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   Nashua Telegraph (Newspaper) - October 22, 1969, Nashua, New Hampshire                                Today's Chuckle jlf Columbus had turned back, no one would have blamed him but no one would have remembered him, cither. VOL 101 NO. I9S .New Hampshire's Largtst Evening Newspaper.... WeatherO Snow Flurries Tonight Cloudy, Cold Thursday Continuing New Hampshire Tctegntpb Established October NASHUA, NEW HAMPSHIRE, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 194? Second Class Postage Paid At Nashua, N.H. 44 PAGES TEN CENTS Dinis Pursues Inquest Into Mary Jo's Death Candidates at Session George Simmons, left, Kiwanis Club Nashua's three mayoral candidates before their' appearance at last night's Kiwanis meeting. Appearing were, from left to right, Mayor Dennis J. Sullivan, .Philip J. Mclaughlin and Armand A. Beaulieu. 3 Mayoral Hopefuls Similar Views Give By Claude tte Dorocher Nashua's three mayoral candidates faced each oth- er last night in a common forum, for the first time and similarities in view- points were more prevalent than differences. Mayor' Dennis J. Sulli- van, County Commissioner Armand A. Beaulieu and Ho using Code Director Philip J.', McLaughlin ap- peared.at the.Kiwanis Oub installation'of officers and ladies night In the new- Howard Johnson Kes- taurant Speak Again TtBlgkC They will speak on the issues again, tonight at in lie Spring Street Junior High School auditorium in a mayoral candi- dates program sponsored by the Jaycees which wiH be open to the public. Sullivan, Beaulieu, and Mc- Laughlin in their appearance be- fore the Kiwanians said they did not consider the Yudicti farm the best site for a new high school and they were also op- posed; to having one large high school instead of two smaller ones. Tbe trio was also in agree- ment that trash collections should continue to be a municipal func- tion. There was some subdued disagreement on the role of sur- veys'in city planning and each candidate's approach to govern- ment David W. Planning Board chairman and a candi- Police Seek 2 Suspects In Robbery Two warrants tor the arrest of two suspects on charges of armed robbery have been issued this morning, according t o Police Chief Paul J. Tracy. He said the warrants are in connection with Monday eve- ning's armed holdup of Jean's FcooTand on Amherst Street in which two men armed with a pisto! got away with approxi- mately in cash and checks. Tracy said he and several in- were'out working on the case until about midnight last right, and that this work re- tailed in the selection of two men as suspects. He would only say that the two were being iought "in a near-by city." date for Ward 1 alderman, was master of ceremonies. Each candidate was allowed three minute's to present. his views and the speaking order followed municipal: ballot .posi- tions. A "question and answer period followed the presenta-' tions. Sullivan Leads Speaking first was Sullivan who said "a short four years back we became allied ia a vote that scattered like a contagious. to offset what 'i wiled -as the status quo; a ma- "chine politics set-op which was beaien out'Of existence fat. the poBj ty an alert citizenry who to enjoy the fruits of their victory." anyone, Sul- livan said "we now have a seemingly'repeat- attempt to wrest back the control to the group that once held City Hall" and he cautioned the voters to "look behind the candidate." Sullivan said he has attempt- ed to be truly, representative of the average voter during his four years In office. The city has no choice but to embrace a certain amount of expenditure through bonding, he said, but that "does not mean that we should accept every spending proposal brought before the aldermanic board. "That is where my veto has to be.exercised.as a deterring agent, hoping that some recon- sideration of judgment will be exercised by those responsible for setting policy In city gov- ernment." McLaogUln Notes JlclauigbJin'." said residents who are 'hew to Nashua are aware the city is a "dynamic and changing community. With he' stressed, rests "looking into the future and anticipating problems and programs" and taking'steps to prevent prob- lems from arising. A growing community means changing with the times, Mc- Laughlin said, and realizing that changes can be made and will be made. "Despite what we be CANDIDATES Page! By LEE LINDEB WILKES BARRE, Pa. (AP) Disc. Atty. Ed- mund Dinis says he will proceed plans for an inquest into the death of Mary Jo Kopechne wheth- er or not a judge permits exhumation of her body for an autopsy. Delays Derision Judge Bernard C. Brominski of Common Pleas Court re- served judgment Tuesday after a two-day hearing on a petition by the Massachusetts official to have the body disinterred for a postmortem examination. Dinis had contended that sn autopsy was needed to pin down the cause of the death of the 28- year-old secretary whose body Was found July H in Sen. Ed- ward M. Kennedy's submerged car. Dr. Donald R. Mills, associ- ate medical examiner of county, Mass., ruled drowned The final court session Includ- ed a replay of a taped recording of the senator's voice giving his version, on national television July 25, of circumstances sur- rounding the girl's death on Chappaquiddick Island in the Martha's Vineyard resort area Massachusetts. Brominski gave no Indication he would hand down his verdict. Court sources said it was unlikely to come until after a Nov. 4 election in which' Brominski is seeking a second 10-year term on the bench. "I don't think we'll go any further on appeal il we Dinis said after adjournment of the hearing. "I have no complaints. I'm satisfied that we did the best we could, that we were treated fair- ly here and thai we will abide ,by the decisioa.'V Dinis coniended at the bear- Ing that the condition of Miss Kopechne's body wben it was removed from tte senator's car, submerged in a tidal pond after plunging off narrow Dyke Bridge, "may or may not have been with death by drowning." There was conflicting testimo- ny by pathologists on whether en autopsy now would show whether the girl died of some cause other than drowning. A Dinis assistant, in cross- examining witnesses, asked whether the cause of death might have been manual stran- gulation or a skull fracture. Kennedy, the Massachusetts. Democratic senator, did not at- tend the hearing. He was in Brussels for a meeting of the North Atlantic Assembly. Kennedy's voice on the tape recording went into the court record over the vigorous objec- tion of attorneys for Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Kopechne, who said they were "unalterably op- posed" to (ie disturb- ing of (heir daughter's grave in nearby Larksville. "An autopsy would be Just like another funeral to tes- tified the girl's Berke- ley Heights, N.J., insurance man. His wife sal quietly in the courtroom, her head bowed. Brominski allowed the tape into, evidence "in the event that it is inconsistent with other tes- timony of the Kennedy told the nation in his TV talk that Miss Kopecbne died In an accident around p.m. July 18 after a Chappa- quiddick Island pally. Deputy Sheriff Christopher Look Jr. of Edgartown, Mass. testified Monday be saw Kenne? car around a.m.- the nest day driving toward'Dyke Bridge. Dinis sought for two days to get Into the record a statement Kennedy made to police-about 10 hours after the acddent, but the judge overruled him oh grounds it was hearsay. Dinis said this '.version iJif-, INQUEST Pagel. Governor Accused Pappagianis Charges Authority Is Scuttled CONCORD, N.H. (AP) Atty. Gen. George Pappagianis charged today that Gov. Walter Peterson Is using his. legal counsel a position Pappagi- anis says Is unconstitutional to undermine the authority ol the attorney general's office. Pappagianis, a Democrat, commented in a letter to the Republican governor concerning their dispute over possible aid to New Hampshire residents embroiled ia a tax dispute with Maine. Neither Peterson nor his legal counsel, Warren Rudman, was available for comment iminedi- Pappagianis said he has is- sued three opinions saying it is not the duty of the attorney general, governor or council, to intervene in dispute of whether Maine's income tax can be collected from New Hamp- shire workers at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. Rodmaa Used He said the Issue Is that Rud- man, counsel to the governor, .is being 'used by Peterson to undermine the constitutional au- thority of the attorney general. Once again, Pappagianis said he would be violating his oath PAPPAGJANIS of office to give an opinion on the tax fight ie said that as an attorney, and not the state's top legal officer, ie thinks "Maine may impose its income tax on New Hamp- shire residents who are em- ployed" at the yard. Earlier, Pappagianis had said the Seavey Island, in the Piscataqua River, is in Maine's territory. Pappagianis, in his letler, made a formal request to the Health Board Asks City lor Anti-German Measles Program Starts Friday Ev MIOTI7.K RIIIOITk TV _5 .__ NASHUA'S OSLT FAOTOET AUTHORIZED DEALER SKI-DOO 9d-Doo Suits Boots Trailers Sleds Accessories Parti Nashua Auto Co. Outdoor Recreation Center 282 Main Street, Nashua, N. H. By MICHELE BUJOLD The Board of Aldermen will be asked next Tuesday night to ap- propriate to assist the Na- shua Health Department's city- wide German Measles immuniza- tion program, slated to begin this Friday. Phillip V. Hurley, director of the Nashua Board of Health, said that present plans call for a six- team coverage of public schools on Friday, grades 1 through 6. "Depending on the volume of con- sent slip returns ia the public schools, some of the parochial schools may be started on the same said Hurley. Other parochial schools and kindergartens will be covered dur- ing the following weeks, ne said. After all school and kindergarten- nursery school pupils have been Immunized, a final mass clinic win be held at the Health De- partment for ages 1 5, and those school pupils who missed the first program. Consent Needed In order to be immunized, each child must have a consent slip signed by their parent or guar- dian. Immunization teams win be made up of Health Department nurses, School Department nurses, Good Cheer Society nurses and voJunteer nurses. Dr. Sidney Curelop, Chairman of the Health Department, and Dr. Roger Diorme are the pro- gram physicians. Hurley said, "It is of great importance to Na- shua that all children, ages 1 to 11, be immunized except those specifically ineligible as noted on the consent Hurley stated. German Measles, is a disease that can cause birth defects and mental retardation in infants whose mothers contract the disease whfle pregnant Most cases of rubella occur in school age children, thus immunization of these children reduces the like- lihood of mothers becoming in- fected. Rubella is a mild disease in children and should not be con- fused with Measles sometimes called "Regular Mea- which is a serious disease. United States Public Health Of- ficials-have predicted that (he country Is moving into another German Measles epidemic cycle. The new vaccine is available to all children except those sensitive to chicken or duck, chicken or duck eggs or feathers, or to neo- mycin. A child should not be im- muniied during a time be has a cold, fever, respiratory illness or active infection. It Is recommend- ed that rubella vaccination be separated by at least one month from administration of other live virus vaccines. Hurley said that the parents of children in one of these cate- gories should confer with their private Physician about immuni- zation for these children. Risks Noted Approximately 80 per cent of the cases of German Measles oc- cur in children ages 1 through 14, but as high as 20 per cent of the young adult population are at risk, Hurley pointed out "In this group are the young mothers whose health and unborn child the vaccine is designed to pro- tect" Hurley said. He noted that because of the possible risk to the developing baJy, the vaccine cannot be given to the mother. he said, must protect her from con- tact with the disease by keeping it out of the pre-school and school age population where it spreads rapidly and is often brought into the borne by IJie young school child." The earlier in pregnancy that maternal rubella occurs, the TONIGHT IN THE TELEGRAPH TAX PREPARATION Fetferjl and FRED ACKLEY Public Accountant 883-3912 Join Us For Breakfast .In GRANT'S New Bradford House Simoneau Plaza Nashua fREE COFFEE with BREAKFAST DURING OCTOBER One Ego, Bacon, Fries, 7Or Toast, Jelly, Coffee BREAKFAST 9 AM. io II A.M. FUEL OIL SAVE MORE With IORDEN OIL CO, IKC. 465-2267 Abby Anderson Biassat Classifieds 40, 41, 43, 41 Comics Crossword Editorial Financial Horoscope Lawrence 13 Nashua Scene 4 Obituaries 2 Sports 32, J3 Suburban 20 Taylor 4 Television 39 Theaters 39 Dr. Thosteson 28 Weather 2 CUSTOM PICTURE FRAMING by EXPERTS at reasonable prices S t H Green Stamps Nashua Wallpaper Co. 129 W. Pearl St. 88J-MS1 Men. thru Sat. Open Thurs. 'tfl t greater the hazard, Hurley Indi- cated. The virus, he explained, .enters and leaves the body through the mouth and nose. It is spread by dose personal con- tact the same way that regular measles is spread. Symptoms appear live to seven days after exposure and Infec- tion. The disease, Hurley said, is most contagious just before symptoms are severe enough to call for medical attention. Hurley emphasized that It is Important to protect mothers from the disease because even though it brings "little pain or State Records First Snowfall CONCORD, N.H. (AP) The VS. Weather Bureau said (he season's first snowfall in New Hampshire was not expected to amount to many inches. The snow was heaviest in tte northern parts of the state and higher elevations. The Lakes Region reported some snow socking to lawns but melting on highways. Where the precipitation was rain, it was expected to turn in- to snow flurries by the after- noon throughout the stale. The weatherman said accum- ulations, if any, would be small, exf.'pt for an Inch or two in the mountain areas. Tbe first sign of the coming winter snow was noted in the White Mountains Monday right at Franconia and Crawford Notches. discomfort to the school chfld, ii can cripple or kill babies before they are bom." Damage to unborn babies oc- curs in as many as hall of the pregnancies when mothers be- MMUNEATION Page J WARREN RUDMAN governor and Executive CouncO to seek an opinion from state Supreme Court on whether the job Rudmaa hoMs Is consti- tutional. In his own opinion, Pappagi- anis said, the governor's use of such a position is "unconstitu- lional, violates the statutes of New Hampshire, contravenes legislative intent and public po- licy, and creates a precedent that undermines public confi- dence and respect for the law." He noted that there is provi- sion for a governor to have an attorney who advises him on legislative matters in the years the legislature meets but that the job crtated for Rudman "compensated with public funds strikes at the vitals of our form of government." "An attorney Pap- pagianis said, "must be non- partisan, and must interpret the laws in accordance with legal principles, even though the noa- partisanship and the legal prin- ciples may lead to legal opin- PAPPAGIANIS Porter Wins Senate Race NASHUA TRUST has h a p p i I y been paying daily interest on 5% Time Deposit accounts si nee 1967. F.D.I.C. Republican Frederick A. Porter of victor yes- terday ia a' special election for the 12th Senate District seat He defeated Democrat Edward Conley of Greenfield, votes to 811. Porter succeeds Creeley S. Buchanan, also an Amherst Re- publican, who had resigned to become bead of the Federal Housing Authority in New Hamp- shire. Porter is an engineer at San- ders Associates, Inc., Nashua. Conley is a town selectman and nursing home operator. The overall tally represents less than 12 per cent of the voters in the 12th Senale District, which in- cludes Nashua's Wards 1 and 2, and II area towns. The vole Mows: Porter Conley Nashua, Ward 1....IM 68 Nashua, Ward 2 2M 35 Merrimack......... It 93 HoUis 23 Greenfield 82 M Temple 40 11 FREDERICK A. PORTER Amherst ...........307 Brookline 67 Lyndeboro 45 Hilford............ 154'. Mont Vemon Wilton.............. 4S Mason.............. 15 Totals ..IKS 61 41 U 241 39 63 J 811 RICH'S Camera Department Turnpike Plara Cfaig "f" Control CASSETTE RECORDER with any Cassette Tape only '69 Chevrolets CARS TRUCKS Doily Rentals as low as r day Coll Teri 888-1121 MacMuMn Chevrolet   

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