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Nashua Telegraph (Newspaper) - June 18, 1969, Nashua, New Hampshire Today's Chuckle Anything you tell a woman goes in one ear and over the i> back fence. Nashua Celeqraph New Hampshire's Largest Evening Newspaper... C W Weather Little Change Thursday.: Report On Page, VOL. 101 NO. 93 Continuing tht New Hampshire Telegripb Established October M, 1831 NASHUA, NEW HAMPSHIRE, WEDNESDAY, JUNE II, 1969 Second Class Postage Paid At Nashua, N. II. 41 PASES Pric. TEN CENTS, These six Temple Street School pupils are probably typical of most area youngsters who are in their last anxious hours of school. This group up their collective heels when Principal William Manley opened the Oft and Running doors today after the season's last day of learning. From left: Bruce Walker, Lisa Dunton, Louanne Thibodeau, San- dra Belanger, Mary Lou Nolan and Ricky Kimball. (Telegraphoto-Harri- gan) Judge Rules Against Nashua Dog Officer By CLAUDEPTE DUROCHER Dog Officer Adelard J. Landry is held personally responsible for the killing of an Amherst dog and a judgment of is dered against him in a rul- ing by Associate Justice Kenneth F. McLaughlin released today. City Cleared In his ruling, however, the Nashua District Court justice cleared the city from liability to the plaintiff for destruction of the dog, a German Shepherd named Tarzan. The plaintiff, Andrew J. Siko- ra of Amherst, had brought a suit against the city and Landry for the lulling -of Tar- zan. McLaughlin heard the'case May 21. In clearing the city of liability, McLaughlin cited higher court de- cisions which state that a munic- ipal corporation engaged in a governmental function is not liable for the torts of its agents or servants. To support his judgment against Neverett Land Plan Is Vetoed Mayor Dennis J. Sullivan has vetoed the bond issue resolution for purchase of the Neverett properties. "Having reviewed the.minutes of the meeting of the aldermanic lands and buildings committee, I find they do not contain enough information to assure me that the eity has need of the Sullivan said. He also stated that he does nol believe the city needs the prop- erties for expansion purposes, as he has not seen any plans regard- ing their use. Sullivan also said he disagreed with City Planner Fred D. Me Outchen's persona! opinion on the need to purchase the properties. "If the aldermen cannot see ex- pending to improve our eity tarage or to acquire plans for city facilities changes, how can they so readily embrace Ibis Sullivan said. Tht veto will be considered by the aldermen next Tuesday. at their meeting PIZZA by Charles Famous thruout New England 147 W. PEARL ST. Finest in Pizzas Grinders (all varieties) Regular 90c PLAIN PIZZA TUESDAY ONLY 88V-4542 Spin 11 A.M. to 2 A.M. Mon. thru Sat. Sundtyi 3 P.M. to Micfmti Landry, McLaughlin. cited cour: decisions which state that when a municipal employe commits a wrongful or tortious act, he is personally liable.' Decision Statements "The wrong which he (Landry) committed was not merely the result' of McLaugh- lin's decision states. "It was an Intentional wilfti wrong. Defendant Lahdry's in- tentional killing of Tarzan con- stituted an utter disregard for the plaintiff's proprietary rights to [he dog "Defendant Landry had no right to summarily kill the dog. Indeed, such action was in complete dis- regard of his statutory authority." Testifying at the hearing Sikora, said the dog had received ex- tensive training in disciplinary schools, including training from the French Foreign Legion. He said, the thoroughbred had served in the Algerian War, had a gift from his brother-in- law and had been flown to the United States at a cost of Sikora valued the dog at saying he had purchased an un- .rained puppy of similar breed in Europe for The dog, he said, was housed in a kennel made out of .chain link fence six feet high and during the early hours.of Nov. 2, 1968, a thunderstorm startled the dog and caused him to jump over the mce. At a.m. Nov. 2, the Nash- ua police department received a call from the.Family Sport Cen- ,er on Amherst Street indicating j they had a German Shepherd dog outside their front door. Landry testified that at about that same morning, in sponse to a call from the police, he went to the Family Sport Cen- ter and was shown the dog which was now in the back room of ffie store being fed by the employes. He also testified that the dog's coat was thick and well-groomed and the animal "looked to me like a pretty good German Shepherd." In Back of Truck Landry said he put the dog in the back of his truck to take it back to Nashua. He said he hooked up the carbon monoxide apparatus and within 15 minutes after picking up the dog, the an- imal was dead. DOG CASE Page 2 Derry Shoe Firm Closing Blamed On Import Shoes DERRY The Jodi Shoe Co., which employs 350 persons, has shut down for the time being. Dominic Acorace of Manches- :er, the firm's treasurer, said Tuesday it is hoped the closing mil be a short one. He said the reason for the shutdown is competition from import shoes. He added that executives of the firm were to meet today to see whether they can convert to :he manufacture of a different ine of shoe to stay in busi- ess. Acorace said it is hoped the plant can be reopened by the end of this week or Monday. Additional Troop Fullback! Due In August And October By WILLIAM BEECHEB Ntw York Tlmtl Newt terviol WASHINGTON The Nixon Administration has drawn up tentative plans for two additional troop withdrawals from Vietnam this in August, the other in October, ac- cording to authoritative sources. The withdrawals would total to men. Await Reaction The plans are contingent in large part on how the forces of Hanoi and Saigon react to the pullout of the troops de- cided on at the Midway Confer- ence between President Nixon and President Nguyen Van Thieu of South Vietnam. If South Vietnamese forcei move aggressively and North Vietnamese Viet Cong troops either do not try, or try and fail, to launch successful mill tary offensives, the rest of this year's withdrawal plan proba bly will be carried mil, these sources assert. The new withdrawals woiil e followed by a prayer from the tev. Joseph Bucevicius, pastor of 3t. Casimir's Church. Class ora- or Dennis A. LaSalle will then ake the platform to deliver his essay on "Individual Responsi- lility." All the seniors will then sing the class song, "Born and valedictorian James P. Chapliek will speak about "Confrontation on Oiir Following the valedictory, Dr. Norman W. Crisp, president of the Board of Educa- tion, will begin the presentation of diplomas. Superintendent of Schools Ed- mund M. Keefe will award prizes and scholarships to the new grad- uates. Highlighting this segment of the program will be the an- nouncement of the recipients of the four major The Noyes Prize, the Dodge Prize, the Walt- er and Evelyn Nesmith Scholar- ship Prize and the J.C. Mandel- son Memorial History Award. Lindsay Loses N. Y. Primary Bid NEW YORK (AP) In a mayoral primary that echoed a trend set in Los Angeles and Minneapolis conservatives wrested the Republican nomina- tion from Mayor John V. Lind- say and wrecked former Demo- cratic Mayor Robert F. Wag- ner's comeback bid Tuesday. Lindsay, who will be on the November ballot as Liberal par- ly candidate, was narrowly de- feated by a little-known state senator from Staten Island, John J. Marchi, who also has the Conservative party nomina- tion. The final unofficial count was to Wagner lost to Italian-born City Comptroller Mario A. Pro- cacdno, who rejected the label of "law-and-order candidate" but was the most conservative in a five-man Democratic field. He won with only about a third of the vote. Bronx Borough President Her- man Badillo, who was born in Puerto Rico, ran a close third. Author Norman Mailer and Rep. James H. Scheuer trailed. The vote was Procaccino Wagner Badillo Mailer Scheuer Lindsay assailed the "forces of reaction and backlash" that he said had taken "temporary" control of both parties in the city. "There is a mood of hostility in this city and Lindsay said, "but before November the mood of reason will return." Wagner also deplored the election results, commenting: "We hope we do not have here another Los Angeles or Minne- apolis." Mayor Sam Yorty of Los An- geles won re-election over Ne- gro Councilman Thomas Brad- ley after a campaign which What's So Special About FREE CHECKING AT NASHUA TRUST? minimum balance if you're under 65 and NONE if you're over. That's what! Member, F.D.I.C. stressed the "law and order" is- sue. In a mayoral election in Min- neapolis last week, former po- lice Detective Charles Stenvig defeated liberal Republican Dan Cohen. Stenvig had focused his campaign on the "law and or- der" issue. The GOP defeat was a severe blow to the party prestige of Lindsay, who last year was con sidered a possible contender for the national ticket. However, it did not knock the 47-year-old mayor out of conten- tion for re-election to a second term in November. In a city that is 7-2 Democratic in voter registration, he will be the most liberal candidate in the three- man field. Marchi, also 47, Is the son of an Italian sculptor who came to New York to build movie sets and became a wax fruit manu- facturer. A soft-spoken man, Marchi has been in the state legislature since 1956 and has a strong civil rights record. Marchi said he had been nom- inated by "a. clear majority" of Republicans. He said he wel- comed th'e support of all parties. Procaccino, 59, is the son of an Italian shoemaker who moved to New York and set up shop in Harlem. The son went to City College and Fordham Law School, and rose through the ranks in city service. Wagner appointed Procaccino a city judge shortly before he was elected comptroller in 1965. His main campaign theme was "safety in the but he rejected complaints by Wagner and Badillo that he was appeal- ing to racial bigotry. He called himself a moderate with liberal leanings and said he didn't want the backlash vote. FOTOMART HAS POLAROID Color-Pak II Charge It BukAmericard Unl-Card FOTOMART CAMERA Corp. 178 MAIN ST. 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This would involve a residual force of about Amer- icans: Ths Defense Department re- leased details oh the disposition of the troops scheduled to come out by August. About soldiers arid marines will be moved to garrisons in Ha waii, Okinawa and Japan. About army men, includ- ing about active duty, Re- servists- and National- Guards: men, will retuin home Some navy men will be reas- signed both in the Pacific and the United States. Administration officials. clear that they would have pre- ferred to work out a'mutual withdrawal with Noith Viet- man, but have despaired of achieving such an agreement soon. Rather than leave 'the Initia- tive with Hanoi, they moved -to unilateral: withdraw-, als at a deliberate pace, hoping to achieve the same final result. Group of Infantrymen First to Quit Vietnam SAIGON (AP) The U.S. Command announced today the first American unit to leave South Vietnam under the plan to withdraw troops will be the 3rd Battalion, 60th Infantry, part of the 2nd Brigade, 9th In- fantry Division. Headquarters spokesmen said the battalion will be moved out by air on or about July 8 and will return to the United States for inactivatibn. 'The remainder of the 2nd Brigade, which includes the bri- gade headquarters company, the 3rd Battalion, 47th Infantry, and the 4th Battalion, 47th In- fantry, will move to the conti- nental United States at a later date. These units also will be inacti- the announcement said. It had been announced earlier that one battalion would be air- lifted from the 9th but tht specific unit was not dis- closed until today. The 1st and 2nd brigades of the 9th Division will leave Vietnam, while the 3rd, will remain. The.9th Division is the only major U.S. ground force in the Mekong Delta. The U.S. Command also iden- tified four nondivisiohal Army units, totaling about men, that will be redeployed by the end of August. They are the 86th Engineer Battalion 6th Battalion, 56th Artillery (air de- fense-Hawk 70th En- gineer -Company, and the 1097th (medi- The command said their desti- nation in the United States will be announced later. The announcement said these units make up the remainder of the nondivisiohal Army personnel to be withdrawn. The other are In Army Reserve and Army National Guard units. The command gave the fol- lowing strengths of forces to be pulled out of Vietnam'and their, destinations: 2nd Brigade, 9th WO men to be sent to the United States and inactivated. 9th Division and 1st men, to be sent to Hawaii. Army Reserve and Army Na- lional .Guard to be sent to the United States and demobilized. Nondivisional Army support, men, to: be sent to, the United States and inactivat- ed. Four Navy vessels and Navy support men; to be sent to the United States and the Pacific Command Marine Regimental Landing Team men, to be sent to Okinawa. A Marine tactical fighter men, to :be, tent to Japan. Federal Spending Ceiling May Spark Major Conflict By CARL P. LEUBSDORF WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Senate is headed toward ap- proval, of a federal spending veiling of billion, some billion below both President Nixon's budget and a ceiling passed earlier by the -House. Both ceilings are flexible, however. The issue is likely to provide the major conflict between the wo Houses as Congress strives to complete action by June 30 on supplemental appropriations )ill, the final money measure 'or the fiscal year ending on that date. The Senate's J4.4 billion ver- sion of the bill is about mil- ion more than the House meas- ire. The billion spending ceil- ng was devised by the Senate Appropriations Committee un- der the leadership of Sen. Rob- ert C. Byrd, D-W. Va., chairman man of its supplemental sub- committee. An effort by Sen. John J. Wil- liams, R-Del., to tighten the ceiling was defeated Tuesday 79 to 16. Williams .also planned to try to eliminate from the bill a pro- vision repealing the ceiling en- acted last year, oh federal em- ployment. The- Nixon adminis- tration favors repeal. Several other amendments also remained- for consideration today, including one by Sens. Jacob K. Javits, R-N.Y., Gay- lord Nelson, D-Wis., Alan Crans- ton, D-Calif., and Edward W. Brooke, R-Mass., to add million to the million ap- proved by the Appropriations Committee for the Neighbor- hood Youth Corps' summer jobs program in urban ghettoes. The spending ceiling in the bill starts at billion below the House and ad- ministration brings this up to billion by ex- empting a number of programs where actual spending is either uncontrollable due to law or un- forseeable such as the Vietnam war. The exemptions include such things as farm price supports, public assistance and medicaid, social security and other retire- ment programs, vocational re- habilitation payments, costs of Congress and the federal judi- ciary, veterans benefits and in- terest on the national debt. The House bill sets the spend- ing ceiling at the budget level but 'provides that it would change every -time Congress' re- duces or increases -an appropri- ations bill, or votes a 'supple-' mental money measure.. -'_. Thus, by its own subsequent action, Congress could at- any time lift spending Testfictidhs; for a given agency. Byrd said his proposal re- quires a ?5 billion cut in what are termed "controllable-items" such as the billion in non- Vietnam defense spending and the billion in other federal programs. Last year.Congress .voted a billion spending cut which waj carried out by the Johnson ad- ministration. It was offset, .however, by a billion ncrease in the exempted items.-- TONIGHT IN THE TELEGRAPH Abby 13 Classifieds 44, 45, .46, 47 Comics Crossword Editorial Financial Horoscope Lawrence 4 Nashua Scene 4 .17 Obituaries Pearson Sports' 1 4 22, 23 Suburban Sulzburger Taylor Television Theaters Dr. Thosteson 31 Weather 13 4 23 42 Killed In Arab Shelling This is the wreckage of taxis hit The dead woman was identified SM by Iraqi artillery shells in Kallia, a Shirley Anderson, 25, York town in Israeli-occupied Jordan. One American woman tourist was killed and another wounded in the shelling. City. Her, friend, Eileen Bonnet, f Lodii Calif., suffered .Injuries; (AP-, Wirephoto via cabta
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