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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - November 6, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa UM Rain is expected Wednesday night from northern California through Oregon and Washington, over central Florida and western Texas. Mostly fair elsewhere. The Weather High lemperstures Tuesday, low lem- pGratures overnight and Inches of pre- cipitation: Anchorage 31 74 L. Angeles 7! 54 Atlanta 47 .n Miami 7< Bismarck 40 27 Min'apolis 40 24 Chicago ...45 42 .13 N. Orleans 72 .27 Denver 51 29 New York 66 51 .0? Duluth ___3327 Phoenix ...7049 Honolulu ..8673 Seattle ..5446.21 Houston ...6355 Washington 7448.20 Extended Forecast No rain is expected Friday through Sun- day. Highs in Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s Friday -and Saturday to mid 30s by Sunday. C. R. Weather High Tuesday ................46 Low overnight ...............32 Noon Wednesday.............47 Zp.m........................'-48 Precipitation ..............None Total for November ........0.08 .Normal for November .2.36 Normal through Nov.......31.75 Total for 1974..............41.30 Barometer, rising .........30.3G Humidity at noon 60% Wind direction and velocity at 2 p.m. NW at 12 mph. Thursday, sun sets, Year Ago Today High, 40; low, 29; rainfall, none. Degree Days Tuesday ...................29 Total to date..............766 Through November 5, 1974 .522 Percent normal year 11.55 Total normal year Traveler's Forecast Thursday Weather, Hi-Ln Bismarck Fair 57-29 Chicago ........PtCldy 53-41 Cincinnati ......PtCldy 53-41 Cleveland ......PtCldy 49-39 DCS Moines .......Clear 54-42 Detroit ........PtCldy 53-39 Indianapolis .......Fair 52-37 Kansas City.......Fair 57-43 Milwaukee ..Fair 54-36 Mpls-St. Paul .....Fair 53-40 St. Louis ..........Fair 58-34 Sioux Falls ........Fair 54-32 Coralville Lake Pool level Wednesday ..683.57 Births St. Luke's Nov. 5 To the families of Tafc Worlcy, Ely, 11 son; Fares Issa, 540 Thirtieth street drive SE, a son; Leon Tliomscn, 333 Windsor drive NE, a daugh- ter; Richard Lcvcsque, 1313 K avenue NE. a daughter; Everett James, Walker, :i daughter. Out-of-Town Births At Moline, 111. _ Mr. and Mrs. David Markwarcl, a daughter Nov. 5. Mrs. Mark- ward is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leo L. Sedore, 501 Thirty-second street SE. Marricge Licenses Karen C o s p e r and Peter Fash, Shcryl Kimball and Kurt Alexander, all of Cedar Rapids. Nedra Kolfe, Marion, and Fletcher Beohm, Greeley. Ellen deChicio, Cedar Rapids, and Richard Mahany, Marion. Su- zette Loney, Cedar Hapids, and E. L. Parks, Shellsburg. Marriages Dissolved James D. and Judy Kay Wolfe. Mary Ann and Jackie Lee Walton. Loretta A. and Larry J. Alexander. Vincent F. and Patricia L. Barloon. Bertha M. and Harold S. Moore. Magistrate's Court Speeding- Roy Wilson, 2901 Ninth street, Marion; fined and costs. John Palmer, 224 Lincoln Heights drive SE; lined and costs. Marvin Donald- son, 6004 Langdon avenue SE; Leonard Meyer, Hiawatha; Roy Carver 3222 Parkview conn SE; Maurine Watcrhouse, Cen- tral City; James Glandon, 1328 Twenty-second avenue SW; Mnrrjarot Ohebuhar, Twelfth avenue SW; Rebecca Smith, Anamosa; each fined and costs. James Fordo, 1238 Third street NW; Victoria Davidson, Iowa City; William Luke 669 Eleventh street, Marion; Geral- clinc Gaffncy, Hiawatha; Trent Packinfihnm, 1724 Sierra drive NE; Gerald Auf, 710 Nineteenth street SE; Harry Dipple, Dav- enport; costs. each fined and Vehicle control violation Robert Dozier, 206 Twenty- seventh street drive SE; fined and costs. Consuming: focer in public place Paul Cannon, 1402 Third avenue SE; lined and costs. Faulty equipment Philip Tucker, Springville; fined and costs. Deanna Lineweaver, 1306 First street NW; fined and costs. Improper turn William Vcrnon, 930 Twelfth street, Marion; fined and costs. Traffic signal violation William Morey, 2420 Twenty- sixth avenue, Marion; Scott Fi- (Continued from Page 1.) mayor and a Republican, o In the 13th district, now repre- sented in the senate by Sen. Tom Riley, Cedar Rapids Re- publican, Democrat James Red- nond, assistant city attorney was the winner. He defeated former State p. Ivor Stanley, Cedar Rapids Republican, to Red- mond got votes from Linn county precincts and from Johnson county precincts. Of Stanley's vote, came from Linn county and 947 from John- field, Gary 2125 Haven court SW; Stephen, 527 Second street SW; Gregory O'Brien, 4420 Bowling street SW; each lined and costs. Cornelius Hutter, 1807 Fourteenth avenue SE; Jenice Butz, Walker; each fined and costs. Striking; unattended vehicle Herman Boecling, 1738 Eleventh street NW; fined and costs. Beverly Chick, 529 McKinlcy street SE; fined and costs Streets for storage Mi- chael Gardner, 3214 Soullcr avenue SE; fined and costs. One-way-street violation Claude Nelson, 1607 Twenty- fourth street NW; fined and costs. Kraig Wash- ington avenue SE; fined and costs. James Kurncs, 318 Eighth street SE; fined and costs. Resisting an officer James Kurncs, 318 Eighth street SE: fined and costs. Meter violation Quality Floor Covering, 406 Twenty- first street ME; fined and costs. Lcona Thompson, 2375 Thompson street SE; fined and costs. Driver's license violation Steven Strait, route three Marion; fined and costs Frcderkk Coppess 2357 Blakc- ly boulevard SE; fined and costs. Frank Gorup, 1004 Seventeenth street NE; fined and costs. Iowa Deaths Monttccllo Mrs. Willard Yeoman, 60. Saturday at at the First Presbyterian church. Visitation at Goeltsch's after 7 Thursday. Keola Mrs. Richard (Stel- la) Hagist, 64. Friday at at Powell's where friends may call after noon Thursday. Williamslmrff Edwin R. Dill, 05. Thursday at 2 al Jones'. Vinton Harry Al Harmon, 84. Saturday at at Camp- bell's. West Union Mary Myers, 90. Friday at at Holy Name Catholic church. Burial: St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma Rosary on Thursday and parish rosary Friday at 8 at Burnham and Wood's. New Vienna Herbert F Meschcr, 64, formerly of New Vienna, Kramer's, Dycrsville. Funeral Leave Policy Expanded Cedar Rapids city employes can now receive leave to attenc funerals of aunts and uncles. The leave, previously limilcc to more immediate family members, was expanded by a 1 vote at Wednesday's city council meeting. Dissenting was Commissionei Richard Phillips, who said the policy had to be curbed at. some point. Promote Enthusiasm TOKYO (AP) The govern- ment plans a campaign of lec- tures and advertisements to pro- mote public enthusiasm foi President Ford's visit to Japan Nov. 18-22, Kyodo news service said. Let our Flowers express your respect and love FLORIST and GIFT SHOP 364-8139 phone answered 24 hours every day. DEATHS William Maurer William Maurer, 75, of 1057 F avenue NW, died Wednesday 'ollowing a long illness. Born in Jix.crne June 27, 1899, he had ived in Cedar Kapids since childhood. He was married to Edna Zachary, Dec. 12, '1923, in Cedar Rapids, and 'had been employed at Turner Co. until his retirement in 1968. Mr. Maurer was a member of Trinity Lu- theran church of Cedar Rapids. Surviving in addition to his wife are a daughter, Dorothy Schoonover, and a son, Donald Maurer, both of Cedar Rapids; .wo sisters, Mrs. Harold Miller, Mrs. Russ Graham, and a wolhsr, Walter, all of Cedar Rapids, and two grandchildren Services: Trinity Lutheran church at p.m. Saturday by ;he Rev. Richard L. Thompson. Burial: Cedar Memorial ceme- .ery. Friends may call at Turner chapel west until 9 p.m. Friday, and at the church from 10 a.m. until p.m. Satur- day. The casket will not opened after the service. be Man Faces Five Counts Memorial Services Bramow, Elmo R. Thurs- day at 1 at Chapel of Memories by the Rev. Richard L. Thomp- son of Trinity Lutheran church. Burial: Cedar Memorial ceme- tery. Cedar Memorial in charge of arrangements. Hcefner, Fae 3 p.m. Thursday at Greens Grove Community church at rural Toddville by the Rev. Maurice Jamble and the Rev. William Lane. Burial: Cedar Memorial cemetery. Friends may call at ,he Cedar Memorial funeral home after noon Wednesday and at the church after 10 a.m. Thursday. Patchett Successful State Rep. John Patchett, North Liberty Democrat, was successful in his bid for re-elec- tion to a second term in the 25th district, embracing both Johii- iOn and Linn county precincts. Patchett defeated Morris Dob- oin, Cedar Rapids Republican, to Of Patchett's votes were cast in Linn county, in Johnson. Of Dobbin's, were from Linn, 708 from Johnson. In the 27th district, on Cedar Rapids west side and including some Benlon county territory, State Rep. James Wells, Cedar Rapids Democrat, won fourth term over Dorcas VanAlst, Cedar Rapids Republican, G.66C to Linn counlians cast of Wells' votes, Benton countians 77. Of Mrs. VanAlst's votes, came from Linn county, 17 from Benton. He-elect Horn In the 28th district, also on the west side, State Rep. Wally Horn, Cedar Rapids Democrat, was re-elected to a second term over Republican John Arthur Yales. Cedar Rapids. 5.052 lo In the 29th, in Marion and parts of the county, State Rep. B. Joseph Rinas, Marion Demo- crat, won a second term over Jay Kacena, Marion Republi- can, to In the 30th district, which in- cludes much of northern Linn county, State Rep. James Jor- dan, Marion Democrat, was re- elected to a second term over Monty Bertelli, Marion Republi- can, to The senate seat in the 14th district, on the west side of Cedar Rapids, wasn't up for re- election this year. It is held by Sen. Cloyd Robin- son, Cedar Rapids Democrat, whose term lias two years to Needle in Candy Reported to Police Police investigated a report Tuesday of a needle in a candy 'bar received by a child while trick-or-treating. David A. Mulhollancl, 3742 G avenue NE, told police lie found the needle in the wrapped candy bar received by his child. Police found a hole in the wrappei where the needle was inserted. Mulholland said he tiok the child to about 40 liouecs in his- neighborhood, but the child could not remember who gave away the candy bar. Need a compact, economy The best buys are fea- tured in the classified ads! Fore! Cify Plans Tee-Up Ticket Hikes Inflation has apparently caught up with Cedar Rapids duffers. If an ordinance placed on file this week is passed, it's going to cost more lo p-lay golf next year. Not all rates are hiked by the ordinance. Season tickets for se- nior citizens and city employe: will remain at The season ticket for adults would be raised to under the ordinance, the junior season ticket would go from to the green fees at Ellis, Twin Pines and Squaw Creek would go from to and the fees at Jones park would go from to The ordinance also sets junior fees at at Ellis, Twin Pines and Squaw Creek and at Jones. James Stick, 21, no address, was charged Wednesday with five counts of armed robbery after police arrested him leav- ing the second of two businesses in the 3300 block of First avenue E that were robbed- minutes apart. When arrested in front of the 7-Elcven food store, 3315 First avenue SE, shortly after 2 a.m. Wednesday, Stick was 'carrying nearly and a .32 caliber re- volver. Stick was also charged with robberies at the Dairy Maid store, 2026 Sixth street SW, on Monday where an undetermined amount of money was taken; the Clark service. station, 2020 Sixth SW, on Saturday where was taken from an atten- danti and a robbery of three residents of a house at 350 Edge- wood road NW on Oct. 17 where stereo equipment valued at and cash were taken. Police are still searching for a [second suspect who took part in the robbery of the three men. Police were called to the Clark service station across the street from the food store by C'ollin R. Howrey, 712 Thirty- second street NE, who reported a man approached him in front of the station, pulled a nickel plated revolver, ordered him in- side and took about and three cartons of cigarets. Saw Suspect After Howrey called police, he saw the suspect leaving the food store and alerted officers who arrested Stick. Further checking revealed the food store had been robbed ol A clerk, Kathye Tucker, 400 G avenue NW, lold police a man Magistrate Hears Three Drug Cases Three persons appeared in magistrate's court on charges of :osscssion of a controlled sub- stance. Michael Richman, 1047 Re- gent street NE, pled guilty Mon- day and was given a 30-day sus- pended jail sentence. He was USDA: Cost of Food Passing Stamp Increase WASHINGTON (AP) Spi- raling grocery costs are rapidly bypassing higher food stamp al- lowances the government "plans to put into effect Jan. 1 to help low-income families, new fig- ures by the agriculture depart- ment indicated Monday. The monthly cost of a so- called economy diet for a fami- ly of four was in Sep- tember. That was up one -per- cent from August when the economy plan, used to compute food stamp allowances, was for a family of four. Under federal law, USDA must revise food stamp alloca- tions twice annually to reflect changes in living costs. The Au- gust economy plan will be used as a basis for setting food stamp allowances beginning Jan. 1. When the August rate of was disclosed last month, the department indicat- ed the Jan. 1 food stamp rate probably would be rounded off at per monUi. Currently, the four-member family gels worth of food stamps. But as the September figures showed Monday, the economy plan already is more expensive than the USDA may allow families next January. GAZETTE TELEPHONE NUMBERS For Nawj, Daokkuping, Generol Infor- mation ond Offidt No) Litlid lilaw Coll ............................398-8111 Cnuilolion-SulmriplionDipl.......398-8133 Mon. thru Sal. 6 a.m. lo 7 p.m. Sundays Unlill2 Noon Holidays 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mon. thru Tli. 8a.m. loS p.m. Saturday until U Noon iiplay Advtrliting................398-6722 Bnm.toipm. HoiionOllic. ....................398-8430 Since 1909 flowers for all occasions JOHN E. LAPES Convenient downtown location ,108 3rd Avc. SK S65-fl51] Magistrate Court charged possession of marijuana on. July 30. Dwight Johnstons, no address, was bound over to the grand iury Tuesday following a pre- iminary hearing. He is charged with possession of marijuana on Oct. 19. Phillip Rasmussen, 1115 Sixth street NW, pled guilty Monday and sentencing was deferred for one year. He was charged with possession of marijuana on Aug. Five-Day Sentence Ordered for Assault Two persons appeared in magistrate's court on charges of assault and battery. Steve Jones, 124 Janice drive NW, was given a five-day jail sentence with four days sus- pended. He was charged with assaulting Gary Skala on Aug. 18. Harley Kephart, 4217 Ml. Ver- non road SE, pled guilty Tues- day and was given a two-day jail sentence. He was charged with assaulting Carl Leitner on Oct. 1. Ihc Ci'tlur Gazelle: Wed., November (i, Linn Voting An Apparent Linn county, voters turned Erskine school, registering in apparent record numbers highest, G7.G percent. a non-Presidential lowest turnout was at Tuesday as Kapids city hall, 28th flocked to the with a 3G.4 percent The county's computer lated the turnout as 55.5 previous high for a non- of persons registered election was in vote. However, Merle when the governor's race said Tuesday latest the largest number ol figures set the total at which would make it a 55.3 record for a Presidentia cent year was set two years lingered in the store until sever- al customers left and then came o the counter with a carton ol nilk. The man pulled a gun and or- dered Mrs. Tucker to put the money in a paper sack and lie on the floor. When Stick was arrested he told police his name was John G. Rykcr. Police said they dis- covered later Stick had given a false name. Earlier police investigated an- other armed robbery at a Firsl avenue business where three men got away with Two masked men entered the Pizza Hut, 161fi First avenue NE, shortly before 1 a.m. Wednesday, announced a holdup and ordered the customers to get on the floor. One of the men grabbed a waitress, Cindy Hepker, 353 Pleasant drive SE, by the hair and demanded she give him noncy from the cash register. The man gave her a brown japer sack into which to put he money. Kicked Manager The suspects took a wallet from the manager, John Dority, 2921 Sixth street SW, who was on the floor in a back room. They kicked Dority on their way out after discarding his wallet Because it was empty. A customer followed the men for two or three blocks to a waiting car driven by a third man, police said. The robbers were armed with a sawed-off shotgun and a re- I'olver, police said. The two suspects who entered .he store were black and both wore slocking caps, green fa- ligue jacke'ls and blue pants. One of tlie men was described as 5 feet 8 inches tall, 150 pounds and clean shaven. ..The second suspect was de- scribed as 6 feet 2 inches tall, 175 pounds with a short haircut. The witness did net get close enough to the car to provide a description. Drunk Driving Cases Aired by Magistrate Three persons appeared1 in magistrate's court Tuesday on charges of drunk driving. The charge against Marvin Driscoll, 94 Outlook drive SW, was dismissed. He was arrestcc March 16. Arlie Weaver, 1514 First ave- nue SE, waived a preliminary icaring and was bound over to he grand jury. He was arrestet Oct. 24. LeRoy Hillcshiem, 314 F ave nue NW, was bound over follow ing a preliminary hearing. Hi was arrested Oct. 19. Man Found Guilty Of Trespass Charge Dan Abrain, no address, vas found guilty Monday in magistrate's court on a charge if criminal trespass and was ined and costs. He was charged with trespass- ng at Kennedy high school Sept. 17. Alpine Deaths MEXICO CITY (AP) Six men were killed as they were climbing the west face of I'oot an extinct volcano 35 miles southeast of Mexico City, the Alpine Rescue Brigade reports. Light Up Someone's day with Flowers 1SOO Ellis Blvd. NW FLOWERPHONE 366- 1 826 What Is in a (Candidate) Name? !y Associated Press Here ars some of the people who ran for governor, senator ind congressman in Tuesday's (lections: Coon, Fox, Salmon, Mink Volff. Hunt and Fish. Creel. Weaver, Miller, Taylor, Cook, Baker, Butler, Shephard. Jock. Duke, King, Noble. Sargent. Preycr and Church. Bell and Home. Franks end Burger. Pickle. Ginn and Schiltz. Staggers. Haven, Paradis, Angell. Bliss. -Young, Small, Long, Short, Resisting Charge Dismissed by Court A charge of resisting execu :ion of process against Davic Edgerly, Central City, was dis iiissed Friday in magistrate's court. He was charged with resisting a Linn county deputy sheriff or Sept. 28. Rate Is Changed for Dumping Septic Tank For the second time in Jess han a month, rates for dump- ng septic tanks at the Cedar lapids waste water treatmen ilants have been changed. It, didn't cost anything unti ast month, when the city coun- cil instigated a fee of 50 cents per licensed ton of the vehicle doing Che dumping. That brought complaints from laulers with large trucks who said they seldom dumped more ihan one tank at a time, ye! were charged more than opera tors of smaller trucks. Wednesday, the council changed the fee to ?5 per load regardless of the size of the truck. Mayor Don Canney and Parks lonimissioner Stan Rcinis vote( against the change, because they felt the fee should be base; on size of the truck. There is something new hap pening everyday in the clas sified ads see for yourself! Flowers Always Show You Care from 4 Seasons 3028 Ml. Virnon Rd. 363-5185 A cheek of county records back to 1950 showed that the turnout is the highest during that period lor a non- Presidential year, with the totals in the earliest years of the period running about Sixteen precincts in the ounty were listed as having urnouts of more than 60 per- ent, with the Fourth precinct, ago when the governor's race again attracted most-votes, Iowa Turnout Also Apparent New Record DBS MOINES (AP) Iowa bucked the national trend of low voter turnout Tuesday, but the stale's assistant election com- missioner didn't know why. "I really don't know what caused said Herman Sch- weiker. "It was more than any- body had ever projected." Unofficial returns showed lowans went to the polls about 47.4 percent of the tale's 1.95 million eligible oters. Secretary of State Melvin ynhorst, who also serves as lection commissioner, had es- mated people would ote in Iowa. The turnout was the largest or a non-Presidential year elec- on in Iowa history, although chweiker said it might not be a ercentage record turnout for uch an election. The vote was about igher than the 1972 turnout, 'he previous record for a non- 'residential year was in 966. Iowa's vote in 1972 a Presi- dential year was Tubby. Keen, Sharp and Petty. Chisler. Ford, Dodge and Carr. Pike, Layiie, Rhodes. Clay, Cotton, Stcelc, Wood Gravel, Glass. Green, Brown. Black. Cleveland, Houston, Rich mond, Ogden. Parris. Justice and Freedom. English and French. Kindness and Devine. Flowers, Moss, Glenn, Bush, Hill. Fountain and Flood. Hart and Soles. Nix. Nuveen Offer Is Accepted A proposal by John Nuveen and Co. of Chicago to find a fi- nancing method for a communi- ty center in Cedar Rapids was officially accepted by the city council Wednesday. The acceptance is subject to approval by the city attorney and agrees to pay the invest- ment banking firm a fee only if jthe firm's financing method is successful. Rites Are Friday For Mrs. Boquisf Henrietta Boquist, 82, of 1545 Twenty-fourth street, Marion, and wife of Don Boquist, died Tuesday evening at a Cedar Rapids hospital following a short illness. Born near Wyoming June 15, .892, she had been a. Cedar Rapids resident since 1937 unti] naking her home in Marion in .964. She was married in Wyom- ng Nov. 29, 1929. Mrs. Boquist was a member of St. Paul's Lu- .heran church of Marion and the Soyal Neighbors. Surviving in addition to her lusband, are three sons, Glen ?elker, Commerce City, Colo.; ilair Felker, Savanna, 111., and Charles Boquist, Marion; eight grandchildren, 11 great- grandchildren, and a brother, Bill Behnke, Manchester. Services: Friday at at St. Paul's Lutheran church Marion by the Rev. John D. Hubcr, jr. Burial: Wyoming cemetery. Friends may call al Turner east until 9 p.m. Thurs- day and at the church from K a.m. until p.m. Friday. The casket will not be opened after the service. Crossing Rule Given First Council Vote The Cedar Rapids city council Wednesday took the first step oward banning train traffic downtown during the evening rush hour, still hoping coopera: ,ion could avert legislation and litigation. The council gave first reading to an ordinance making it a misdemeanor to block rail crossings downtown or activate warning signals between p.m. and p.m. Two more readings, and of- ficial publication, are required before the ordinance becomes law, however, and an attorney representing railroads said he hopes the train-auto conflicts can be resolved without the or- dinance by discussions with city and railroad officials. ttcdvr UttpicU by The Co. and published dally and Sunday at 500 Third aue. SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52406. Second class postage Bald at Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Subscription rates by carrier 95 cents o. wecK. Bv mall: hlgnt Edition and Sunday 6' Issues 13.75 a month, 539.00 a year: Af- ternoon Editions and Sunday 7 Issues S3.85 a month, S40.00 a year. Other states and U.S. territories a year. No Mail Subscriptions accepted in areas having Gazelle carrier service. Associated Press Is entitled exclusively to the use for republlcatlan ol all Ihc local news printed in this news- paper as well as all AP news dispatches. BROSH CHAPEL Cedar Rapids In 1'llhlif Inquire About Our Pre-arranged Services Solon Serving all faiths since 1888. John B, Turner Son Turner's East, 800 Second Ave. SE Turner's First Ave. West GAZETTE WANT AD SELLS WORTH OF FURNITURE! SERTA solobcd davenport, orcv. 5100. Duncan Phvte table. S25.162-miB.____________ '.'Sold everything the first reported the vertiser. If you. need furniture, you should be shopping classification 94 in the want ads. TO ORDER A WANT AD DIAL 398-8234
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