Cedar Rapids Gazette, November 2, 1974, Page 3

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - November 2, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 2 The Cedar Kaplds .Gazette: Sat., November 2, 1974 .NCWYOIKK DEATHS Showers and snow in tho higher elevations will be widespread through the Rockies. Showers and thunderstorms will be scattered -from the southern Plains into western Louisi- ana and from Arkansas into -the central Ohio volley. Fair to partly cloudy elsewhere. The Weather Hlah temperatures Friday. 1em- peralures overnight .and of pre- cipitation: Anchorage n X .13 L. Angeles U S! Atlanta ....81 57 Mlnml .....7B 73 BismarcH 35 J7 .0) Mln'apolls 59 JO Chicago ...7] 54 M. Orleans 83 63 Denver ....55 37 New York 79 63 Duluth 37 .21 Phoenix ...6855. Honolulu ,.8B 72 Seattle ....5042. Houston ...16 72 Washington U 63 Extended Forecast (Chance of rain Monday. Otherwise little or no precipitation through Wednesday. Highs in the mid 50s to lower CDs. Lows 40s Mon- day cooling to 30s by Wednes- day. C. R. Weather High Friday 68 Low overnight 52 Noon Saturday 52 2 p.m........................50 Rainfall ...................none Total for November .......0.07 Normal for November 2.36 Normal through November 31.75 fotalfor 1973 ..............41.29 Barometer, rising ......30.17 Humidity at noon Wind direction and velocity at Gazette weather station 'at 2 p.m. NW at 10 mph. Sun rises a.m.; sun sets, 5 p.m. Year Ago Today High, 50; low, 34; rainfall, none. Traveler's Forecast Sunday iWcalher, Hi-Lo Bismarck .Clrng 37-29 Chicago ...........Cldy 62-41 Cincinnati.......Tshwrs 68-45 Cleveland ......Tshwrs 63-48 DCS Moines........Cldy 54-42 Detroit ..........Shwrs GO-39 Indianapolis .......Cldy 66-45 Kansas City .......Cldy 54-42 Milwaukee .......-Ckly 56-40 Mpls.-St. Paul .....Cldy 45-28 Omaha ...........Cldy 52-38 St. Louis .........Cldy 64-43 Sioux Falls .......Cldy 43-28 Degree Days Friday 7 Total to date ...............662 Through Nov. 1, 1973 .......395 Percent of normal year.....9.98 Total normal year Mississippi Stages (Flood stages in -brackets) LaCrosse (12) 5.1 no change Lansing (18) 8.1 no change Dam 9 (18) 13.4 no change McGregor (18) 7.2 ho change Guttcnberg (15) 4.7 rise .1 Dubuque (17) 7.9 rise .1 Davenport (15) 4.9 rise .3 Keokuk (16) 2.5 rise .4 Cedar at C. K. (13) 4.45, rise .88. Fires a.m. Friday. Car fire at May's Island. a.m. Friday. Possible spontaneous combustion to lint trap on roof at 819 Fifth street SE. p.m, Friday. Illegal burning at 829 C avenue WW. p.m. Friday. Illegal burning at 141 Twcniy-nintb avenue SW. p.m. Friday. Illerfiil burning at 1114 First street SW. in broiler at 507 Thirty-fifth street NE. p.m. Friday. Flush gaso- line in 200 block of Twelfth av- enue SE. p.m. Friday. Flush gas- oline at 4400 Sixth street SW. p.m. Friday. Bacltfire through carburetor at 4545 Wenig road NE. p.m. Friday. Backfire through carburetor at 2210 Six- teenth avenue SW. Iowa Deaths LcEoy A. Brecht II, 19. Hoover-Valen- tine's. Middle Flora Wal- ters, Hoover-Valentine's. Graveside services Monday at 2 in Cincinnati. Mac Johnson's. Mrs. Floyd IVine- kauf, 62. Monday Friends may call after 9 a.m. Sunday at Sheets and Sons.' Felix J. Ober- broeckling, 83. Monday at Holy Trinity Catholic church in Luxemburg. Hosary Sunday, 8 p.m. Kramer's where friends may call after Saturday. Ella A. Harvey, Monday at 2 at the First Jnited Methodist church. Hen- derson's. Guernsey Leona Johnson, 78, Monday at the Guern- sey Methodist church. McAn- "nch in Victor. Mrs. Elmer Briggs, 68. Tuesday at 2. Visitation after 2 Monday. Morgan's. Henrietta Reader, 87. Monday at he United Methodist church. Visitation Saturday and Sun- day afternoon. McSwiggen and Uhlmann. Decorah Mrs. George Johnson, 85. Monday 1 at the Decprah Lutheran church. Vis- .tation after 3 Sunday. Olsen Tjelstul's. North English Maude E. Harrington, 91. Monday .n the Best Funeral Home's :hapel. Burial in the Williams- burg cemetery. Best's. jen rai Papa Juan's Mexican restau- rant, 409 Second avenue SE, was Friday afternoon after a tax lien was paid. The restaurant and a tavern, tod's Place, 834 First avenue NE, were closed Thursday after- noon by Internal Revenue Ser- vice agents. Robert Rodriquez, owner of both businesses, said he paid .he money on Friday. The clos- ng resulted in a loss of business 'or about 24 hours, he said. Riley, Blouin Expound on Energy Crisis Last minute campaign activi- ties Saturday found candidates for the Second district congres- sional seat issuing statememts dealing with middlemen and the international energy crisis. State Sen. Tom Riley, Cedar Rapids Republican, declared that the farmer and consumer "appear to be victims of a shocking 'rip-off by the middle- men." State Sen. Michael Blouin, Du- buque Democrat, said congress must take the lead in devising long and short term strategies "to deal with the international energy crisis." Riley said recent federal sta- tistics show "there has been a two-cent per pound drop in the farm price received for dry navy beans, but an unexplained 33-cent per pound increase at the retail since October, 1973. "Sugar is another he said. "The farm price rose only 10-cents for a five-pound sack, while the retail price went up a staggering "The same situation exists ,vith regard to red meats and dairy products, although the margins are not as 'dramatic." Riley said he has sent U.S. Ally. Gen. William Saxbe a tele- gram commending him for or- dering an investigation into pos- sible price-fixing by middlemen. Blouin said in a statement hat "congress must be willing to coordinate a national energy policy which conserves what li- mited resources we have and distributes those resources equi- tably to all sectors of the econ- omy and all sections of the country." Any acceptable energy policy or the immediate and long- range future must include a re- turn to competition in the oil in- dustry, he said, as well as dev- elopment of conservation and recycling programs and a change in the American life- style. Tanner Services Services for Verne L. Tanner, Marion, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Chapel of Mcmo- by the Kcv. Charles Moore. Burial: Cedar Memorial ceme- .ery. Arrangements by Cedar p.m. Friday. Grease fire Memorial funeral home. .OUT OUR WAY by Neg Cochroii THAT'S EMOLJSH.' IF ITS THAT HEAVY- SET, BEARDED BOYFRIEND OF YOUR I DOU'TWVJTYOUSET- TIMS IWTO A SST-TO WITH HER BY RE I HULK; ORTHE'BEARDEP BULK' HEY, UP TH6RE- ITlS FOR WELL. WHO IS IT? Donald J. Kelly Donald J. Kelly, 66, of 324 Thirty-first street died Sat- urday in a Cedar Rapids hospi tal. Born Nov. 29, 1907, in Missour Valley, he was married there April 13, to Bertha Mace A member of St. Patrick's Calh olic church, the Knights of Co iumbus, he was a retired em ploye of Cherry Burrell Corp. where he had worked 34 years He also was- former manage! and treasurer of Cherry Burrel Employes Credit U n i o n. He graduated from Missouri Vallej high school and attended Wayne State Teachers college at Wayne, Neb. Surviving are his wife, a daughter, Kathleen Kelly Tes- lik, Cedar Rapids; two sons James, Chicago, 111.; Laurance, laudia, N. H.; three grand- children; two sisters, Eunice Thomsen, Cedar Rapids; Mrs. Delbert Skinner, of Missouri Valley, and a brother, Harold, of Homestead, Fla. Services: St. Patrick's church Tuesday at 10 a.m. by the Rev. Vlartin Laughlin. Burial; Cedar Hemorial cemetery. Rosary Monday at 7 p.m. by the Snights of Columbus and a orayer service at p.m. by Father Laughlin at Ihe Teahen funeral home where friends may call after noon Monday. Friends may, if they wish, donate to the American Cancer Assn. Glyn W. Hugh Glyn Walter Hugh, 80, of 1249 Nineteenth avenue SW, died Fri- day in a Cedar Rapids hospital. Born Sept. 12, 1894 in Dela- ware county, he was married to Nettie Blanchard on Oct. 22, 1919, in Hopkinton. Mr. Hugh farmed in the Hop- kinton area before moving to Cedar Rapids in 194G. He was an employe of Wilson and Co. until tils retirement in 1961. He was a member of Trinity United Meth- odist church. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Leroy Turner, Cedar Rapids; two foster daughters, Mrs. Herman Reth, Monticcllo, and Mrs. Lloyd Buelow, Cedar Sapids; four grandchildren, six 'oster grandchildren and 15 Teat-grandchildren. Services: Monday at at Trinity United Methodist church jy the Rev. Warren L. Feller. 3 u r i a 1: Linwood cemetery, friends may call at Turner chapel west until 9 p.m. Sunday and at the church from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. The casket vill not be opened after the ser- AEC Fines Two Firms for Fuel Security Laxity OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Atomic Energy Commission has fined two companies a total of for lax security sur- rounding three facilities han- dling nuclear fuels. The AEC announced a tine Thursday against General Electric for violations at its Val- iecitos Nuclear Center near Li- vermore and a storage facility at Morris, 111. Nuclear Fuel Ser- vices, Inc., was fined for violations at its West Valley, N. Y. facility. The AEC said the companies lad failed lo meet new strict se- curity measures aimed at pre- venting the theft of nuclear ma- !crials. The companies may ap- peal the fines. A spokesman for the AEC said the Vallccilos facility manufac- tures nuclear fuel and uses ura- nium, plutonium and radioae-l live isotopes in medical re-1 search. The Morris plant is used to store spent nuclear fuc-1 from commercial power renders, and the Wef.t Valley operation has been closed since 1972 for mod- ifications. The spokesman said Ihe AEC found monitoring, alarm and physical barriois insufficient at the plants. It ordered the firms immediately begin installing! the required equipment and posl i armed guards around Hie .sites; until the work is completed. Mrs. Luther Wilson Viedella Mallett Wilson, 73, vidow of Luther Wilson, 717 Sixth street SE, a Cedar Rapids resident for 26 years and an employe of the Pidgeon Furni- ure store, died in a local hospi- al Friday following a brief llness. Sho was born Oct. 28, 901, at Greenwood, Miss. Surviving are a sister Fannie May Turnipseed, Denver, Colo., and a stcpbrolher, Grover Cleveland, Flint, Mich. Services are pending at Turner chapel friends may call. east, where Memorial Services McDonouch, William J Visitation until 9 p.m. Saturday at Teahen funeral home. Ser- vices p.m. Sunday at Kohl funeral home, Faribault, Minn. Burial: St. Lawrence cemetery, Faribault. Soviet Luna 23 Orbiting Moon MOSCOW (AP) The Soviet Union's latest moon probe, Luna 23, went into orbit around the moon Saturday, Tass news agency announced. Disaster Area PORTLAND (AP) Pres- ident Ford declared Louisiana a major disaster area Friday, clearing (he way for federal aid to repair storm damage. Cedar Rapids Emergency Numbers Ambulanco..........366-765-4 F.B.I Firo .................398-5343 Highway Pairol.....364-5171 After Hours ......363-5629 Police ...............398-5353 Sheriff 398-3521 Medical Society ....365-2527 (If you have no phyiidan) Foundation II .......362-2174 (Criiil help, I Information, Reforrol 398-3955 (To Itarn who con help) (Clip aid carry in your billfold) No Motive Found in C. Slaying Ccdiir Raplrls Aii autopsy performed Satur- day determined Redginnld D, Cady, 2G, route one, Walker, died of four gunshot wounds to the chest. Cady was killed Friday in a shooting outside Harding jun- ior high school where he was a custodian. Police arrested Graydon Cas- lavka, 27, of 1304 First avenue NW, also a custodian at Hie school. He was arraigned in court Friday afternoon on an open charge of murder. Bone was set He was being held in the county jail. A .38 caliber revolver was recovered near the loading dock of the school where the shooting look place. Police said witnesses reported rearing at least three shots. At .cast one of the witnesses was a school employe. Two other wit- nesses were reported to be stu- dents at the school who saw the ncident from a distance. Police, lowever, refused to say if some of the witnesses were students. Police said they still have no motive for the shooting. The shooting took place short- ly after noon on Friday outside Harding near a loading dock, according to school authorities. Heard Shots Other custodians eating lunch near the area and an assistant principal nearby heard shot and notified police and ambu- lance. The school's nurse as- :isted until the ambulance ar- rived. A teacher who was on the scene immediately after the shooting said Caslavka had gone jack into the school and into the custodian's room. He said a couple of teachers went into the custodian's room. The two took him by the arm and took him to the principal's office, where he waited quietly until police arrived. "In Shock" He was described as being in shock while waiting for police to arrive. The teacher said the gun used n the shooting had been thrown on the grass outside the school. The shooting reportedly took place at about the time the men vould normally start work. School officials said they did not know if the incident in- volved a work-related dispute or a personal matter. Some students also heard the shots, school officials said, and the student body was aware of the incident. Classes were continuing normally Friday afternoon. Activities scheduled for Fri- day evening were being can- celed, and will be re-scheduled :or another time. Redginald D. Cady, 26, a life- Icng resident at Walker, was lorn Jan. 13, 1948, at Cedar Rapids. On Nov. 4, 1967, he was married to Roberta K. Nielsen, at Center Point. Surviving are his wife; two sons, Rodney and Hedginald, jr. at home; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Cady, Walker; a sister, Janet Cady, Walker; and brother, Mike Cady, Cedar Rapids. Services: p.m. Monday at St. John's Lutheran church in tenter Point. Burial: Walker cemetery. Friends may call at he Murdoch funeral home in Walker from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday, and at the church after 11 a.m. .Jonday. Workers To Get Firm's Stock NEW YORK (UPI) Texas- ;ulf, inc., which in 19C8 trans- erred all its hourly workers to he salaried payroll, announced Vedncsday that it will distrib- ute capital slock to all its vorkers on a continuing basis. The first distribution of hares will be made next month vith every worker gelling at sasl one share. The actual umber to be distributed will go p to 50 shares for each 20 'tars of service. Further stock distributions be made to employes at five year intervals. For examp- le, the employe who gets live shares next month will get 10 more five years hence, 15 more shares on his fifteenth anniver- sary with Ihu company and 30 additional shares on his 20lh an- U.S. Diplomats Doubt Food Talks Will Cure World's Hunger Soon WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. participants In the World Food Conference in Rome next week are warning against any expec- tation that ways will be found to feed all of the world's hungry in the next few years. They say they don't want to build false hopes by other na- tions thai the U.S. will agree to bankroll an international food welfare system. Food Reserves Instead, participants such as Ambassador Edwin Martin and Agriculture Secretary Butz say the emphasis at the meeting in Rome Nov. 5-16 should be on improving agriculture produc- tion in developing countries. Support will be given by the U.S. delegation to the idea of a system of nationally hold food reserves. H o w ever, Russian participation is regarded by some delegation sources us a key condition before such a sys- tem can actually function. U.S. officials say a stockpile of 30 million to GO million Ions of grain could be set up but details would have to be worked out. The meeting of aboul 130 na- tions was proposed a year ago by Secretary of State Kissinger to discuss ways of maintaining adequate world food supplies and to deal with hunger arising from natural disasters. Martin, a career diplomat who is organizing U.S. partici- pation in the conference, said [he Ford administration Car Entered f- Alvin C. Bush, Wallet Taken Kirk Palo, Friday reported a tape player and a tape taken from his car while parked at 516 Center Point road NE. The items were valued at Roses 52.49 doz. Cash anc carry. 4 Seasons, 3028 Mt. Ver- non Rd. SE. Adv. Lost Apricot Poodle. Re- ward. 362-5503 or call colled 337-5726. Adv. Carburetor Stolen Earl F Kaska, 340 Lewellen drive NW Friday reported a carbureloi valued at taken from his car while parked at his resi- dence. Re-elect Ralph Tuesday, Nov. 5. Paid by Potter for senator committee. M. L. Allen, Chair- man. Adv. Wanted women bowlers for Monday at p.m. and Thurs- day at p.m. Castle Lanes, 377-8277. Adv. St. Pius X Holiday Bazaar, sandwich booth, November 2nd 9 A.M. to 9 P.M., November 3rd 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. Adv. Lions Taken John Wawro. 385 Seventeenth street SE, Fri- day reported two concrete lion statues taken 'from ihis dence. The lions weighed aboul 150 pounds each and were val- ued at lie-elect Maurice Hennessey, State Representative 22nd Dis- Paid by Mau- rice Adv. Theft Reporled Pat O'Gal- vin, 387 Seventeenth street SE Friday reported a tape p-layer valued at taken by four men who expressed interest in buy- ing it. O'Galvin said the men were at his residence when they took the tape player and knocked him down. Come out .to the World's Larg- est Garage Sale sponsored by the WMT Stations for Camp Courage. Place: Exhibition Hall at Hawkeye Downs, today and tomorrow 9 a.m. to 9 Adv. All Saints Christmas Bazaar Monday, November 9 to 8. Noon luncheon will be Adv. Are you looking for Antiques? Try -the Stable on the Adv. Sale including books, antiques, Saturday, Sunday. 1844 2nd Ave. S.E.-Adv. X 25 Percent off all Northrup ting Lawn Seed and Fertilizer, 'eck's Green Thumb Nursery. Adv. Calculator Taken Ronald lauper, 3307 Wenig road NE, reported a calculator valued at taken from his car while parked at an undeter- mined location. Learn Hair Styling, day or ivcning classes. Visit or write Young School of Beauty 3G5- 0469. Adv. Advertising Error Our ad- ertiscment of Friday, Nov. 1st, stated 1 dozen carnations at This was in error. It have read I dozen daisies 1.49. We regret this error and hope it has not inconvenienced any of our customers. Peck's j Shop. Adv. 20 YEARS AGO Major Gen. Fulgencio Batista ran far ahead in the Cuban presidential vole. WEDDING FLOWERS for Bflouty from PlERSON'S-lT." Your FTP f IBOO Klllt Blvrt. NW Mowcrphnnc 3M-lH2fl For 61 years flowers for all occasions JOHN K. LAPKS Convonfnnf downtown location 308 Ihird Avenue S.E. 365-0511 Hoeppner, 5208 Spencer drive SW, Friday reported his -.llet containing taken whuvi at Jefferson high school. Buresli Rental Rent better brand named Best Rental Renls The Best. -Adv. Games, Montrose, Doors Sat. Sun. Adv. Limited edition Franklin Mint Christmas cards Jerome's, IE Tower. Adv. Parts Taken Ronald pledge some program increase in its food which Bruner. Friday reported a car- buretor, a steering wheel, a bat- tery, and a shift lever from a car parked at Webb's Transmission Service, 3645 J street SW. The items were val- ued et Shampoo living room bedroom Diamond Carpet 3G6-6226.-Adv. Experience Counts Vote Eu- gene K o p e c k y Democrat. County Attorney. Paid by Tom Shea, Pol. Adv. Carpet Taken Irv Blattner, 502 Twelfth street SE, Friday reported 130 yards of carpet and 80 yards of padding valued at taken from a house at 111 Sixth avenue SW. The theft is the second at the residence this week reported by Blattner. A County Attorney must be qualified for vigorous prosecu- tion. Vote Richard n. Raymon candidate for Linn County At- torney. Paid by Raymon for Linn County Attorney Cam- Adv. No Sightseeing For President On Japan Trip TOKYO (AP) President Ford will not sightsee in Tokyo on his trip to Japan later this because of recent demon- cliiK'd sharply in volume in the last two years. Kiicl of Life But Martin said world hunger probably will be a fact of life tor 10 years to come. "There now are million undernourished people in the world, and there is doubt-that will eliminate malnutrition in the next 10 he said. Our target should be to reduce it numerically." Some government officials planning the conference believe there has been a shift in empha- sis by the U.S. from help-now to help-tomorrow. They said this is in part because of a worsening outlook for U.S. farm production this year. However, these same adverse crop conditions, along with ris- ing prices, have made the de- veloping countries desperate for help now. India, Bangladesh and Central Africa are the immediate trou- ble spots. Good Harvests The conference was called at a time when we anticipated good food said How- ard Worthington, a deputy assis- tant secretary of the treasury. I don't think they had in mind that things were going to be even worse. "If we had a good crop this year, people would be concen- trating on how to help people feed themselves, and wouldn't be worrying about food he added. Martin said in an interview that the rising price of food has aggravated world starvation, which has always existed lo some degree. The increase in price cer- tainly affected the nutrition levels from what they were two years ago and it proba- bly means more people are dying because of increased sus- ceptibility to disease" and other hunger-related causes, he said. Serious Famine But Martin added he is op- timistic that the world will es- cape serious famine, "although there may be famine in a few spots." The administration has asked congress for billion for food aid in the current fiscal year, which will provide about the same quantity of food as last year. But the volume of food aid last year was the lowest since congress approved the U.S. Food for Peace law in 1354. While food aid has declined, U.S. agricultural commercial exports soared last year to billion, nearly double Ihe pre- vious year's value. Martin said that resulted from the increased commercial de- mand for U.S. food and the declining food surplus. ;lrations against his visit, the 'oreign ministry said Friday. But he will tour Kyoto, the an- cient capital and one of Japan's most beautiful spots. Left-wing groups have staged irolests since Ford's forthcom- ng visit was announced, and more demonstrations are ex- pected. In 1960, violent demon- strations by leftist students and union members forced cancella- ion of a visit by President isenhower, but the government expects no violence this lime. Ford will be (he first Ameri- can President to visit Japan. Announcing his schedule, the 'oreign ministry said he arrives n Tokyo the afternoon of Nov. 18 and will have an audience h Emperor Hirohilo and impress Nagako the morning of 19. He will see them again .hat night at a banquet given in lis honor by the emperor. The schedule calls for Ford lo lold talks wilh Prime Minisler 1'anaka Nov. 19 and 20. The President is to go lo