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Daily Tribune, The (Newspaper) - May 26, 1972, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin THE DAILY TRIBUNE Fifty-Eighth INFORMING THE SOUTH WOOD COUNTY AREA OF WISCONSIN Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin 54494 Friday May 26 1972 Single Copy 15 Centt Final accord reached on nuclear arms curb TOE THE LINE This Potomac River angler has an angle to beat a case of spring fever in Washington Judging from the bandage on his other toe the big one must have gotten away AP Wirephoto MOSCOW AP Tne United States and the Soviet Union reached final agreement day on a two-part agreement to limit the deployment of gic nuclear weapons the White House announced Signing of the accord was scheduled for a Kremlin mony late tonight following President Nixon's dinner for his Soviet hosts Nixon's press secretary ald L Ziegler said the accord was reached at a two-hour afternoon summit meeting with three top Soviet Communist party chief Leonid I President Nikolai V Podgorny and Premier Alexi N Kosygin The agreement culminates years of negotiations Word of a SALT agreement came after a day of reports of the for a Friday settlement One part of the agreement limiting defensive antiballistic missile sites in each country takes the form of a treaty sub- ject to ratification by the U.S Senate and was agreed upon first Under the terms of a com- executive agreement which will take effect without legislative action deployment of offensive nuclear missiles will be frozen at t h e present level so far as the United States is concerned The sians will be allowed to catch up with U.S lead in ing platforms The accord permits both countries to replace existing of- fensive missiles whether on land or aboard ships at sea with more sophisticated ons as technological advances permit At about the same time Tass reported the President and viet leaders had agreed to a joint commission to promote the development of mutually advantageous tions in trade It was the first break-through in difficult trade negotiations since the President arrived here Monday The creation of such a com- mission had been suggested be- fore the summit talks by some U.S trade officials because negotiations on settlement of Soviet World War 11 lease debts stood in the way of any broader trade agreements such as grain purchases from the United States by Russia plus U.S credits U.S summit negotiators had made no secret of their hopes for the signing tnis evening of the treaty and companion tive agreement to limit the de- ployment of nuclear missiles Gerard Smith and Vladimir Scmenov chief American and Soviet arms negotiators had been expected to arrive Thursday after successful con- of their talks in sinki But Smith postponed his departure from the Finnish capital and a source there said there was some little sticky last-minute problem Leonid Zamyatin the chief Soviet press spokesman for the summit talks told newsmen this did not indicate any major obstacles hud developed He said nad that been the case Smith and Semenov would have come to Moscow to put Uie sues before Nixon and the top Soviet leaders Some American observers suspected that the Nixon en- tourage would prefer to unveil me arms agreement in time for publication in the widely read Sunday morning newspapers back home and were ing to create an element of suspense after four days of signing ceremonies for ments concluded 10 days to three months ago Jury says death occurs only when brain dies Once-Over THE DAILY fl TRIBUNE These students won't be playing hooky SAYNER Wis CAP A class of 23 college students and three instructors are fishing for credits and fish today in waters near this Vilas County com- munity The fishing course offered to ents at College of DuPage Illinois junior college The class arrived Wednesday and plans to keep fishing until Sunday Students are going after walleye panfish and muskie but local anglers don't give them much chance of ob- A's or fish n the course Fishing is described as spotty at best Shuffle off to Kuala KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia AP The sian Islamic party kicked out a member of parliament because he would not give up performing a Malaysian dance called the No dancing is the rule for the Moslem party he told the party I love the jogel and cannol give it up Drought continues Lawns arc at a time of the year when they're normally greening Gardens are dry and dormant when they should be sprouting The reason is a drought now in its day That's the longest Wisconsin Rapids has gone without rain in May since 1954 when a dry spell lasted two weeks The spell could he broken or tomorrow if forecast for the northwest part of the state shift to Central Wisconsin Little temperature change is expected with lows tonight between 54 and 62 degrees highs Saturday between 85 and Sunday through Tuesday should be partly cloudy with a chance ol thunderstorms will continue on the warm side Sunday then cool off a bit Monday Thursday's temperatures here were a carbon copy of Wednesday's a high of SS and a low ol 56 State task force calls for legalization of marijuana MADISON Wis AP A citizen study group has con eluded a year of study with a recommendation mat Wisconsin legalize marijuana Neither debate nor comment preceded the vote day by the governor's Task Force on Offender tion The committee said the present approach 10 marijuana has largely been based on myth and misinformation The committee includes lip S McCullough Milwaukee County coordinator of ism and drug abuse Dr liam Crowley a Milwaukee psychiatrist Ingeborg Casey a University of Wisconsin and Elmer Cady warden of Waupun State on Wisconsin taxpayers have spent millions of dollars on en- forcement of the present mari- juana laws without reducing the number of users or ability of the their re- port said It is against the public inter- est to continue to drain the re- sources of our criminal justice system by attempting to en- force a system of laws that has done little more than create and maintain a black market that generates and subsidies criminal it added Trie task force's vote with four abstentions was split ther than most of the task force's votes on controversial proposals The panel recommended that a study be undertaken on how the state could more effectively minimize marijuana's potential hazards than the tremendous outlay involved with criminal sanctions The committee citing a re- port by the National sion on Marijuana and Drug Abuse said marijuana's mal use presents a relatively smaller danger to our society The group also referred to it as relatively harmless The committee believes that current laws related to mari- j u a n a represent a of this substance and that this has resulted in un- necessary law enforcement the report said The panel has also called for the replacement of Wisconsin's prison system by 1975 with a community-based treatment program Other recommendations A state bureau of jails and a state jail board to regulate the county jails College courses for jail ad- and policemen Compensation by the state to victims of violent crimes Nonpartisan election of dis- attorneys and sheriffs A six-year term for police chiefs with chiefs able to ceed themselves upon a review of their performance Repeal of a state law ing involuntary commitment of drug addicts to state hospitals merely because they are drug addicts I hope society will be brave enough to accept your State Rep Midge Miller said I hope we can start solving problems rather than start a feud between the Division of Corrections and the people who want to correct the she said I think the potential is there for communities to do a better job than we do but until you get these programs going I'd hate to see the kids Paul Prast of the Kettle Boys School said Purchase of railroad tracks downtown Office mills report Memorial Day schedules The Wisconsin Rapids Post Office will follow a holiday schedule Monday in observance of Memorial Day Postmaster Byron T Adams said no rural or city mail deliveries will be made although special delivery mail will be delivered A pickup of mail will be made at p.m Monday however and deposits may he made at tlir Post Office until 5 p.m Mail will be placed in Post Office boxes by A normal work schedule will be followed throughout the holiday weekend and on Monday by Paper Co Inc ni its Port and facilities although the company office will be closed Monday A spokesman for Consolidated Papers Inc said the com- Paperboard Products Division Corp and corporate offices will be closed Saturday through The Biron Division and paperboard machine at tho Wisconsin Rapids Division will operate and Monday but will be shut down from 7 Sunday lo 7 Monday The enamel paper machines at Wisconsin Rapids will not operate Sunday and Monday Uie Daily will not publish Monday in observance of the holiday An to purchase town track property from the Chicago North Western Railroad at a cost of was approved Thursday by the Wisconsin Rapids ment Authority The offer calls for the Authority to buy approximately square feet of track right-of-way currently being used by the railroad between High St on the north and the extension of 10th Ave on the south Final sale must be approved by the railroad and the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development and is contingent on completion of other portions of the proposed downtown track relocation progi a in The second year of activity in the city under the Development Program includes purchase of track property from the C NW and the Soo Line railroads and construct ion of a new track for those two lines The price being offered to the C NW is slightly more than 85 cents per square foot of land The purpose of the relocation program is to provide an area in the West Side downtown area for development to alleviate sonic traffic problems caused by train switching operations which block W Grand Avc periodically In other action Thursday the Authority approved the low bid of submitted by R G Construction Co of for sewer separation on Apricot St between and 14th Sts and in the vicinity of Plover and Broadway Sts The streets are in the NDP area and the separation will be funded by the Authority also as part of activity RICHMOND Va AP A medical opinion that death curs when the brain dies even if heart and other organs continue to function has beeji reinforced by a jury here in a landmark heart transplant suit This simply brings the law in line with medical Dr David M Hume said day after he and three other defendants were found innocent by a Law and Equity Court jury of causing the death of a heart donor I think this an issue that be said Hume chief of surgery at rne Medical College of Virginia Hospital and I think it will have an in- fluence on the medical for a long time to come The seven-day age suit focused on the issue of when death occurs William E Tucker of mond plaintiff contended that his brother Bruce 0 Tucker a Negro borer was alive when nis heart was removed on May 25 1968 and placed in the chest of seph G Klett of Orange Va Klett died about a week later Medical witnesses for the de- fense maintained that Tucker was neurologically dead eral hours before the transplant operation because his brain showed no activity His heart and respiratory system were kept functioning by artificial means they said merely lo keep his heart and Today's chuckle There's always something to be thankful for If you can't pay your bills you can be thankful not one of your t kidneys viable for transplant purposes Tucker nad suffered massive brain injury in a fall the day before the transplant and tors testified that this not any act by the transplant team caused his death In his instructions to the rors Judge A Christian Com- pton gave them Uie option of considering all possible causes of death and whether any one including brain damage was dominant Earlier in the trial the judge had noted that ginia law defines death as a tal cessation of all body tions Use of state funds for coffee house probed MADISON Wis AP State Rep Herbert Grover says ne is suspicious of tions for a teen-age coffee house and wants an tion by the Board on ment Operations The Shawano Democrat said Thursday he is demanding BOGO investigate in grants by the Department of Local Affairs and Development including the coffee house ect Some of these grants out further justification con- the most ridiculous ex- of the Wisconsin payers resources in me eight years that 1 have served in the he said In a letter to the board man Sen Walter Hollander of Rosendale Grover requested department secretary Charles Hill be asked to justify 64 grants from the division's 000 Community Development Fund Grover cited a award to the Dane County Community Action Commission for ment of a coffee house and a recycling center that would provide business experience and develop leadership skills among youth At first blush it was very difficult for me to understand what a coffee house and a center have in common and obviously the will not go very far in developing Grover argued A grant to the west Wisconsin Community tion Agency stipulates money be spent to provide vocational training to 10 Richland County young persons It looks to me like they have no specific individuals in the assistant majority leader said and that they will pay some individual a some salary to run up and down the street attempting to locate youths witn problems Grover called a grant to the Indianhead Community Action Agency an obvious waste of the taxpayers ey It duplicates services already available through the sity of Wisconsin and area institutes he insisted Assumption graduates 135 Sunday Parade program slated Monday On lop ol everything else Iho man til tho Karrlou ron I T I old me thai Iho reason our lawn looks so terrible is I ha I tho senses my hostility toward The annual Wisconsin Rapids Memorial Day parade will begin Monday fiom the municipal parking lot at 3rd Ave and Johnson Si proceed along Grand Ave in the where n program will be presented about 10 The program will include selections by the Lincoln School band an by retired Army sergeant Bernard Lucky Lager a wreath ceremony by the military by Richard Davis and an involution and benediction by the Rev John pastor of First English Church Robert for rg commander of Post American Legion asked all and individuals participating in me parade to report lo the parking lot at The parade he will bands from Lincoln Assumption nnd John Edwards High Schools the Drum and Bugle Corps plus various organizations and dignitaries Diplomas will be conferred bv the Most Rev Frederick W Freking bishop of La Crosse upon seniors graduating from Assumption High School at 3 p.m Sunday The commencement address will be delivered by the Rev Thomas K tangei guidance counselor al Regis High School at Eau Claire Following the processional Pomp and Circumstance the Rev Donald F Wilger pastor of Sacred Heart Church Nekoosa will give the invocation and the concert band will play the National Anthem Ronald D directing Marvin Herman is torian of the class of Mary Lou Ostrowski and winner of the Bishop's Medal lackan will receive C i t i 7 e n s h i p Award These students along with Lester will give brief addresses of appreciation Musical selections include Somewhere Bernstein by the Girls Glee Club and My Cup Runneth Over by the Mixed Chorus directed bv Sister Mary James 1C Vach will present I he class and Eugene Schneider A s s u m p t i o n School Board chairman will assist the bishop in conferring diplomas A brief talk Bishop Freking and the blessing by the Rev Michael 1 McKenna principal will precede the recessional ol Peace Williams by band The graduates Joyce Akey Linda Altmann Gregory Patrick John Arendt Baierl Carolyn Barrette Mary Kay Brenda Bauer Daniel Bender Richard Bender Margaret Boles Muriel Donna Rodney Breil Sand r a Brown Pamela Burgess Carlson Ann Linda Cook Susan Couse Kenneth Cwiklo Gary Mary Dent John Join Michael Dobbins Daniel Duckart Joan B r i a n Gregory Fuehrer William Gardner Leslie Gerlach Mary Glodoski I homas Goodness Frances Gary Betsy Jean Haasl Steven John Barbara and Roger Jon Margaret Hassett Gary I lent h Mary Randy Henke M a r v i n Herman Michael Hoffmann Lawrence Mary Jo 2 Bruce lackan t unit ip Aim I'd Mary Lou Marvin Herman Valedictorian
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