of free bus rides between North Liberty and Iowa City Usual fare is 54) cents The unique commuter service was started Aug 26 and runs from the corner of Clinton and Washington streets in Iowa City, via highway 218 through Oakdale and North Liberty. making stops at the Holiday Inn. Ouail ( reek complex and the Holiday Mobile Home Court The bus then returns on old highway 218 via North Liberty street. The North Liberty council voted in August to allocate $4.<XX) to run the pilot bus route for one year. 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