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Winona Daily News (Newspaper) - July 29, 1969, Winona, Minnesota Fair to Partly Cloudy and a Little Warmer WINONA DAILY NEWS TOMORROW SUN RISES SETS NEW MOON AUG 13 of Publication WINONA MINNESOTA 55987 TUESDAY JULY 29 1969 TEN CENTS PER COPY Livestock Scale Wanted Classified Section J SECTIONS JO PAGES Billion Budget Surplus Is Discovered WASHINGTON U The Nixon administration suddenly and perhaps with hit of em- has surprisingly found the federal had 3.1 billion budget last year The bonana which came aft nf administration predictions that Ihc surplus would be less then a billion riol lars resulted from income tha was higher and outlays tha were lower lhan Ihc fledgling administration expected las January Preliminary figures issued Monday by the Treasury De- and Bureau of the Budget showed re- of hillion and out- lays of billion for fiscal year 1969 which ended June 30 The surplus caused some Democrats in the Senate to comment that the case for extending the In- come tax surcharge had been weakened Sen John J Williams t leading supporter of sion said he administration is using a new budget basis which counts things as Social Security payments Without the change he said there would have been a deficit The most puzzling clement of the unexpectedly large surplus was why there was no advance notice As late as last week Un- of the Treasury Charles E Walker predicted a surplus of a little mora than a billion DURING VIETNAM VISIT Report Nixon Thieu To Confer Wednesday SHOW OF HANDS President Nixon responds to a show of hands at the U S Embassy in Bangkok where a large crowd of American residents nf the Thai capital gathered Tuesday for the visiting U.S chief executive AP BANGKOK AP President Nixon will visit South Vietnam Wednesday and confer with President Nguyen Van Thieu responsible sources reported day Details of Nixon's visit to the war zone were shrouded in rity precautions and White House spokesmen would give no confirmation But neither would I hey deny the report It was expected that the ident would he in Vietnam only TASK FORCE FORMED Intensify Michigan Search ANN ARBOR Mich on A special task force of 25 tives from five police agencies today mounted an intensified search for the killer or killers of seven young women slain over the past two years Formation of the task force was the latest move in a manhunt which in re- cent days has unsuccessful attempt to rap the killer of the latest tim by placing a department story dummy at the site where her body was found posses scouring the woodlands around Ann Ar- bor and Ypsilanti in search of clues to the spot where the girl was killed computerized search for a mysterious young motorcyclist with whom the latest victim Karen Sue 18 an Eastern Michigan University freshman was last seen Miss nude and battered body was found day night more than three days after she disappeared She was the eighth young woman slain In the Ann area in the past two years and the seventh in a string of unsolved and possibly related killings A laborer has been charged in one of the eight killings and lice have discounted his possible role in the other seven William F Delhey aw County prosecutor in charge of coordinating the manhunt said the task force consists of detectives from the police de- of Ann Arbor lanti Eastern Michigan Univer sity the Michigan Stale Police and the Washtenaw Count Sheriff's department The detectives will also hav 25 administrative workers as signed to help them Delhey said an attempt t trap Miss killer Sa by placing a store mannequin where he body was found had been unsui twice visited bases in Thailand and Vietnam stopping each time in Vietnam at the ul- American base at It was believed that Nixon would prefer some other ing place perhaps even on This would impose extra precautions but with he war in a lull it was believed that a visit to the South capital was possible The President's second day in few hours Meanwhile Nixon's tup ary and diplomatic officials in aigon flew to Bangkok today to the situation in Vietnam ith the President Amid conferences on ast Asian security with the of Thailand Nixon an of the war with U.S Ellsworth Bunker and Creighton Abrams Jr he of U.S forces in Vietnam Nixon has said these talks would influence his thinking on withdrawals of U.S roops and his assessment of the significance of the battlefield ull in Vietnam now in its sixth week Nixon's published schedule for Wednesday is blank until the evening when Prime Minister Thanom Kittikachorn gives dinner for the President and Mrs Nixon White House spokesmen and American military sources re- mained silent on the possibility of a Vietnam trip during the day but there were no denials of the rising speculation There was also possibility that Nixon would drop in on one of the six big U.S bases in land to speak to the troops President Lyndon B Johnson Bangkok began with i visit from Gen Jesus M Vargas Philippine secretary genera the Southeast Asia Treaty Then Nixon to Government House and met with Prime Minister Thanom Foreign Minister man and Air Marshal one of the most powerful members of governing military clique Significance of Flight Felt by Apollo Crewmen HUMPHREY SAYS ABM Doesn't Bother Soviets WASHINGTON AP bert H Humphrey jays Soviet leaders indicated to him much more concern about American development of offensive siles than deployment of the Safeguard antimissile system The 1968 Democratic nominee said in an inter- view after a visit to the Soviet Union the Russians are less concerned about the ABM than about our offensive ons the MIRVS multiple re-entry The former vice president said he favors continued re- search on the Safeguard ABM but opposes deployment Senate opponents have con- tended ABM deployment might cause the Russians to shun arms limitation talks The ABM is only he said If we step up our de- fenses they feel they have to step up their offensive weapons But it is our offensive missiles that worry them most He said Russian concern over differences with China and their own economic and social needs requires them to think in erms of a belter relationship with the United are open to discussions But be Russia is mora Russian than communistic and it moves ly There are contesting forces at work There is a power gle and no une can predict what will On other matters Humphrey said he is seriously ing returning to the political wars by seeking election to the Senate from Minnesota next year Humphrey said he the American position on inter- national cooperation in space the Middle East Vietnam ant arms control with Soviet Pre mier Alexei Kosygin In with scientists editors and others Humphrey said he found universal interest in reaching an agreement in arms control talks Battlefield Strategy Is Modified ON GUARD An Eastern Michigan biology professor is watched over by her man Shepherd dog as she takes a break from classes in Ypsilanti Coed Karen battered body was found Saturday the eighth young woman found murdered in the Arbor area in two years AP HOUSE MOVE IS BLOCKED Surtax Extension Showdown Ahead WASHINGTON AP A fast approaching congressional showdown over extension of the present income tax withholding rates may decide the fate of President Nixon's surtax House leaders tried Monday to put through a 15 day sion of he withholding rates to include the 10 per cent surtax levy but were blocked by a move Another attempt to get a vote Predicts Drop In Beef Prices WASHINGTON A lop Nixon administration farm economist con- sumers soon may be paying less for beef but some in- dustry spokesmen say the day of per pound round steak is gone forever Dr Don chief economist for the ment of Agriculture said he sees hope for a cooling of retail prices as the result of cattle prices dropping troni their early June peak which was an ord The price lias come down at farm level and sometimes those things don't work us promptly as should but my anti- would he that we'd see and have seen some on Ilic retail Paarlberg said in an interview Contrary forecasts cams from an industry man declining to be who said retailers will not drop prices because of what he sees as small or short-term declines in live cattle prices Really 1 think anybody in this can ever again expect to see round steak again and not less lhan about for the try man said Last December ers paid an average of a pound for choice sirloin steak In June after months nf rising cattle prices the meal cosl Mrs age Housewife m the resolution was planned Mansfield was not encouraging or today or Wednesday The urtax expired June 30 but Con- gress previously extended the ay check withholding rales midnight Thursday A passed by the House nd approved by the Senate nance Committee would ue the per cent surtax the nal six months of this year and lower it to 5 per cent for the first six months of 1970 Even if the withholding sion clears the House it could run into trouble in the Senate where Republicans are seeking lime In negotiate with crats for action on he surtax it- self But the response Monday by Senate Democratic leader Mike to the administration He said he would be reluctant to bring up the ing resolution unless the licans including top tion officials would agree to a compromise package worked out in the Senate Democratic Policy Committee This called for a surcharge extension while the Senate works on a big tax re- form now being drafted in the House Ways and Means Committee The Republicans rejected this last week and heir ar- gument Monday hat a full year's extension is to fight inflation Mansfield replied lhat the siir tax was getting more and more unpopular on his side of the aiste And he said if the holding rales are not extended by Thursday it seemed likely the surtax would die and be be- yond resurrection Other Democrats supporting his argument said the charge had been in fight against inflation way Some Democrats said they felt the cal 1969 budget surplus an- Monday made the case for the surtax somewhat er The surplus was reported at billion hillion more SAIGON AP U.S com- manders in Vietnam have fied their battlefield strategy of maximum pressure in recent weeks to a strategy of limited response tp enemy tactics U.S sources said today Termed protective he new strategy is de- signed to hold U.S casualties down and dates from about the time he current battlefield lull began nearly six weeks ago We are not abandoning the maximum pressure concept but this certainly does represent a change in Baid one source The new strategy is being plied primarily in the 3rd Corps tactical zone which include gon and the 11 provinces around it the area in which most of the fighting has occurred since the lull began June 18 The sources said that one im- portant aspect of the shift in strategy is hat while sance and ambush patrols and other small units are continuing to circulate freely in the field large-scale forces are now dis- patched only in response to in- data that indicates good chance of meeting the my Meanwhile U.S troops swept a familiar battleground west of Saigon today in search of North Vietnamese stragglers from the sharpest fight the Americans have reported in more lhan a month The U.S Command said 3 en- emy soldiers were killed in a thrust day into the often contested SPACE CENTER Houston Wi The Apollo H men have been reflecting on the significance of their mentous mission and ha place they will take in tory a spokesman tined with them reports As you know they are not outspoken he said But they feel the significance of what they have done John McLeaish public fairs officer for the al Aeronautics and Space Administration told a news conference this Monday night McLeaish is one of 14 sons lodged in the lunar receiving laboratory here with Neil A Armstrong win E Aldrin Jr and Mi- chael Collins They will he released from quarantine Aug II if they have not developed any illness and if nothing ful has been found in the rocks they brought back from the moon The rocks collected by Armstrong and Aldrin when they explored the lunar surface July 20 are being examined in an- other section of the tory The astronauts today con- clude what is known as a first debriefing in which they report general Impressions of things that occurred during the eight day mission Generally they discuss operations o various spacecraft tems On Thursday tha men meet with key Apollo officials to begin several days of more detailed dis- McLeaish said that day they discussed the lunar orbit and landing phases of the flight Armstrong reported engine of the lunar Eagle kicked up consider able dust as it settled ia for a touchdown This reduced visibility but did not the landing It was not McLeaish said of the dust He also reported strong and Aldrin talked about the in a crater which had been reported earlier strong said the controls had them zeroed in on the craggy area and be took manual control of the Eagle to steer to i smoother spot a away The astronauts also re- ported that working in tha moon's gravity field was much easier than working in zero G or trw weightless world of an biting ship They reported one dis- MacLeish said It tended to produce cular laziness Doctors reported the continued in lent health And why shouldn't cows he asks Taffy They're ed by that high-priced beef When you're choosing a wife says the cynic try to imagine how she'd look if she didn't have blonde hair Definition of a The only thing that's not afraid of a teenager is a hot rod Sometimes it's the guy with cold feet who has enough sense to slay out of hot wa- ler area known as the Citadel It is 25 miles from Saigon U.S officers said documents found afterward indicated the fight spoiled plans for a series of attacks on American and artillery bases The Infantry Division threw more lhan troops along with tanks and armored personnel carriers into long fight Three Americans were killed lhan the April estimates made in and H wounded the U.S Com- I reported For more laughs see Earl Wilson on Page Wisconsin Traffic Toll Reaches 560 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS A County raised Wisconsin's deaths toll to 560 today com pared with 653 on the same dat last year Mrs Marily Healh 30 o Spring Grove III died when her car collided with a Iruck on Highway 50 Dela Portugal Rejects Censure LISBON AP Portugal ejected a Security Council censure charging that ons in a Zambian village June 30 In an air attack rom he Portuguese territory of Mozambique The Foreign Ministry said Jn i communique Monday night hat there are no any kind of against Portugal because bia's complaints have been proved during the On the com- said gations against Zambia proved and not denied in he curity Council Portugal claims Zambia It providing sanctuary to African rebels fighting in Mozambique and An- gola African and Asian sponsored the censure tion and Ihc Security Council approved it Monday tin United States Britain and Spain abstained WEATHER WINONA AND VICINITY Fair lo cloudy and Mariner 6 Stores First Mars Telecast little warmer through day tonight high Wednesday Outlook Temperatures a PASADENA Calif m start transmitting the pictures Mariner 6 has clicked its is at Mars snapping ami ing or transmission lo night the first 33 of a long series of pictures which may show lie above normal with chance of i can 011 hc planet The space probe look its LOCAL Official observations for Ihc U hours ending at 12 m Maximum 83 minimum 58 noon HO precipitation none photograph al p.m COT Monday said Ihc camera was working well activated cameras Mariner G was scheduled stalled instruments de- more lhan million io at p.m Vice President Spiro T new who as head of dent's Spare Advisory Council advocates manned exploration of Mars arranged lo be al Jcl Propulsion Laboratory to watch the photographs come in The same radio commands signed to measure the surface temperature of Mars and to analyze the chemical make-up of its Ihin The quality of initial lures will not he known until they reach carlh A spokesman said Monday night that signals from the spacecraft indicated the camera was erly aimed that light was ing lens and lhat a was being recorded on tape Mariner R carries a small computer which the and dark arpar of a scene inlo The numbers representing dots on a tele- vision screen are on tape for later transmission to the oratory here where a computer translates them into an image The first sequence of 33 lures lakon at distances ing from to Wiles disc of Ibe They are expected to have tle more detail than made with carlh tele- scopes will show all of the planet as it rotates during approach Much sharper pictures with details as small as 300 across are in be taken day night as Mariner fi flici rom Mars will show the within miles of Mars
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