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   Abilene Reporter-News, The (Newspaper) - September 3, 1970, Abilene, Texas                                gftflene WITHOUT OR WITH OFFENSE TO FRIENDS OR FOES WE SKETCH YOUR WORLD EXACTLY AS IT Byron 90TH YEAR, K'Q, 79 PHQtsE 673-4271 ABILENE, TEXAS, 79604, THURSDAY EVENING, SEPTEMBER 3, PAGES IN FOUR SECTIONS Legendary Lombard! Dies inds for Green Bay Dynasty Builder lOc SUNDAY Aaaciatcd Press By TOM SEPI'Y Associated Press Sprjrls Writer WASHINGTON (AP) Vin- ccul Thomas Lombardi, who be- came a lengendary figure by building the (ircen Day Packers inlo a world clianipion pro loot- ball dynasty, died early today in Georgetown University Hospital of cancer. Tlie 57-year-old Lombardi, head coach, executive vice pres- ident and part owner of Ihe Redskins at the Mora on Pg. 6C time of his death, .underwent. surgery June 27 during which a tumor, said to be non-malig- nant, and two (eel of colon were removed. One month -later lie underwent what was described as "assitional surgery" at Ihe hospital. A spokesman at [lie hospital said Lombard! succumbed at a.m. EOT, his wife, Marie, at his side. Lombardi, an awesome task- master with his players, lived by the motto: "Winning isn't Ihe big thing. It's Ihe only thing." And no one ever doubled il. He arrived at Green flay, Wis., population in 1959 one year after Ihe Packers had posted a miserable 1-10-1 record, their worst ever. lie said he was "no miracle ycl forged a 7-5 record during his firsl season, won the divisional championship the fol- lowing year, and (hen proceeded to capture National Football League titles in 1961, 1962, 1965, 1966, and 1967. His Packers also won the first two .Super Bowls against American Football League learns. His nine-year coaching record at Green Day was 83-23-4. After becoming the first man in Ihe NFL playoff history ever to win three straight champion- ships, he retired as a coach to Exempt Foundation Set Up n Uses 'System' to Avoid Tax By JEAN H1CLLUK AssociHtcd Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) Yip- pie leader Jerry Rubin, using the laws of "the system" he seeks to destroy, has .set up a (ax-exempt foundation to shield a major portion of his income from federal lax collectors. The foundation, called Ihe So- cial Education Foundation and also known as tne Jerry Rubin Fund, holds the copyright on Rubin's best-selling, revolution- preaching bonk, "Do Pro- ceeds from the book go to the foundation and are thereby pro- tected from income tax assess- ments. Among oilier things, the Rub- In hook calls on young people to leave iheif homes, burn their schools anil create a new socie- ty. Legal papers filed with the In- ternal Revenue Service say the foundation world, among other things, use its funds for "relief of the poor, distressed and un- derprivileged Lessen the burdens of government dc- .fend human and civil rights se- cured by law and make awards to citizens who render conspicuous service to the com- munity." The foundation, however, is 3Vz months delinquent in filing a mandatory tax statement, with IRS. The foundation was incorpo- rated in New York in May 19119. The solo trustee is Nancy S. Kurshnn, identified in the past as Rubin's wife. How much money Rubin and oilier benefactors have shoveled into the foundation could not be determined. The tax statements of tax-exempt foundations arc public records, but Rubin's foundation has not filed any lax statement. And his literary agent and lawyer aren't saying how much he's made. "We have a normal Carl Brandt, Rubin's New York literary agent said in a telc- plione interview. "Simon Schuster (publishers of "Do send over Ihe proceeds, I take my tee off the top and for- ward the rest to the foundation's mailing address." Brandl would not divulge the address. Rubin's lawyer, Abraham L. Wax, would say even less. "Write me a he told a reporter. Nor could any more be learned from Sidney M. Gcwan- ler, I lie lawyer who look care of tile legal papciwork selling up the foundation. "I helped them form lie said. "That's all I know. I don't have anything more to do with it." The foundation papers filed last year say the organization had assets of when formed. Rubin, convicted with four other members of the Chicago 7 in connection with Ihe violent demonstrations in Chicago at the 1968 Democratic National Convention, could not be reached for elaboration. Rep. William Schcrle, R-lowa, who first heard of the founda- tion, called il "a disgrace and an affront to the ordinary law- abiding citizens of this country that a man like Rubin should he granted a tax haven for the profits of his propaganda. Tlie director of the IKS should re- voke his lax exemption. "We should not be forced to subsidize our own destruction with our own taxes." Wisconsin U. Bombing Crashes Down' On other of Accused Pair MADISON, Wis. (AP) "I feel like the whole world has kind of crashed down around said .Donald Armstrong, father of two young men ac- cused of bombing a mathemat- ics building at Hie University of Wisconsin. A research chemist was killed in the Aug. 24 blast, three per- sons were injured and damage lo Ihe building, the Army Math- ematics Research Center, was heavy. Related Story, Pg. t-l) Wednesday the FBI filed an affidavit in U.S. District Court charging two o[ Armstrong's sons and two other young men in (he bombing. The Armstrongs are Karellnn, 22, and Dwiglit, 19, the others, David S. Fine, 18, of Wilmington, Del., and Leo F. Hurt, 22, Havcrtown, Pa. Karleton Armstrong, the affi- davit said, rented a trailer, MPs Wounded 'Gun Battle' By JAY SIIARBUTT Associated Press Writer SAIGON (AP) Three U.S. military policemen were wound- ed today in what officials de- scribed as a "fiun battle" that erupted during a new disturb- ance between South Vielnamese police and disabled war veter- ans. Spokesmen for Ihe veterans' group claimed that one of their number was killed and two olh- ers wounded by U.S. Military Police. There was no confirma- tion of this from any official sources. Vietnamese combat police sealed off a major intersection in Cholon, Saigon's Chinese sec- tor, and began a search of apartments and olher buildings for the to be batlled with the MPs. The incident apparently was triggered when two disabled ve- Jittery Lubbock Has Alert Again By THE ASSOCIATED PRKSS "Residents of the Uibbock area, still jittery over a devastating tornado .there in Mr.y, went through another storm alert Wednesday night. Appearance of a twister about three miles west of Ropesville in the middle of a giant thun- derstorm prompted Ihe special warning. It was cancelled after an hour as the funnel cloud dis- appeared without touching ground. Thunderstorms moved through the western third of the stale while heavy rains and threaten- ing weather of MID past three days eased off elsewhere. Reforc the downpours slopped, however, as much as 3.60 inch- es of rain drenched Ihe College Station area Wednesday. Nwlcr- land, in the Beaumont-Port Ar- Ihur .area, measured 2.57 and Dallas 2. Most of the stale warmed a bit. Top leniperalurcs ranged from 98 degrees at El Paso down to 83 at Tyler. Flood crests slill rolled down some rivers as a result of del- uges dating hack to Tuesday, when 7.96 inches poured down at 7.30 in Ihe national seashore area near Corpus Christ, 6.50 at Edna and 585 at Columbus. The Weather Bureau said the Navidad River level at Ganatlo was exjwclcd lo reach 28 feel, or seven feet above flood stage, to- day, and the Lavaca River at Edna was expected lo his 25 feel, four above flood state. lerans had an altercation with police and stole a police jeep, witnesses said. Six U.S. MPs were members members of combined Ameri- can-Vietnamese police patrols which answered a trouble call, the U.S. Command said, and came under fire. The first patrol was fired on from a rooftop and one Ameri- can was shot through both legs, the command said. As Ihe sec- ond patrol arrived, grenades were thrown down and another American was wountled. The third MP suffered a minor arm wound. The command said the MPs took cover in a building where they fired their weapons in Ihe air, a spokesman said. Another U.S. official said earlier they look part in a "gun battle." According In Ihe command, the MPs stayed under cover un- til national police reached them. One of the MPs, Sgl. Patrick McShane, 26, Lehigh Acres, Fla., who was slightly wounded in one arm, said he had seen a grenade tossed down at them from a building and dove for cover, then heard gunfire. Olhcr MPs said they heard two or three grenade blasts. Thc South Vietnamese veter- ans claimed that the Military Police had fired first. The incident was the latest in a continuing scries of disturb- ances involving Ihe disabled ve- terans, who have agitated for several vi- quest of improved government benefits. "WEATHER U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE ESSA WEATHER BUREAU IWealkir Map, Pg. 1 A) ABILENE AND VICINITY (tt-mila radiui) Clear lo panry cloudy Thursday Friday wllh a rTHjh bold dttys near 9j ard a fnw Thursday nkjtil near 70. Irom Ihe south IS-M m.p.h. Hkrfi And low [w 14 houri ending al 9 A.m.: 91 and 76. ard Jew for samt period [ail 19 and 71. Suniel lasl nlgMr 8-.D3 p.m. S'jnrlie today: 7JJ a.m. swiiel tonight: p.m. Aug. 16, purchased pounds of nitrogen fertilizer three days later. The fertilizer and gasoline can be mixed to make an explo- sive. The Armstrong's father, reached at home, said the fami- ly was of course npset but he would have no further comment other than that tliey felt the world WHS crashing in on them. He is a buyer for a firm lhat manufactures machine tools. He and his wife, Ruin, and two oth- er children live in a middle- class neighborhood on the city's North Side. Karleton has not lived at home for the last two years and, Dwight has been living for some time with Karleton. The elder of the two has been a student, is known lc speak Spanish, report- ed to be a vegetarian and has worked in the pact as a lalhe op- erator, security guard, railroad switchman and assemhlyline worker. Dwight has boon em- ployed as a dishwasher, chef and mechanic. He dropper! out of high school before graduat- ing. A resident of a fraternity house where Karlelon lived for a year on Ihe University of Wis- consin campus said of him: "Me wanted to be in on it (radical- he thought it was Ihe wave of Ihe future in the fall of he seemed lo develop into a radical but il seemed like an off-the-cuff soil of thing." But anotiiCr fraternity mem- ber had a somewhat different view. "Karl never impressed me as a dedicated he said. "He would go lo rallies, a few SOS meetings, like we all do once in a while. "He didn'l preach to Ihe rest of us. He just sort of made com- ments, like a lot of people do, like 'kill the pigs.' serve as general manager of the Packers. He later was lo de- scribe the one-ycnr off-tho-Iiclii as the worst 12 months of his life. Lombardi joined Ihe Washing- Ion Redskins, a team that hadn't had a winning season in 14 years and hadn't won a divi- sional championship in 27, in February of 1060. "I hope to he a winner Ihe first he lold his first news conference in the nation's capital. The record during his initial Redskins victories, 5 losses and 2 lies, was almost idcnlial to the mark he made during his first Green Bay sea- son. It also kept intact Uimhiirdi's record of never having a losing season in 10 years of pro fool- ball. A native of New York, where he was born June 11, 1313, the S-fnol-7, 170-pound barrelled- chested Lombardi played his collegiate football Fordham University. He played guard and was one of (he famed Seven Blocks of Granite in the middle 1030s. After coaching and teaching at St. Cecelia High School in Kn- glewood, N'.J., he became line coach at Fordham. In 1948, Lombardi was named assislanl lo Earl "Red" Filaik al West Point. He left the U.S. Mil- itary Academy in 1054, to join the New York Giants under Jim Lee Howell as offensive line coach. In four years with Ihe Giants, they won two divisional lilies and one world champion- ship. When he was named head coach of Ihe Packers in 1953, lyombaidi said: "A good fool- ball learn is my No. 1 job and I am keeping that in mind al all limes. "I canno! make any predic- tions on whal kind of learn I'll have. Bui I know this much: You will be proud of Ihe team because I will be proud of the learn." Lombardi was summing up his own philosophy. Along with pride, he stressed love and dedicalion. For his players, this totaled up to hard work, sacrificing success. He often said one of his Inugh- cst jobs al both Green Bay and Washington was to do away with a defeatist aUilmte. "De- featists won't be with Ihe club very he said. Lombarcli drove his players unmercifully. Some- may have feared him or haled didn'l really matter lo Ixunlwr- di. Rul they all rcspoclr-fl him. "He gives you confidence." said Bart Starr, his Green Bay quarterback. "He gives you the proper menial allilutlc. and I think that's 30 per cent of il." Sonny .Inrgcnscn, his Wash- ington quarterback, said of Lombard! during the 1369 sea- Sec CAHKKR, J'fi. 3-A NEWS INDEX 2 Men to Profanity Ruii AmuscrrcnK 3D Business Noles ICC Bridge 5D Clarified 7-IOD Comic s 6D Editorials 20 Horoscope 93 Hospital Patients........2A. Obituaries 3A Sports 6-5C To Ycur Gccd Health 88 TV Log 5C Women's Nevis.......2-6B KNOXVILLE, Twin. (AP) Two young Knoxville men say they will appeal a judge's deci- sion sentencing them to 20 days in the Knox County Workhouse tor using profanity the night President Nixon spoke al the Billy Graham Crusade. City Court Judge Jesse Butler Wednesday .sentenced Charles Conrad Browne Jr., 19, and Ter- ry Reynolds, 2.1, lo the work- house terms on disorderly con- duct charges stemming from Nixon's visit May 28. Browne and Reynolds asked that the charges be dismissed on grounds Ihal the .slate's new- ly crcalcd disorderly conduct (AP Wlrcpnolo) LOA1HARDI AT FICISRUAUY N'EWS CONFERENCE upon appuinlmeril as Washington Redskin coach statute is unconslitulional. But- ler denied their motions. Browne was accused of car- rying a profane sign at the cru- sade and Reynolds was charged with shouting obscenities while Nixon spoke to a crowd of about About 40 persons, including Browne and Reynolds, were ar- rested during or after Nixon's appearance al Ihe evangelist's crusade on Ihe University of Tennessee campuc. Most of them were charged with disrupting a religions serv- ice, a misdemeanor under relate law. The majority of the case? arc being investigated by  nu. A. Now ihrown us challenge, wouldn't up for anything. .Sionnor is 1111 Inne'-r chairman nf the Vnmig republicans- Missouri chairman is now .1. Nick Gray, 320 W. Cooper St., Maiy- villp, Mo. IM-CT.' We've contacted just Khntil Democrat in Texas and none have heard of the Texas Federation of Yniii-.g Dcmncra'.s. Would you seltic for the Young Democrats of Texas? Write them in care of Ronald Clnvver, 1212 Camp St., Dallas, Tex. 75202. A Young Democrats Club is organizing nghl now in Abilene, age limils 16-.16. Its first meeting is 9 at 8 p.m.. Windsor Hotel, or call Eddie Elmorc at Address questions (o Action Line. Box 30, Abilene, Texas T96D1- Names will not he iisril but questions must he slRiied ami addresses given. I'ieass Include, telephone numbers if possible. COLOR A DO CITY After deliberating five hours Wednesday without reaching a jurors in the Robert Monleilh murder trial were having the testimony of a key slate's witness read back lo them at mid-morning Thursday. The r.ll-male jury was to then resume i's deliberations and, under 'order of .fudge Austin MrCloud, will remain locked up until a verdict is readied. McCLOUD sent the jury lo bed at p.m. Wednesday after jurors had requested the testimony of Dr. Herman Schaffer, Abilene pediatrician who attended three- month-old Stephanie Monteith before her death on Jan. 17. Criminal Disl. Ally. Ed Paynter has contended that Montcith caused the infant's death by healing her with his 1'Mmls o'n .Ian. 10. Monloilh's 18-year-old wife, Judy, had been charged loo until charges against her were suddenly dropped Tuesday. Dr. Schaifer had testified Monday thai, in his medical opinion, the baby's death was caused by a s U bd u r a 1 (bleeding inside the skull causing pressure on Ihe l.rain) anil brain damage brought about by blows on Ihe mandible j a w area approximately one week before. THE STATE conlends that that opinion concidcs with Montcilh's admission that he "lapped" Ihc infant lightly on Ihe checks and jaw on Jan. 10. M'inleilh and his wife both tcslificd that he accidentally dropped Ihe child on her head on Jan. 13, and defense attorneys tontend Ihal this fall, and not Ihe alleged beating, was the of death. The jury has four choices for a verdict: guilty of murder with malice aforethought, guilty of murder without malice afrrclhought, guilty of aggravated assault, or not guilty. Monteith is charged with ''murder with malice and Paynter is seeking the death penalty. THE OTHKH TWO offenses of which Monleilh could be found guilty are "lesser included and carry ranges of punishment much less extreme. "Aggravated assault" is a misdemeanor offense and carries a jail term ana line, but no.prison term.   

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