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Winona Daily News (Newspaper) - August 9, 1972, Winona, Minnesota Partly sunny and warmer through Thursday Winona Daily News J WINONA MINNESOTA 55987 WEDNESDAY AUGUST 9 1972 Ml I i w Cheer opening swings at GOP 30 Pages IS Democrats approve Shriver HAPPINESS Sargent Shriver kisses his wife Eunice Tuesday delivering his acceptance speech to the Democratic National Committee in Washington Shriver is now Sen George vice presidential running male AP By PEGGY SIMPSON WASHINGTON AP In a unity show the Democrats have handed their vice presidential nomination to Sargent Shriver and cheered the ticket's opening swings at President Nixon and Vice President Spire T Agnew I'm not embarrassed to be George McGovern's seventh choice for vice Shriver said Tuesday after the Democratic National Committee added him to the ticket We Democrats may be short of money We're not short of talent Think ol the comparison and then you can pity poor Mr first and only choice was Spiro Agnew The Democrats loved it If we have used valuable lime in the selection of a vice presidential McGovern said the nation must wish the Republicans had made their choice wilh greater care And thus the lines were drawn again this lime With McGovern teamed with Shriver in place of Sen Thomas F Eagleton of Missouri who withdrew last week after dis- closing that he had undergone shock treatment for mental depression in the McGovern and Shriver were lo try and sustain the mentum at a unity luncheon today with members of the Democratic National which winds up its extra- ordinary three-day meeting today with some ordinary ness In addition Latin and women's caucuses were to meet separately with McGovern to air grievances that their favorite being represented in his In the balloting Shriver was given of the authorized votes It appeared he might be elected unanimously But then Missouri Gov Warren Hearnes cast his 73 voles for and Oregon cast four of its 74 votes for maverick Democrat Wayne who is trying for a back Guam had nobody present and its three votes weren't counted Shriver 56 former director of Ihc Peace Corps and of program a former ambassador to France and a Kennedy in-law outlined the Democratic campaign in accepting the We intend lo go out and ask of our young people not just to protest against inadequate schools but to teach dren not just lo complain aboul the quality of law ment but to enlist in our overburdened police forces and to join the staffs of prisons not just lo make speeches about the Third World but to serve abroad in a revived Peace Corps not just to talk aboul love but lo work wilh the re- the elderly the lonely he ill the blind and lions of hungry children on this planet This is what America at ils best has said That is what we will be again Continued on page Ha col 1 Democrats approve S mauled Reds triumph near Saigon SAIGON AP Hundreds of South Vietnamese rangers have replaced government men badly mauled in a series of ambushes only 17 miles east of Saigon Officers in the field said 58 of the militiamen were near Kompong Trabek The four crewmen and 10 to 15 gees from the besieged cial capital of Rieng were reported killed In air war North DO ui uie were killed and 55 wounded in the Vietnam a flight of U.S jets fighting Monday and Tuesday The Rangers moving on foot by helicopters were maneuvering io get behind the estimated 250 North ese and Viet Cong in the Binh Song rubber plantation east of Highway 15 The enemy forces ambushed platoon of South Vietnamese militiamen on a patrol Monday along a dirt road between the village of Binh Son and Long Thanh The North Vietnamese with mines mortars and rocket grenades then cut into the militiamen who were poured in to reinforce the trol The fighting tapered off by Tuesday night but the enemy forces held its position despite U.S and South Vietnamese bombing officers said Officers said it was the gest action in Long Thanh dis- in two years and the first time during that period that the North Vietnamese and Viet Cong had stayed and fought Previous enemy attacks were by forces on a basis the officers said In Cambodia Cambodian forces still holding part of the town of Kompong Trabek 85 miles west of Saigon drove back a north Vietnamese tank and infantry assault after standing a rockel and mortar barrage the Cambodian command said It said the Cambodians de- three North Vietnamese tanks The Cambodians are being supported by U.S bombers and U.S and Cambodian have claimed 24 Soviet tanks knocked out since Sunday in the battle for Kompong bek more than half of them by U.S bombers The Cambodian command also reported lhat one of ils helicopters loaded with gees was shot down Tuesday flashed bombs onto the bridge at Thanh Hoa and knocked out that important link in North Vietnam's supply network for in three Force an- the second time the Air Pilots from the carrier Sara toga struck -in Haiphong area and their main target was the Hong Gai ship repair yard 22 miles northeast of Hai phong Approval Board ol Commissioners Tuesday afternoon approved plans for a group home for juvenile delinquents here and authorized the committee studying ject to apply for federal story page Candidate Minnesota Stale Rep Richard Fitzsimons will give up his influential post in the House and attempt to cap- lure a seal story page Ha Ended Kim Powell loved the romantic lure the sea and set mil with his family for an voyage in a made boal Two months ter dream appears tered on a reet in the my page No predictions on House vote on mandate By JIM ADAMS WASHINGTON AP Pressures heightened on both sides today as the House moved toward a vola on an mandate coupled to a Neither side was ing whether antiwar amendment would survive although both friends and foes conceded the House could echo the Senate and vote down the entire Again the lineup was loo close to predict I think the is in danger whatever we said Speaker Carl Albert Passage of the measure hinges on the amendment ing withdrawal of all U.S forces from Indochina by the end the turn for release of ican prisoners ami a ed cease-fire lo assure safe withdrawal of American forces The measure is one of Iwo ments before Congress The other stronger one would cut off all funds for U.S war operations and provide for U.S withdrawal from all parts of Indochina ex- cept Thailand within four months if Hanoi releases American prisoners and counts for GIs missing in action The Senate passed he milder amendment then killed the lo which it was attached Bui in a quick around Senate passed the provision and also the tagon procurement it Because the House version of that ed no language package was to a House Senate conference where il may languish out action The House Ihen became the forum as doth sides step- ped up their lobbying The counter pressure drives were being conducted by Republicans under GOP Leader Gerald R Ford and by a coalition of antiwar congressmen and peace The mandate originally carried a line of Oct 1 bul backers announced during opening debate Tuesday that they will move to change it to Dec 31 to keep the issue of the election DEMOCRATIC TICKET Democratic presidential nominee Sen George McGovern holds his new running male's hand high in the air in a victory pose after the Democratic National Committee approved the nomination of Sargent Shriver Tuesday night in Washington AP Catholics in North Ireland protest policy No action seen this year Senate sends no-fault back to committee BELFAST AP Gunfire explosions and massive Ey LENGEL v WASHINGTON AP jus I as able gave Northern Senate has sent back to Judiciary Ireland a tumultuous day a to establish a This is a real Wow at the 17 lawyers on Commerce are I no-fault Allstate and LI opposed A large segment of the UOJ m u is a real mow ai ine lawyers profession is against Roman Catholic protest system of no-fault American concept against the British insurance said It affects The would do suits Buses were hijacked in fast and the border town Newry A action this year Everybody knows what this is all Sen pressure he added must have been strong is an gang of youths ren Magnuson E C train ager of the told Senate I'm for GRUESOME GAMES For many of Northern Ireland's children religious strife has brought the playground to the stricken streets Innocent childhood games have evolved inlo a deadly game of street warfare In this Londonderry children aunt a British soldier AP Activity on many fronts War on cancer moves ahead traffic accidents and would re- quire companies to promptly and automatically pay claims stopped a freight train Tm for Cach Lurgan and bombarded il with j I1 simple and for lost gasoline grenades j on the floor again in January British troops said they By a vole Tuesday night j The insurance industry was j The Iwo guerrilla gunmen in approved a on the measure jn premiums and capital and three soldiers were Roma biggest car insurer Stale j pays ou in slightly wounded to send the Farm neutral Such insurers jured 0 Several thousand Catholics to as Aetna and Nationwide favor 16 cem of actual losses through court tions according to a Trans- study Ten stales have adopted no- plans but only da and have laws which approached the eral goals in the i drivers in two years I have had a tion in bodily injury premiums took to the streets of Belfast at Judiciary for 4 he hour when the Brit- ish Army a year ago Sens Sam J Ervin Jr D- gan rounding up men suspected Marlow Cook and of being activists of the Irish Strom Thurmond ar- Republican Army j gued that objectionable In flic year since more S and Serious 700 men ff trial but the roundups did the on slon the IRA w Judiciary EDITORS This past February lation into to speed arid expand whal called a crusade against cancer Following is status re- port on that effort By FRANK CAREY WASHINGTON AP The federal tle against cancer is ing ahead on a variety of fronts from fresh money for new buildings lo efforts once largely left to medicine In the latest development the National Cancer tute has awarded lion in construction grants to 17 U.S Award of the soon to be announced formally means the first lime in most a decade government has provided funds for work in cancer field The cancer institute is ad- ministering the drive that seeks im- proved means of preventing controlling and curing all forms of cancer officials say cancer program costs will range from about a dime a day lo feed each of millions of oratory mice and rals to the to annual salaries for op researchers The building will provide new facilities ing from a research hospital for adult cancer in Boston lo a unique project at the University of New Mexico Medical School in Albuquerque says Dr George Jay of NCI At the New Mexico site a special unit will be built to prepare cancer patients for transport to Atomic Energy ly completed meson lory in Los Alamos 90 miles away There pioneer trials are planned of a new type of powerful ray lhat may be useful for treating cancer NCI already has ed award of a million contract to a private ical research firm to con- vert the former Army warfare laboratories at nearby Ft Detrick Md in- to a cancer research center and operate it for al least the first year The Detrick contract largest ever awarded by any arm of the ment's National of Health was obtained by Ulton Inc a sub- of Lillon Industries Inc The contract labeled is the first of ils kind in the history of the Department of and Welfare The contractor has no teed profit What he makes depends upon quality and effectiveness of his work up to a certain fixed ceiling Its tasks include ing literally of viruses known lo cause cancer in animals for use by researchers throughout the country according to Dr Robert Stevenson who will manage the Detrick Continued on page Ma col 0 War on cancer stop the IRA Nearly 300 are still held and the British re- leased 47 more Tuesday but the Catholics demand freedom for all and the end of the law Bombs and shots were heard J in the New and districts of Belfast The army said troops fired at and hit a in but the crowd dragged him away A mob tried to storm a police and army post in the Springfield Road and a burst sprayed its sandbag emplacements The ri- tried to ram the sandbags with a crane but the troops drove them off with rubber lets In he Falls Road another major Catholic precinct rioters dragged three buses and a truck across the street and set them ablaze Meanwhile Britain's trator for Northern Ireland William Whitelaw hurried lo London to confer with Prime Minister Edward Heath after two days of talks with leaders of the Social Democratic and Labor Party or SDLP the I ty of Northern Ireland's ate Catholics Bul Magnuson countered the Beyond Seams When it comes to ing slacks some women are trying to live beyond their scams The amount of sleep required by people varies except that they all need just five minutes more SUMMER SNOOZE What better way for a youngster to relax than to sleep on a carpet of green under a tree with the hot summer sun softly tillering through the branches This picture was made in bia AP
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