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Hutchinson News (Newspaper) - December 5, 1978, Hutchinson, Kansas Daily transcript BOYS - Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey A. Smith, 421 WMt lMfl; 12:S4 a.m., Dec. 4. Mr. and Mr*. Loran Wlens, Inman; M:tt p.m., Dec. 4. Rebecca Miller, Partridge; Dermis Hill, 1016 East 13th; Mrs. Carta Osborne, Burr-ton; Vena Sharp, 610 Molly Mall; Opal H. Thomas, 1511 North Washington; Samuel Wood, Medicine Lodge; John Morgan, Emporia; Mrs. Mary Harrold and Infant, Mil Queens Place; Sharon Pendergast, Con- Deaths August Langrahr August Langrehr, 81, Ellin wood, mother of Mrs. LaWanda Hoffman, 716 East 4th, died Monday at Ellin-wood District Hospital. Born June 25, 1897 near Ellin wood, he married Hat-tie Bryant Sept. 14, 1927 at Ellin-wood. He was a retired farmer and lifetime Ellinwood area resident. He was a member of Immanuel Church of Christ, American Legion Post #320, both of Ellinwood; World War I Barracks No. 2109, Great Bend. '. Other survivors: widow, of the home; sons: Duayne, Madison, Wia.; Harry Bryant, Ellinwood; brothers: Walter, Ellinwood; William, Yukon, Okla.; sisters: Mrs. Bertha Burhenn, Mrs. Pearl Sneddon, both of Ellin-syood; nine grandchilden; seven greatgrandchildren. .'� Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday 4t the church; the Rev. P.A. O'Kelley. Burial in Lakin-Commanche 'District Cemetery, Ellinwood. Friends may call 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. until service time Wednesday at Kimple Funeral Home, Ellinwood. Family suggests memorials to the church or the Ellinwood Hospital Auxilary. Earl Toland ' Earl Toland, 77, St. John, father of Marion H. Toland, 3308 North Elm, and Mrs. Wamoth Randall, 808 West 18th, died Sunday at St. John District Hospital. Born Aug. 26, 1901 in Stafford County, he married Mabel Mil-bap June 9, 1921 at Coldwater. He was a farmer-stockman and lifetime St. John area resident. ! He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Pratt. . Other survivors: widow, of the home; daughter: Mrs. Joyce Blake, St. John; brothers: Jess, Claude, both of St. John; IS grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren.. Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Minnis Chapel, St. John; President's: Roy Blake, Kent Evana, Glenn Ryan and Carl Mackey. Burial in Fairview Park Cemetery, St. John. Friends may call 1 until 9 p.m. Tuesday at the chapel. Mrs. Otis Carley Edna A. Carley, 85, Haya, former Hutchinson resident, died Friday at Russell Care Center. Born Edna A. Stroud April 12, 1893 at Urbana, Mo., she married Otis Carley Sept. 25, 1910. He died in 1943. She was an L.P.N, and lived here since 1936, coming from Hutchinson. Survivors: sons: Neal, Hays; Dor-van, Ashdown, Ark.; daughters: Mrs. Norene Davis, Russell; Mrs. Alice Neff, Texarkana, Texas; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Wilson Funeral Home, Haya; the Rev. William C. Miller. Burial in Mt. AUen Cemetery, Hays. Friends may call until service time at the funeral home. Mrs. Paakd L. Spivey. Mrs. Grace A. Spivey, 90, 8004-B Tulane, died Tuesday morning at the Good Samaritan Center, following a long illness. Born Grace A. Tullia Feb. 10, 1888, in Hamilton County, ahe married Paakel L. Spivey Dec. 28, 1911, at Meade. He died April 8, 1974. She moved here from Kinsley in 1949. She was a member of Park Place Christian Church. Survivors: son: Loyde, 2700 North Jefferson; one granddaughter; one great-grandson. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Elliott Chapel; the Rev. Clarence M. Doss. Burial in Fairlawn Cemetery. Friends may call 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel. The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society. Deaths elsewhere Mrs. John K. GlanviUe, 77, the former Edith Constance woods, Leoti; funeral 2 p.m. Thursday at United Methodist Church, Leoti. Mrs. Howard Krenzel, 70, the former Minnie H. King, Leoti; funeral 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church, Leoti. OrvU S. Smith, 56, Chase; graveside service 3 p.m. Thursday in Os-born Cemetery. Jerry M. Riegel, 45, Great Bend; funeral 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Central Baptist Church, Great Bend. John (Jack) Johansen, 78, Holy-rood; funeral 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Grubb-Parsons Funeral Home, Ellsworth. Norman L. (BUI) Jones, 68, Rogers, Ark., formerly of Anthony and Wichita; graveside service U a.m. Wednesday in Forest Park Cemetery, Anthony, . , Mrs, John C. Undaey, 98, the former Emma Batenan, AUka; huera) 2:30 p.m. Wednesday it United Methodist Chwrcb, Attics. Mrs. Paul Barker, 80, the former Fern Williams, Wichita; funeral 19 a.m. Wednesday at EUiott-Brownell-WileJ Fuwral Home, Harper. Over- cordla; Emma Leonids, SS Random; Mrs. Debra Plfer and Infant, RPD 4; Mrs. Kuril Buckaloo and infant, 3007 East 4th; David Shank, 1421 East 5th. Fire coll* Dec. 4 - 3:10 p.m. 413 Crescent, heated kettle on stove. 7:01 p.m. - 114 East 5th. Legal burning. Inlury accidents Dec. 4 - 7:43 a.m. G and K-61. Drivers Robert R. Reed, 124 East G, and Darrell L. Edmonds, 800 Keast. Reed and passengers In his vehicle, James M. Pitts and Richard J. Wheeler, both of 124 East G, were taken to Hutchinson Hospital by ambulance and treated for undetermined Injuries. 4:10 p.m. - B and Poplar. Drivers Karen K. Carter, 540 East A, and Delbert Bean, Sr., 315 East D. Carter suffered bump to face, not treated. Grain today J ^Stocks today^ Hutchinson Newa Tues., Dec. S, 1978 Page 17 NATIONAL WIATHIU MHVICI FQfcfCASt to 7PM 1ST 12 RESIDENTIAL - Meryl D. Colvord, 220 East Carpenter; four tires and four chrome spoke wheels. Karen K. Carter, 540 East A; 1254 cash from residence. Larry C. Henderson, 2900 Acres; coveralls, overboots, lumper cables, socket set, window scraper, wrench and eight spark plugs from parked vehicle. Edward J. Wilson, 1 Halsey; hubcap from parked vehicle. Susan R. Code, 500V4 East 7th; purse containing check book and keys from 22 East 2nd. Marries* license* William Lee Day, 21, 1015 West 1st, and Elizabeth Adele Plush, 24, 739 West 14th. John Thomas Owlngs, 43, 717 East Sherman, and Myrtle Marie Self, 40, 1107 East 5th. Roger G. Hysom, 20, Kathleen A. Waters, IS, RFD 5. Norman Eugene Delay, 22, Lewis, and Pamela Ann Leslie, 20, 1201 East 21st. District court CIVIL - David T. Williams asks to have name changed to David T. Spellman. Coming up Communicating with children will be discussed during the meeting of Parents Anonymous at 7 p.m. Thursday in Grace Episcopal Church. Babysitting and transportation will be available. McCowan trial starts Monday A scond first-degree murder trial of a man accused of killing a Leoti policeman has been scheduled to begin Monday in Reno District Court. An earlier conviction of Richard McCowan in Saline District Court, where the trial was moved from Wichita County, had been overturned by the Kansas Supreme Court because of technical problems with the charges filed against him. The second trial, moved to Hutchinson on a change of venue, was to have begun Oct. 30 but was delayed by a petition McCowan filed with the high court alleging he should be released because of a lack of a speedy trial. Free money? Not exactly! CINCINNATI (UPI) - It wasn't exactly free money, but it sounded like a pretty good deal. Money was being sold at a 20 percent discount. Newspaper advertisements said $100 bills would be sold for $80, and smaller bills also discounted 20 percent, in a promotional stunt Sunday designed to attract Christmas shoppers to the Western Hills Plaza shopping center. Although the ads did say only one bill per customer, they did not say that the $10,000 sale would include only 20 of the obviously highly sought-after $100 bills. Many of the 700 people - some of whom had waited in line three hours in the rain - were angered when they found out that more than half of the 1,310 bills in the sale were only $1 and $2 bills. Amid the boos and obscenities, one woman threw a cup of coffee at a woman selling bills after the $100 bills were gone and security guards said a man "started raising a lot of heck." Plaza promotion director Jack Richmond, after things finally quieted down, said, "I took abuse that I never took in my life. I Was just thankful we got through it without a freefor-all. "...If this is ever done again, it won't be me doing it." While the stunt originally was designed to drum up good will for the shopping center, some unhappy people left threatening to boycott the stores. Mar 3.28 3.28 3.27 May 3.26 3.26 3.27 3.25 3.26 July 3.24 3.24 3.26 8.24 3.24 CHICAGO (UPI) - Wheat was mixed, corn fractionally lower and soybeans lower at midmorning today on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat was off 3V� to up 2 cents; corn off '/� to 'A; and soybeans off V� to IV.. Heavy liquidation in the current contract dominated activity around the wheat pit. Corn and soybeans trading was slow with fresh news limited to moderate country movement in corn and a mildly favorable export inspections figure in soybeans. Prices at 10:35 a.m., CST: Wheat Dec 3.64Vi off 3V.: Mar 3.59V. off IV.; May 3.48 off '/.. Corn Dec 2.24V. oft Vi; Mar 2.36'A off V�; May 2.44V. off Vi. Soybeans Jan 6.63 off '/*; Mar 6.76 off l'/t; May 6.84 off l'/t. The outside markets were lower. KANSAS CITY WHEAT Dm PC....................... 3.38 Open .................... 3.33 High .................... 8.84 Low ..................... 3.31 Close.................... 3.32 GRAIN RECEIPT WHEAT-Hutehlmon, today 7; week ago 37; year ago 62. HUTCHINSON WHEAT Hutchinson Board of Trade closing wheat price 1 lowor. (" Local markets" MILO-13.35 per 100 wt. TRUCK WHEAT-13.06 CORN-12.28 SOYBEANS-15.95 Murderer escapes from state hospital LARNED, Kan. (UPI) - A 29-year-old Beaumont, Kan., man who pleaded guilty in September to the killing of a wealthy Wichita oilman escaped early today from the Lamed State Hospital. Hospital Superintendent Rod Clel-land said Glendal Rider, convicted of the Feb. 7 killing of Robert Aylward, apparently sawed his way out of a security area on the west side of the ground floor of the maximumsecurity Dillon Building before dawn. "I don't have any information on how he obtained a saw or file, but he cut his way through a security screen, presumably sometime in the early morning before dawn," Clelland said. "He also cut his way through a barred window that is outside the security screen, and it appears he has taken about a 14-inch section of the bar with him. I have to presume he also scaled a 12-foot security fence." Authorities were centering their search in Larned, Wichita and Pittsburg, where a female friend of Rider lives. / A presentence evaluation of Rider had ended with' the declaration he was fit for sentencing in the Aylward killing, and he was to have been returned to Wichita for the sentence. Rider also pleaded guilty in September to the 1974 killing of Pepper Jackson. Five killed in plane crash ANCHORAGE, Alaska (UPI) -Five people, including the wife of Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska, were killed Monday in the crash of a privately chartered Lear jet between two / runways at Anchorage International Airport. Stevens, 55, who was aboard with several state officials, survived the crash and was taken to Providence Hopital where he was reported in serious condition with head, neck and arm injuries. Alaska State Police said Stevens' wife, Ann, was killed. The identities of the other fatalities were not known. One known survivor was Tony Motley, an Alaska lobbyist, who was hospitalized with undetermined injuries. Maj. James Vaden of the State Patrol said the jet crashed between two runways and "broke up but there was no fire." Proxmire pushing citizens to pay up WASHINGTON (UPI) - Sen. William Proxmire, chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, said today he is taking steps to get back some of the 115 billion owed the government by individuals. "Until and unless the average citizen knows that an obligation to pay his government is just *s sacred as an obligation to pay his car dealer, we can expect the dollars owed the federal government to grow by leaps and bounds," he said. Proxmire said a* a first step he has asked the General Accounting Office to refer to credit bureaus some of the delinquent loans made for veterans education. He predicted that if delinquent borrowers are threatened with a bad credit rating for failure to repay their federal loans, the government will collect more of the money. The GAO, he said, has estimated all delinqueat account* - from taxes owed, loans unrepaid. overpayment of benefits and such - total about f IS billion. He urged the' agencies to "use the discipline of the marketplace to collect bad debts by referring to credit bureaus the names of citizens who refuse to repay government loans." Proxmire said going to credit bureaus would be "an inexpensive, effective and fair way to insure that when Uncle Sam lends money, it's a loan and not a gift." As a test of the credit bureau approach, Proxmire said, "I have asked the GAO to refer certain delinquent VA educational assistance accounts to credit bureaus." "I believe these bills will be paid if those who owe the money know that they will lose their good credit rating if they don't ante up," he said. Proxmire said when the average citizen refuses to make a car payment or reneges on a charge account, he late* hi* good credit rating. "Apparently this sort of discipline is considered too harsh to be applied to a federal debtor. Consequently, it is a whale of a lot easier to thumb your nose at Uncle Sam than it is to tell the local hardware store that you won't pay your bills," Proxmire said. NEW YORK (UPI) - The stock market rallied Tuesday afternoon behind Carter administration assurances a recession could be averted and a prediction interest rates might have peaked. Trading was brisk. The Dow Jones industrial average, which fell 4.67 points Monday, was ahead 6.58 points to 813.40 around 1:15 p.m. EST. Monday's loss snapped a twoday, 21.39-point rise. The New York Stock Exchange index was ahead 0.38 to 54.11 ahd the price of a share was up 21 cents. Advances led' declines, 844 to 416, among the 1,755 issues crossing the NYSE tape. Early buying was sparked by G. William Miller, Federal Reserve chairman, who said that while "it will indeed be a minor miracle" if the nation can cure inflation without causing a recession, "we are going to pull it off." The Fed's credit-tightening policies that have driven interest rates higher normally diminish business expansion plans. But the government Monday reported that new October factory orders rose 4.2 percent and nondefense capital goods orders, a key sign of future economic strength, climbed 10.4 percent. Meanwhile, David Rockefeller, Chase Manhattan Bank chairman, told a London news conference that short-term interest rates may be near their peak for the present cycle. Some investors grew cautious when the dollar turned mixed in Europe after a strong start. It closed lower in Tokyo. Many investors have been heartened by the greenback's recovery lately following President Carter's efforts to rescue it. 30.46, Vtl MATTU C Local stocks High Beech............................23% Nat'l Gypsum Co. ............ 17V. Cessna....:...................... lBVi W. R. Grace ................... 28'/i Frontier......................... 14*/. Dillons........................... 29V. Interpace'....................... 16% Morton-Norwich.............. 30% Hesston ......................... Vlt NLT Corp...................... 23% Pioneer Hybrid........................ Coleman-American ................... Pizza Inn \................................ Duckwalls ............................... (Courtesy B.C. Christopher Low 23% 17% IB 26% 14% 29 16% 30% 7% 23% Bid .. 19% .. ' % .. 6% .. 10 and Co. 23% 17% 19V. 26% 14% 29% 16% 30% 7% 23% Asked 20% 1 7% 11 I Livestock markets! WICHITA Kan. (UPI) -r Livestock: Cattle 200; auction began at 12:30 p.m. Hogs 750; barrows, gilts 50-75 lower, U.S. 1-2 200-246 lbs 49.3549.90, few lots 1-3 244-272 lbs 47.15-49.10, few lots 2-3 270-290 lbs 4S.30-47.I0; sows weak to 1.00 lower, 1-3 more than 500 lbs 41.00-44.00, 400-500 lbs 39.0041.10; boars under 300 lbs 34.2S40.2S, 72S Hts 33.25. X DODGE CITY, Kan. (UPI) - Trade rather stow; slaughter steers and heifers steady; inquiry and demand fair; sales confirmed on 2200 slaughter steers and 900 slaughter heifers late Monday. Slaughter steers choice 2-4 mostly 3 1025-1200 lb 54.00-56.50, choice with end good 5S.0OS5.SO; few mixed good and choice 1200 lb 54.00; few 1275 lb Holsteins 51.50. Slaughter heifers choice 2-4 mostly 3 900-1000 lb S4.00-55.00, few choice with end good 53.5054.00. Produce markets) KANSAS CITY, Mo. (UPI) - Eggs Grade A large 56.5-51.5, medium 50-54.5, small 33-35. Hens Ice-packed broilers and fryers 39.75-41 for this week's delivery. ST. LOUIS (UPI) - Eggs Grade A large 73, medium 69, small S3. Shaddy petitions to change name WICHITA. Kan. (UPI) - A 22-year-old man declared innocent because of insanity in the slaying of his parents in 1975 has petitioned the court to allow him and his brother to change their names. Lawyers for Gregory S. Shaddy and Michael Scott Shaddy filed the petitions in Sedgwick County District Court late Monday, claiming publicity surrounding the murder case has had an adverse effect on their lives. Greg Shaddy was acquitted by reason of insanity of firstdegree murder in the stabbing deaths of Vernon and Barbara Shaddy in Wichita July 24, 1975. He was committed to state mental hospitals in March 1976 and released March 27,1978, after he was declared cured and "no longer dangerous." He has been ordered by the state to pay more than $30,000 for his care during two years of commitment, but lawyers intend to appeal. Greg Shaddy asked to be known as Gregory Saint-John and his brother asked to be known as Michael Scott Landon. Office Space " FOR LEASE e ISO tq. ft. to m tq. ft, To Suit Call .'V UPI WIATHt" POTOCAST 9> DURING TUESDAY, showers are expected in Florida. Elsewhere weather is fair in general, with skies ranging from partly cloudy to sunny. Maximum temperatures include: Atlanta 66, Boston 61, Chicago 29, Cleveland 44, Dallas M, Denver 86, Duluth 18, Houston 68, Jacksonville 72, Kansas City 48, Little Rock 58. Los Angeles 66, Miami 19, Minneapolis 22, New Orleans 68, New York 60, Phoenix 68, San Francisco 66, Seattle 41, St. Louis 41 and Washington 67. Weather Kansas points Weather conditions Kansas at 7 a.m. today temperatures previous cipitation reported. Bellville Beloit Chanute Coffey ville Concordia Dodge City Emporia Garden City Goodland Hutchinson Pittsburg Russell Salina Topeka Wichita reported across with high ahd low 24 hours. No pre- msg meg clear msg ptcldy ptcldy clear clear ptcldy msg msg clear clear ptcldy clear 46 29 47 30 48 34 51 33 45 30 57 33 50 33 59 28 57 rq 34 DO 45 OO 36 51 35 50 34 47 25 49 31 Try to fire FBI agents WASHINGTON (UPI) - FBI Director William Webster announced today he is taking steps to fire two agents who supervised the bureau's allegedly illegal break-ins, wiretaps and mail-openings in a hunt for fugitive radicals in the early 1970s. Webster said he he took action on the basis of whether the agents were carrying out orders from their superiors. The FBI chief said he had dismissed a "current headquarters supervisor," who while serving as a field supervisor, "ignored specific instructions, as well as manual regulations and authorized and approved electronic surveillances and mail openings." Webster said that agent also approved four unauthorized break-ins. Also fired was a "headquarters supervisor" who failed to take action to atop "unauthorized activities that should readily have been recognizable to him." Webster said he did not believe the agent's explanation for his failures. In addition, two more agents will be disciplined and two other "street agents" who carried out illegal break-ins without approval from their supervisors will be censured. But the FBI director announced at a news conference he would take no administrative action against 58 other active agents and a supervisor accused of unauthorized surveillance in a search for members of the terrorist Weather Underground from 1970-75. V Pan Am will stay in NY NEW YORK (UPI) - Pan American Airlines announced plans to buy the land under its office building for 126 million and reaffirmed its commitment to keep its world headquarters in New York City. The airline, the nation's largest international air carrier, also said Monday that if President Carter approved Pan Am's proposed merger with National Airlines, it would mean an additional 600 jobs for the city. State forecast Colorado - Winter storm warning mountains and northwest through Wednesday, winter storm watch east and southwest tonight and Wednesday. Trav elers advisory San Luis Valley tonight and Wednesday. Snow statewide tonight and Wednesday. Colder tonight and Wednesday. Low tonight 5 to 15 above with 5 above to 10 below lero mountains. High Wednesday teens and 20s statewide. . Oklahoma - Increasing cloudiness tonight.; Mostly cloudy Wednesday. Turning much colder over the state tonight. Occasional snow northwest tonight and Wednesday. Scattered rain extern* west early Wednesday spreading over the state, during the day. Low tonight mid-teens Panhandle to upper 30s extreme southeast. High Wednesday mld-20s Panhandle to mid-40s southeast. Missouri - Cloudy north tonight with a chance of snow, Increasing cloudiness southeast. Low around 20 north to the 30s south. Cloudy Wednesday with a chance of snow north and rain south, high upper 20s north and 50s southeast. Nebraska - Travelers advisory west through tonight. Occasional snow west through tonight and snow diminishing to flurries central and east by late morning. Some blowing and drifting snow west through tonight. Accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible west by evening. Colder through tonight with' highs In the mid-Ms to mid-SOs. Low tonight 0 to 10 above. Chance of light snow or flurries Wednesday and colder with highs in the teens north to the low 20s southeast. Extended forecast Thursday through Saturday Kansas - Chance of snow flurries Thursday, otherwise a partly cloudy and coM period. Nighttime ' lows In the single digits to tow terns northwest and, mid teens to mid 20s southeast. Daytime highs from mid teens to mid 20s northwest and upper 20s, to mid 30s southeast. Missouri - Cloudy with a chance of rain and or snow Thursday and Friday, clearing Saturday-Lows in the lower teens north to the mid 20s south' Highs in the low 20s orth to around 40 south. Coin club needs a meeting place Members of the Hutchinson Coin Club must find a new location to hold their meetings, since the basement of the courthouse is being remodeled and no longer available for public meetings. The meeting at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, will be held at the Hutchinson Li- ' brary. Flossie Brown, editor of the club's bulletin, is appealing to anyone who knows of another possible meeting place to contact her or Francis Hawks in the evening. Woman pleads guilty to stealing ring A 20-year-old Hutchinson woman pleaded guilty in Reno District Court Monday to the theft of a diamond ring belonging to an elderly resident at' Good Samaritan Center, 810 East 30th. The woman, Tammy Babson, said she had taken the woman's ring to clean and later decided to keep it. She sold the ring, valued at $1,200, to a downtown jewelry store for $100. ^ The state dismissed two miff'* deamnor charges against Babson. *-* _^M_.^^^^^aaeaiaaiBasiiieaeak. *� VOW^M PUBLIC-* RATE: - SfiV___ yf0B s*f$VwVi8s&Lai OecM Union Wolcott lldg, Least Office Roam its V 1
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