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   Daily Globe (Newspaper) - September 13, 1971, Ironwood, Michigan                                TEMPERATURES: 24 hr. period to 12 soon: 73; Previous 24 hr. period: 40. Year ago: High SI; Low 40. Precipitation, to date, 31.53 in. Season's rain 14.43 in. IRONWOOD DAILY GLOBE FORECASTS Fair to partly cloudy through Tuesday. Lows tonight High Tuesday upper GOB to 70s. 52nd YEAR, NUMBER 249. WlJtK 4KONWOOO, MICHIGAN, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 1971. TWENTY-TWO PAGES TWO SECTIONS SINGLE COPY, 10 CENTS Business, Labor Split On Controls WASHINGTON (AP) A business-versus-labor split on post-freeze controls opened to- day when Archie K. Davis, president of the United States Chamber of -Commerce, re- jected labor's proposal for a tripartite labor-industry-public panel to manage the anti-m- flation controls. Davis said he favored the continued administration of wage and price restraints by the President's Cost of Living Council beaded by Secretary of the Treasury John B. Connally. --Ti n NBC Today television show just beiore he and other in- dustry leaders headed into a conference on the Phase H con- trols with President Nixon at the White House. Davis views clashed with b'H President George Meany and other leaders of the AFL-CIO hni, tribunal like the War Labor UW Bombers Located? MADISON, Wis. (AP) Two Madison law enforcement of- ficials were expected to be in Canada today on a hunt for two men wanted in connection with the August 1970 bombing of a University of Wisconsin building. Sheriff Vernon Leslie of Dane County and Madison police detective Charles Lulling said before they left Sunday that they knew where brothers Karleton, 25, and Dwight Arm- strong, 20, Madison, had been Board of Work! War n. He said "We wouldn't play" if the gov- eminent moved unilaterally to im p o s e wage guideposts. Meany headed for Capitol Hill today to talk about more indi- vidual tax relief. 1 The U.S. Chamber leader, a 1 Winston-Salem, N.C., banker, said businessmen want to get back to free markets, but real- ize that Phase II "has got to be a gradual winding down." Davis and the heads of other major business organizations were called to the White House to discuss the problem of con- trols following the 90-day freeze. Farm representatives and congressional leaders will confer separately with Nixon later this week. Connally has not indicated which way the Cost of Living Council is leaning in the draft- ing of post-freeze restraints, but has stated Nixon will an- nounce the long-range program about a month before the freeze expires on Nov. 13. Nixon summoned members of his Cabinet and their wives to Euromart Plan To Devalue Dollar Studied BRUSSELS (AP) The six Common Market finance minis- ters met today voicing determi- nation some optimism: about reaching agreement on a I plan to reshape the world mon- ietary system in such a way that the dollar would ultimately lose its leading role. A key to the success or fail- j ure of the meeting appeared to be the Common Market Com- mission's long-range plan for reorganizing the world mone- tary system. The plan calls for a realign- ment of the parities of leading i currencies, including the dollar j and the dollar's ultimate re- placement by special drawing rights as the basic unit of inter- national exchange. The meeting was called amid I growing feelings within the Eu- ropean Economic Community that the system should be dena- i tionalized. meaning that it no j longer would be based on any national currencies whether on the weakened U.S. dollar or the strengthened West German jmark. Frantic Soviet Diplomacy Looks Like 'Stop China Drive AM AP News Aaalysis By WILLIAM L. RYAN AP Special Soviet diplomacy .seems .far from sure where it's'going, but in a hurry to get there. Top leaders and diplomats are traveling in what begins to look like a frantic '-stop China" drive. In particular the-plan of Pre- mier Alexei Kosygin to visit to get in Soviet licks before President Nixon goes to Pek- ing. The Russians are in a tough spot with regard to China. Mos- cow purports to speak for the Communist world. For 22 years MOSCOW 'has raised indignant protest against exclusion of Bed China from the United Na- tions. Now Peking seems about to get into the world organiza- tion and the Russians can do nothing openly but support it. particulars available for any- body's use. It charges. Red China is against world peace. Moscow points to China's rejection of Soviet pro- posals for conferences on dis- armament and nuclear weap- ons. It's alleged that China propagandizes for war a: home opposes collectne securu> in would be quite another question. In any case, the Russians have prepared a long bill of "military psychosis" in Albania and tries to create tension in Southeast Europe Red China pursues a deliberate policv of hostility to the USSR To support this, there is the stalemate in talks about the border areas where shooting erupted in 1969 Mos- cow speaks of "constant hostile propaganda against our party and countrj" and "subversive dcuuties" against other Com- munist-ruled nations. 4. JJfc.- A. small countries of "the third w orld The oiiensive bas a look of emergency improvising. some thing elected because it seemed better than doing noth- ing. But it could be to Mos- cow's profit. For one thing, it is palpably aimed at sowing widespread suspicion of Red in- tentions in the United Nations. For another, the policj might lead to something hke bold mil meeting Sucha bid  ixon trip mignt be difficult handle Nine Hostages, 28 Convicts Killed Today Police Put Down Prison Rebellion ATTICA, N.Y. (AP) Nine i hostages and 28 convicts were The officers declined to elaborate, except to add their search was being aided by Royal Canadian Mounted Police and was centering on youth hostels in Ottawa and Toronto. Both officers said this was the first verified report the Arm- strong brothers were in Canada. Two other men are also wanted for the bombing incident-former UW students David Fine, 19, Wilmington, Del., and Leo Burt, 23, Haverstown, Pa. The four have been named in murder warrants for the death of Robert Fassnacht, a research physicist kflled in the bombing of Sterling HaH was to follow. At the Capitol, meanwhile, the House Ways and Means Committee resumed hearings i on Nixon's tax-reduction pro- strong indications i from Chairman Wilbur D. Mills ;that they will be broadened to i provide substantially greater income-tax relief for individ- uals. Listed among the first wit- nesses was Meany, who has criticized the 90-day wage- price-rent-freeze portion of the j administration's program. Meany and several other la- bor leaders met with Nixon last i week to discuss what should j come after the freeze, the sub- j ject of today's discussions with :the businessmen. I One of the participants in to- day's WMte House meeting, President Wilson Johnson of the National Federation of Indepen- dent Business, expressed oppo- jSition to a 10-per-cent in- vestment credit proposed by Nixon at the same time he an- jnounced the freeze. Johnson said smaller busi- nesses "applaud in principal" I the concept of an investment See OPPOSES Page 2. Wednesday's meeting in Lon- don of the Group of Ten leading industrial nations and the Sept. 27 meeting in Washington of the 118-member International Mo- netery But because of basic differ- ences between France and backed by helicopters dropping tear gas, stormed Attica state put reached at today's session. The ministers appeared to be looking beyond present differ- ences toward the more distant goal of a new world monetary order. On the i Italy's Treasury Minister Mario j Ferrari-Aggradi, who will pre- i side, told newsmen that the ses- ision would "present a delicate step along a long, difficult road." The Common Market Com- mission, which makes propos- als independent of the six mem- ber governments, has sug- gested that the dollar and pound sterling gradually be re- placed by special drawing rights to the IMF backed by gold as the basis for inter- national financial and trade transactions. "There is some question now whether the prison is now en- tirely a spokesman for file State Correction Depart- ment said more than four hours after the assault on the prison. "Several of the hostages had their throats he said. The remaining 29 hostages were brought out alive, but four were seriously injured. In New York, a spokesman for Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller said several of the hostages dead for several into the prison in force shortly after 9 a.m., the deadline on an ultimatum issued to the prison- ers. The governor's office said Rockefeller "completely sup- Senate Panel Probes Surtax RESCUIXG THE U.S. Coast Guard Station's 30-foot rescue boat is hoisted out of lower Lake Huron by its "big the 180-foot Cutter Acacia, after the 30-footer was swamped while going to the rescue of a cruiser near shore off Port Huron. Another Coast Guard boat completed the cruiser res- cue while the Acacia and other Coast Guard boats answered the distress call from the 30- footer. No one was injured in either incident, but it took the Coast Guard nearly all day to get the sunken 30-footer out of the water. (AP Photo) Senate Takes Up Draft Extension Bill With Stiff Fights Looming WASHINGTON (AP) The Senate planned to take up the draft-extension bill today with stiff fights in prospect over a S2.4-billion military pay raise and language aimed at hasten- ing U.S. withdrawal from Viet- nam The measure extends the draft two years, provides the largest military pay increase in history and urges President Nixon to negotiate a deadline for withdrawal of U.S. forces from Vietnam. The Senate still had before it, meanwhile, a mili- 'ary procurement authorization bill that could face a month or more of debate. But the first item of business, while members decide whether to divide debate up each day or tackle the bills separately, was the draft proposal. Authority to draft men into the armed services expired June 30 when a filibuster de- layed Senate passage of a House-approved bill. The Senate subsequently ap- proved the measure after add- ing an amendment by Demo- cratic Leader Mike Mansfield of Montana calling for with- drawal of U.S. forces from Vietnam within nine months. But the upper chamber re- fused to act before its August recess on a compromise worked cut in conference. The conference committee bill, al- ready approved by the House, urges the President to negotiate a deadline for U.S. troop with- drawal but sets no date. The administration is publicly urging quick renewal of the draft. Otherwise, Secretary of Defense Melvin R. Laird told the Senate in a letter Friday, critical shortages of trained personnel will begin to show up after the first of the year. However, Senate war critics led by Democrats Alan Crans- ton of California and Mike Gravel of Alaska have vowed to renew the filibuster this week. But their efforts could be overshadowed, or at least de- layed for several days, by early combat over the pay proposal. Some Republicans, led by i Sen. Gordon Allott of Colorado, want the bill sent back to con- ference with orders to restore the pay increase to the full billion approved by the Senate. Allott and others say the billion approved by the House would not draw enough volun- teers to permit phasing out the draft. j WASHINGTON (AP) The Senate Finance Committee summoned top Nixon adminis- tration officials today to ex- plore ramifications of the 10- per-cent imports surcharge im- j posed by the President in his i save-the-dollar campaign. The committee planned to; hear from Paul A. Volcksr, un-1 dersecretary of the Treasury! for monetary affairs, and Nath- j an Samuels, undersecretary of! State for economic affairs. j The surcharge does not re- quire legislative action. But some members of the Finance! panel, which handles foreign-' trade bills, privately have voiced concern about it. They fear there wfll be strong pressure from domestic inter- ests to continue the surcharge, indefinitely and that this could' bring retaliation and wreck the, relatively liberal trade struc-', tare erected over the last 35 years. member who protection for U.S. industry, Sen. Paul J. Fannn, R-Ariz., said he wel- comes the surcharge. It should be maintained, he declared, "until our major trading partners halt unfair practices which have allowed them to flood the U.S. market1 while keeping American prod-' ucts out of their home mar- kets.'' Sen. Abraham A. Ribicoff, D- Conn.. who is conducting the hearings as chairman of an in- ternational trade subcom- mittee, said he hopes the ad- ministration wfll move quickly to take advantage of the ''shock 1 effect" of the surcharge and Nixon's action suspending con- vertibility of dollars into gold. The administration should' seek immediately to work out arrangements to remove non- tariff barriers abroad to Ameri- J can goods and to devise a new' 1 monetary system, he said. j Sen. Herman E. 1 D-Ga., another Finance mem-' ber, said m a speech prepared tor Senate delivery that the i South is continuing to lose thou- sands of jobs because of Japa- nese textile imports. The subcommittee will con- tinue its hearings Tuesday with Robert Rosa, undersecretary of the Treasury in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations. Secretary of Commerce Mau- j rice Stans is to testify Wednes- day. ported'' the decision to storm the prison. The Corrections Department said 32 people were injured, 25 of them hostages. About state police, sher- iff's deputies and National Guardsmen took part in the as- sault, officials said. A guard, who reportedly was thrown by prisoners from a second-story window during the rebellion Thursday, died Satur- day night of head injuries. There was no official word on how the eight hostages died this morning State Corrections Commis- sioner Russell G. Oswald had agreed to 28 of the prisoners' demands but rejected two oth- and the ouster of state prison Supt. Vincent R. Mancusi. Oswald, in constant telephone contact with Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller, ordered the full- scale assault on the prison, shortly after 9 a.m., after prisoners ignored ihe ultima- tum Oswald had issued. He said they "callously herded eight hostages within our view with weapons at then- throats. The situation had deterio- rated Sunday night, he said, with prisoners fashioning weap- ons, making booby traps, set- ting up electrically charged barricades and spreading gaso- line. The decision to attack was made HOSTAGES INSIDE Frank The hostages had told newsmen they were being Wald, hands clasped, correctional officer at the treated fairly by their inmate jailers. Today, Attica State Prison, Attica. N Y appears with nine hostages and 28 convicts were killed as other guards who were held hostage by inmates, police put down the rebellion. Refuses to Order Galley To Testify at Medina Trial with "extreme reluc-' Oswald said. apparent to me would jeop-, the lives of hostages and would threaten the prison sys- tem of the state." As several hundred state po- j lice with rifles and shotguns I poured into the prison in west-' ern New York State, two Na-' tional Guard helicopters flew overhead dropping tear gas into the exercise yard. Guard sol-1 diers had been assembled in se-' cret outside the prison but did, not take part in the first as- sault. Reporters stand outside heard shots from inside the prison and saw clouds of tear gas pouring over the walls. j One helicopter landed outside the walls, but the other contin-i ued to circle over the prison, over a loudspeak- See 2 FT. McPHERSON, Ga. A former rifleman testified today that he shot a Vietnamese boy on the day of the My Lai assault b e c a s u e he saw a movement, not because Capt. Ernest L. Medina ordered him to shoot. Gene Ralph Oliver Jr.. 24, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., said he was with Medina's command group as it left a medical evacuation area when. "1 saw a movement, raised my weapon and fired-" One of the murder charges against Medina accuses him of ordering shooting of a child. "Did Capt. Medina sav asked defense lawyer F. Lee Bailey. "Capt. Medina said, 'God damn it, cease fire." said Oliver, now a carpet in- staller le> Jr.. who was convicted of murders at My Lai, to testify in the court-martial of Galley's (former commander, Capt. Er- i nest L. Medina. Calley did not take the wit- ness stand. He was to have been the first witness for the defense, which began present- ing its case today. Galleys attorney, George W. Latimer of Salt Lake City, told the court that Calley would in- voke his Fifth Amendment guarantee against self-in- crimination and refuse to testi- fy "I'll allow him to invoke his constitutional privileg." said the judge, Lt. Col. Kenneth Howard. FT MCPHERSOX, Ga (AP) A military judge refused to- day to order Lt William L Cal- military aircraft from Ft. Ben- ning. Ga where he has been confined to his apartment pend- ing final appeal of his conviction for murdering 22 civilians at My Lai. Galley ignored newsmen as he entered the courthouse Calley was one of Medina's i platoon leaders during the trag- i ic assault on tne South Viet- namese village March 16, 1968. Defense attorney F Lee Bail- ey said he would like to obtain certain statements from Calley Howard said, however, that he wanted the record to show that Calley was not available to testify for either side. "Latimer's statement and mine clearly indicate he (Cal- fey) is a useless witness for any substantive How- ard said Bailey then ,old that since Calley "s lawyer was invoking his right not to testify, that the lieutenant need nb: take the stand and Dlead the Fifth Amendment to parade embarrass The judge u er toid s attorneys that fe lieutenant could return to Ft Bennirg It is the first time Ft Benmng since ris cor, months ago The in a' Me- dina. 35 of Montrose. Colo. killed a uomar ordered the shooting ol a cri.j jt spons.Oie for the v.u ds. cause troops misconsuuea his orders ar.c ne failed to in- tenene to stop them irom kiL- ing After Caiic> ws disriissed. ine was orought into tne coaurircom and outlined for them the suostance of the case for the defense In his own trial Callev testi- fied that the civilians slain at My Lai had been shot under or- ders from Medina. Medina, appearing as a wit- ness at Calley's trial testified ne had never wanted in- discriminate killing and that he ordered a cease-fire as soon as he became aware that innocent civilians were being slain. The government rested its case against Medina Thursday after 31 witnesses had testified and two depositions from South i Vietnamese sergeants had been read to the court. MISS OHIO GETS HER Ohio, 22-year-old Laurie Lee Schaefer, Bexley, Ohio, shows her emotions as she is crowned Miss Am- erica of 1972 by the outgoing Miss America, Phylis George. The new Miss America is an Ohio University Graduate. She's five feet, seven inches tall, weights 118 and measures 36-24-34. (AP Photo) Find Drowned Body MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) The body of Gary Gagnon, 18, DePere, missing since Sept. 4 while wading in Lake Michigan, was recovered Sunday in shallow water near Point Beach State Forest. NEWSPAPER!   

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