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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - November 12, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Weather— Partly cloudy tonight and Wednesday. Lows tonight mid 20s. Highs Wednesday, upper .'{Os. VOLUME 92 - NUMBER 307 BJ CITY FINAL 15 CENTS CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA. TUESDAY. NOVEMBER 12, 1974 ASSOCIATED PRESS, UPI, NEW YORK TIMES WON’T END CUBAN SANCTIONS Ford Drops Tight Security Ring Nomination Of Gibson Palestinians at U.N. NEW YORK (AP) — The New    M o n d a y night: “We have York police maintained an ex-    j trained men who will make sure Itraordinary security screen    that Arafat and his lieutenants around the Waldorf Astoria    do not leave New York alive.” hotel and U. N. headquarters Asked to explain his remark. WASHINGTON (AP) — Pres- ^ ovvai K the arrival of the van- the spokesman said. “We are iHpnt FnrH    TWH™ . S uard of guerilla chieftain Yasir rea dy to assassinate Arafat. }    Arafat s Palestinian delegation.    This has been carefully planned, abandon Andrew Gibson as his Arafat, the head of the Pales- Nobody’s going to get hurt exchoice to be federal energy ad- tine Liberation Organization, | cept Mr. Arafat, unless some-ministrator but promised to ap- was expected to arrive Tuesday body gets too close to him.” point him “to another responsi- and to si* 3 ^ Wednesday at the As he spoke there was a .38- ble position in government” if start jf, th ? U ' ^ funeral As- caliber revolver on the table in , .    .    .    .    isemblys Palestine debate, i f ron t 0 f him h BI checks raise no obstacles. Meanwhile, 16 members of his In a letter to Gibson, who delegation arrived Monday and Police Investigating asked that his appointment be IO more were reported traveling Police said Tuesday that they withdrawn    because    of    con-    with Arafat.    were investigating the threat troversy over    his    $880,000    sever-    Because of New York’s large    against Arafat made by the JDL ance agreement with Philadel- Jewish population and Jewish spokesman, phia’s Interstate Oil Transport anger over the murder of Israeli And a different league spokes-Co., Ford said he intends to an- citizens by Palestinian terror- man said his group was not it-nounce a new nominee for the ists, the police said they were self planning the assassination Federal Energy Administration providing the Palestinians with of Arafat but had been contact-post “very soon.”    the tightest security web in the ed by a “group of Jewish mili- In a rather bizarre develop- city’s history.    tants’ that was, “and we as- ment, Press Secretary Ron Nes-sen said White House staff chief Donald Rumsfeld “has volunteered to take the blame” for Gibson’s selection, even though N e s s e n contended Rumsfeld knew nothing at the time about Gibson’s 10-year agreement with the Philadelphia firm. Pay $880,000 Large Escorts sured them we were in agree ment with them and that they There were heavy police cor- could depend upon our complete dons around the hotel and U. N. support.” headquarters, police lines be- Asked if the JDL was not dis-tween the two points, and large;associating itself with the uniformed escorts to accompa- statement made Monday night, ny the Palestinians back and the spokesman said, “Yes, we forth. Police sharpshooters were are disassociating ourselves positioned on rooftops near the from responsibility but we sup-hotel and the U. N. building, port any action of this kind The problem is that Gibson    Coast guard cutters    and    police    against    killers    of    men,    women has a separation contract with    launches    patrolled    the    East    and    children    - unequivocally.” Interstate Oil Transport, Inc., a river alongside the U. N. head- He said he could not rule out subsidiary of Cities Sendee, to    quarters. Police helicopters hov- that some JDL    member    might pay him $880,000 over a 10-year I    ered overhead.    be part    of the    militant    group period    But a spokesman    for    the ul- seeking to carry    out an assassi- Gibson has acknowledged     the !^-militant    Jewish    Defense]nation ‘‘but the    organization it- payments, but officials said    he ljea 8 ue toId    a ncws    conference | self will not be    responsible for hoped to clear himself by show-;    such an action. ing that he could fairly operate    Cj va# Taetd the FEA despite his ties. He was    I 11 OI h uu IC    U I at the White House Monday as    ■    mmtm ■     B he had been all weekend, saying    |0W3    WI llICTf his reputation was at stake and he wanted a chance to clear his name. Deputy Press Secretary John Hushen said Friday that someone at the White House knew of Gibson's agreement with the oil company, but did not inform the President before Ford nominated him to succeed John Sawmill at the FEA. AP Wirephoto GOT A PROBLEM, FELLOWS? — U.S. Delegates William Rogers, left, and Robert Ingersoll appear perplexed as they confer in Quito, Ecuador, prior to a session of the Organization of American States conference. New Nixon Papers Deal Assailed Snow Flurries Several hundred pro-Israeli demonstrators mobbed the entrance to the Waldorf Towers as ^rri ed S \h^° U Mond^^Twemy S WASHINGTON (AP) — A new ministration and special prose- Judge John Sirica immediate-' “It was clear it was to be for Hvp V others invaded the main I agreement giving the special culor, Henry Ruth.    ly    called    a 10-minute recess. .support for the families of these live Gluers invaded me maim »    ^     1    It    is    intended    to    supersede    a    .. Fjne Man”    defendants    and    for their attorning could be worked out QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -Hemispheric foreign ministers Tuesday defeated an effort to lift the Organization of American States economic and political sanctions against Cuba. The vote was 12 in favor, three against and six abstaining. Sponsors of the measure had conceded they were two votes short of the two-thirds majority needed to end the decade-old quarantine against Fidel Castro’s Communist regime. The proposal was sponsored by Venezuela, Costa Rica and Colombia. Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay came to Quito committed to opposing repeal of the embargo. Nicaragua, Brazil and the U. S. announcer! early in the meeting that they would abstain. “Still Meddling” Cuba's supporters kept saying they were sure of victory until Monday; then Haiti and Guatemala announced they would also abstain because they felt Castro was still meddling in the domestic affairs of his neighbors. When the vote came, Bolivia abstained too. Brazil, Chile and Uruguay proposed a recess “until such a time as the situation ripened a bp. more.” Diplomatic sources said they suggested another meeting in three months, i The repeal proposal’s three sponsors asked the abstaining nations to try to draft a resolution satisfactory to themselves which would still enable the sanctions to be lifted. But noth- lobby of the hotel, carrying a Watergate prosecutor ready written understanding en large Israeli flag and chanting, access to tapes and documents rirtlin p P/ j a .u. in v 0rH n    emotional    moment    began “The Waldorf is housing mur-Lf tbe Nj xon administration is Nixon That nan nrnviH^H that i vhtn    tr ? al .    P rase p utar derers and were evicted terrorists.” They Nixon. That pact provided that , N , k d Kalmbach . „ , .    ,    ,    _    , “totally imrlonuate ” sav^ Sen the materials were to he for-    ,    ’I    Kalmbach    told    of    receiving    an totally inadequate, sa>s hen. tne materials were to he tor who js servjng a pnson term for .    „     f    then-White ,. iir „ , v    Gaylord    Nelson (D-Wis.).    " ard «i    to    the    former     Ws    par(    jn    (he    Watergate    scan-    3?    I    John    Tan y    Nelson,    author    of    senate-     resident ,n California.    jf    his    wife    knew    what    he N. headquarters Mon- passed legislation that would re- Nixon Lawyer Objects President Included? W’e knew orally that he had At U day, 31 members of Betar, a tain government custody of the The original understanding Jewish group, handcuffed them- materials, said Monday night also would have forced the pros- dal, if his wife knew what was gathering money for. He replied, “No, at no time.” “In fairness to Mr. Jones, he _______ The    emotional    moment    began Iowa residents got their first taste of winter late Monday and early Tuesday. Scattered light snow and flurries were reported in Northeast Iowa during the night and the National Weather Service said more of the brief snows could be expected Tuesday. Accumulations, however, a separation contract,” said Hu- lwere not cx f*cted to be signify,lice arrested them and charged can people, shen. Du! “we” include th    _     __    -------- iden^    treme    west and southwest por- closed to the public, and only would not negate Nixon’s prop- Herbert Miller, urged in papers man.’ “No,” said Hushen. Did aides lions of Iowa, but temperatures persons with permanent passes erty claim, nor make the mate- filed Monday that the original N ea l then asked in a soft know? “Yes,” was the reply. across the state were chilly, were admitted. Officials said rials immediately available to agreement be upheld in its en- voice. “You felt you betrayed nr.j    j_.. ..j    .I._    Itirety.    j He criticized the new pact as Kalmbach neys, he said. Call from Dean June 28, 1972, asking him to fly immediately from his home in Newport Beach. Calif., to Washington to take on “a very impor- selves to the main gate and the agreement doesn't provide ccutor to resort to court action d ‘ d n ’ t know either?” Neal j taut assignment'’ burned an effigy of Arafat Po- adequate access to the Ameri-i a ny time he wanted to examine a skcd. a tape or document, if Nixon leant.    them    with    disorderly conduct, j “This is very limited,” Nelson was not cooperative.     sa ‘ d “I’m glad you asked that p res . Skies were clear in the ex-j The U. N. headquarters were said of the agreement, which Nixon s Washington attorney, question. Mr. Jones is a fine all across the state were chilly.[were admitted. Officials Was it* tme that the r aides Earl .v morning readings general-that on Wednesday, when the anyone but the prosecutor. did not tell the President before ^ « erc in the 30s at a " report- Palestine debate begins, every-    Prosecutor the nomination was announced? I in S points.    one    would    be    subject    to    body'    ■* “That seems like a conclusion The inflow of Canadian air]searches in the area of that could be drawn” Hushen I was exited to continue Tues-eral Assembly except (“depriving Mr. Nixon of any op- Yes.’ day and Wednesday, with the 'in 1972 the Federal Maritimei hi 8 h Tuesday expected in the Administration granted a $90 6| u PP cr 30s northeast to the upper million subsidy to a tanker- southwest, building venture which benefit-    *    *    * ted Interstate Oil. Gibson was 'n tedar lla P' ds Tuesday, maritime administrator at the “r'X risers were greeted with time and the subsidy was signed brief snow Gurries which later idem ford s bv his deputy. Robert Black- tllr ned to drizzle and intermit- said Tuesday well Six months later Gibson lcnl Hurries, became president of Interstate. The low overnight tempera-While he held that job, Inter- ture was reported at 30 degrees, state applied for a new $107 6 Tht ' forecast called for colder million subsidy from Blackwell, weather Tuesday and Wednes- the Gen- The proposed agreement sub-     whalsot , vcr    to    protect    Pal*     a " d    obviously    tired    ofter!" 1    it    g    imTOrtant delegates "tilted Monday o Distnc , he presidentia i privilege ol fife months in prison for a Wa- .„    ,    , (Continued: Page 3, Col. 4.) tergate-related crime, Kalm- support. Recession Indicated, Ford Spokesman Says presidential privilege confidentiality als to Nixon until the prosecutor Richey ’ who already has    tmch testified that    ”    J, als to Nixon until the prosecutor barred shipment of the mater j a i    to “absolute secrecy” about    the is satisfied they are not needed p^ng the resolution of civil    payments to the burglars    and in hic Int/xxcf irrnf inn    *    °           ___1    ____ Judge Charles Richey would prohibit delivery of the materi The OAS called on its members to break diplomatic and trade relations with Cuba in 1964 after finding Castro guilty of fomenting revolution in Venezuela. But the sanctions failed to bring down his regime. U. S. Criticized More and more nations in the hemisphere have been moving ........    ...     h . . h . He said he arrived in Wash-1‘ oward "O'™' relations with Absolutely not, Kalmbach    moraine    and     llavana ' and Venezuela and its .la    ..va    .....    —    .-SVL in l-afajette part f'"- contend that Castro is no across from the White House lon 8 er tr T ln S to e *P° rt revolu -He remembered Dean’s conver-r 1 ^, .. .    .    .    ... sation this way:    United    States insisted on "He put his foot up on a    » ' he conference stde- ,    , „ bench and said Herb, as for llnes [b' 5 dl ™ crltlclsm f, ; ,aa tearfully.^ Wal ate defendants, 30 ™, I-atm Americans, tnclud- we'vc got to help these fellows Costa Rica Foreign Minister we provide (j0nza,0 . Faci ° them attorney fees and family 1    ^ at ;     w ^* n Ihe U. S. Ifs the humanitarian ‘ s interested in a formula, although its interest is not shared He said Dean described it as    "“Jonly. tbey work with "one-shot operation" that I al1 ,h( “ s PfCtfic weight of a great replied in ‘H S 2ftal!r.h. i.e.,p nf aada Mote him. must approve “-scd alines anti covert maneu-    rlfsing    $50,000    To    |P° u wt ' r -    However,    in    this    case I don t think the issue of (hc ^ pact    vers    to fulfill his mission. But        *    *“    - WASHINGTON (UPI) — Pres- what happens to the tapes e ff eC (j ve chief spokesman should be determined by a that November trial,” Nelson said. “The impor-i    Extension    Asked economic statistics indicate the tant point of the tapes is the Meanwhile, Nelson and four nation is moving into a reces-whole history of Watergate.” I other members of congress filed sion.    The agreement was signed a brief Monday in U. S. district Press Secretary Ron Nessen over the weekend by White court urging that a temporary he stopped short of describing the payoffs as “hutdi money.” Coal Strike Begins ___said he was basing his state-House counsel Philip Buchen.    order barring    shipment of the who had moved up    to maritime    ^ a Y ti* possibility of snow    ment on economic indicators he    the chiefs of the secret service    items be    continued until administrator    Thursday night and Friday.    has seen “as of now.”    and the General Services Ad-    congress Gibson left Interstate last $100,000 and stressed that it was| wherc thcre , is an iniliative b - v a majority of Latin American (Continued: Page IO, Col. 7) countries, they have taken an attitude of indifference that is so negative it is incomprehensible.” A lf. S. spokesman comment-ied. “Ifs time the Latin Amer- May with a guarantee of $1 million for his services of only 14 months, and Interstate got its second subsidy last July. FBI Probe See Global Water Lack senate-passed measure on Nov. \j ine workers ROME (AP) — Experts at the already-depleted water supplies, disputes over water could lead 19. World Food Conference warn especially in areas where it is to international conflicts and That bill would allow* Nixon (Photos on Picture Puge) Gibson’s series of connections that the next global crisis will needed most.    jsaid a world water conference access to the materials while with the goverment and Inter- be a water shortage, and it may    jj mcs as \i uc h    should be held within five years, keeping thorn in government ‘‘The gut problems coal state reportedly led Sen. Jack already have begun.    .    .     iL    ,    ,    ,    .    ,    Soviet    Protect    custody.    miners    and    their    families    face son (I>Wash.) to write Ford requesting the results of a rou- (Continucd: Page 3. Col. 3.) WASHINGTON (AP) J- The    After negotiators reach    a set-    ‘cans    take their    own    positions nationwide coal strike, another    dement. UMW members    must    without being led    by the hand ” congress    has completed action    blow to    a battered economy,    ratify the proposed contract, a on legislation.    (began Tuesday with union and    process the union says will Rep John    Rf edemas    (D-lnd. >     niana g cment representatives    10da>s said his    house    administration    continuing their efforts to agree    However, sources on    both    To    Bar Finch subcommittee will take up ti*    on a new    contract for the United    sides indicated they were    still ««     ..... f ar apar t on a number of    key JEFF ERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) ,ak< ' Refuses Appeal issues, including wages and , * * le Missouri supreme court various other benefits.    ” dused    t0 hear , an a Ppe<*l Tues- ■ j ... day on the controversial licens-A union source said another .    ^ hangup involves the union s ju-    „     n    .     t ,. u , . .. S Z     ,     I    J,„_    slayer    »■ Bernard Finch, who is Todays Index Comics ........ ••    I® Crossword ............... I® Dally Record  .............. 3 Deaths ..................... ® Editorial Features........ Farm .......... Financial ..................17 Marion .......  7 Movies .............  I* Society ....... .......... Sports .................. 13-15 State .....................I*® Television ..................I® Want Ads........... 20-23 asking organizations and the more affluent countries to provide $2 as much as people in Bengal billion to $4 billion a year over the next decade to find new sources of water and improve conservation of that already available. “The water potential is by no means unlimited,” says Lester Brown, a U. S. economist and adviser to the conference. “In the near future the lack of fresh security residents of Florida use 40 times Union goes ahead with a project volved,” Nelson said to alter the course of some    *    *    * The U. N. Food and Agricul- rivers that flow’ into the Arctic. representatives broke up Monday night. Talks resumed Tuesday. In the Watergate coverup The strike expected to last at ture Organization figures globalize expert said this could Fro-:trial Nixon’s former personal}j east two to’three weeks could demand for fresh water will duce changes in the climate.    lawyer, Herbert Kalmbach, | idle tens of thousands ’in the increase 240 percent by the end; Meanwhile, oil-exporting broke down in tears on the;railroad, steel and other basic of this decade.    countries proposed setting up a    witness stand Tuesday as he industries. “Hie irrigation potential of fund to develop food production    recalled betraying a friend to most of the world’s major rivers in needy countries. Conference    get money to pay off the Water !    °* ” cek — the Nile. Yellow, Indus, sources said the countries set no    (gate burglars.    I The coal industry’s chief    ne- Ganges and Colorado — has figure for the proposed invest- In the most dramatic moment I gotiator, Guy Farmer,    ex- largely been realized,” Brown ment fund and made their par-    of the seven-week-old trial, I pressed disappointment but said water    rather    than    of    land    may    said.    ticipation in the plan contingent    Kalmbach struggled unsuccess some progress was made    to- be the    principal    constraint on    ef-1 He said that, rather than in on participation of the industri-    fully to contain his emotions as'ward a new contract, forts to expand    world food out-creasing food production, which alized countries.    he    told about calling Thomas! “Every day of progress brings put.”    would step up consumption of However, conference    officials j Jones, .Some experts    believe the con-    water, countries that have considered the proposal    a    major feronce goal of    increased world    plenty of food should eat less. |    _______ food production would decrease! Brown expressed belief that! (Continued: Page IO, Col. 4) [early August, 1972.    |week.” jurisdiction is “the soul” of the union. heart and vv *Pt the a W* al Board of Healing Arts, which had sought a reversal of a state I/Css Optimistic    appellate    decision ordering the Miller was not as optimistie lboard to license Finch. He was •is Farmer. He summarized the convicted of killing his wife in nine weeks of negotiations:    California    15 years ago. "We talked and the industry w « W >H abl< *‘ by tho *teci-. listened. But apparently they s>on." healing board director ; did not hear. So now coal (John Hailey said, miners have been forced to resort to the only language the USaBBBTaJ lie lorn aooui caning 1 nomad r-veiy uay 01 piugiou urings* d ustry knows public iJones, board chairman of the it closer to an agreement,” he for intervention bv ti Northrop Corp., to get $50,000 in said. “I believe definitely we m e n L w m mount ■cash for a “special need” in can have it by the end of the coal industry seems to under-j stand — a strike. “As the strike goes on, industry knows, public pressure] the govern-] Striking (Continued: Page IO, Col. 8) r Today's Chuckle Wife to sleepy husband getting up to another day’s work: “Think of it this way—you’re a day closer to Social Security.”    Copyright - mrn    mmm rn *