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Albert Lea Sunday Tribune (Newspaper) - November 9, 1975, Albert Lea, Minnesota A i the sunday Tribune Albert Lea Minnesota sunday november 9, 1975 single copy 20 cent 24 pages vol. Lxvii a no. 264iiiiiinmiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiinnnnihniininiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiitiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii president Ford assures no change in . Defense meeting the Public a president Gerald Ford shakes hands As he arrives at Westover air Force base Chicopee mass. Friday for a visit to Massachusetts. At one Point the president had to Duck As a Spectator waved a Flag too close. Up telephoto by Howard Benedict associated press writer Boston a president Ford it assuring Moscow peking and . Allies that his shakeup of National Security advisers will in no Way soften the american defense posture. Secretary of state Henry Kissinger who lost his second Job As director of the National Security Council will continue to have tremendous influence on Security and foreign affairs Ford said Friday. In an address before the new England Council the president also defended his firing of James Schlesinger As Secretary of defense and Cia director William Colby hut said their departure will not change policy. A strength is the Only sure foundation for peace and America in concert with our allies must maintain a defense capability second to none a Ford said. A that policy has not changed and will not White House aides said his remarks were directed at the soviet Union and China As Well is . Allies and Fords Domestic critics. There have been reports the chinese Are disturbed about the dismissal of Schlesinger seeing it As an unwillingness by Ford to match a soviet arms buildup. Ford is scheduled to visit China next month. Ford also said he a to la not he hurried into a a bad agreement in strategic arms limitations negotiations with Russia. Quot i want to be absolutely sure that these Domestic political potshots Are not a heard round the world a a Ford said. A your allies and our adversaries must not be confused or he said Donald Rumsfeld and George Bush nominated to succeed Schlesinger and Colby respectively a will be Strong Tough and True to the highest interests of All the people of the United but just 90 Miles away in Springfield masi., sen. Henry Jackson d-wash., told the new England society of no Span a editors he has serious reservations about whether he could vote to confirm Rumsfeld or Bush. Rich folks remembered in proposed tax Cut Bill news highlights stadium panel proposed St. Paul. Minn. Apr a legislative committee received a draft Bill Friday that would create a nine member a metropolitan Parks arts and recreation commission to operate sports stadiums. One of the Powers of the commission would be to Levy tax on sports admissions and to collect a five per cent hotel Motel tax in the seven county twin cities metropolitan area. Does no to want Job Lansing Mich. Apr John Connally sex Treasury Secretary and adviser to former president Nixon says he does no to want another Job in the Federal government. At a news conference prior to attending an Ingham county Republican fund Raiser in president Fords Home state Friday Connally said he is having too much fun giving advice on the lecture circuit to re enter government. Smuggling ring broken Washington apr Federal narcotics officials say they be broken a heroin smuggling ring capable of supplying As much As one fifth of the mexican Brown heroin entering the United slates annually. Sixteen men were arrested on drug smuggling conspiracy charges and face trial in new York City the drug enforcement administration announced Friday. Schlesinger gets Job Washington apr defense Secre tary James r. Schlesinger will move into offices at the John Hopkins school for advanced International studies Here when he leaves the Pentagon on monday. Sources close to Schlesinger said he will not join the staff of the a think tank at this time but that there is a possibility he May later. Schlesinger was dropped abruptly by president Ford last sunday in a major shakeup of the top leadership of the governments National Security apparatus. Franco a very grave Madrid Spain apr Generalissimo Francisco Franco was Given massive blood transfusions saturday following the removal of most of his stomach during a four hour operation. Attending physicians said the 82-year-old dictators stomach had been lined with ulcers a fall bleeding they said he was Given More than 10 pints of blood during the operation Friday and another 16 pints Early saturday. His condition was described As a very postal service generally meeting delivery goals the u. S. Postal service is generally meeting its stated goals for mail delivery according to surveys by the Albert Lea Tribune and its Washington Bureau. In both surveys the postal service is meeting or exceeding its goals for local and Cross country mail but failing to achieve the goal for regional mail. The postal service strives to get 95 per cent of first class Trail delivered overnight when the letters have local destinations in two Days when they Are bound for regional destinations within 600 Miles and in three Days for Cross country mail. In both surveys test letters were mailed and the recipient asked to note the time of arrival before sending a form Back where the time of the return trip was also clocked. In this area the Tribune a letters achieved one Day service in both directions to Clarks Grove Austin. Wells Mankato Rochester and St. Paul. It took one Day for a letter to get to Glenville but two Days for the return trip. A similar situation was found with Duluth with the trip there taking two Days but the return to Albert Lea Only one Day. It took two Days for a letter to go from Albert Lea to Clear Lake Iowa and one Day to return. In the Survey by the Tribune a Washington Bureau test letters were mailed to 50 newspapers in 26 states served by the Bureau. Of those letters a7 per cent were delivered in two Days both regionally and across the country. Ninety five percept of Cross country mail was delivered in three Days or less thus meeting the postal service goal. But Only 85 per cent of regional mail going no More than 600 Miles achieved two Day delivery thus missing the 95 per cent goal. Numerous letters bettered the postal service goal with 75 per cent of Cross country mail making it in two Days and 15 per cent of regional mail making it in one Day. The test letter mailed from Washington to Albert Lea arrived in two Days and the Man captures burglar suspect return trip from Albert Lea to Washington also took two Days. Both surveys were conducted since mid october when the postal service did away with airmail As a separate class of mail and upgraded first class so that All letters bound for Distant Points would travel by air. Results of the Survey reflected that changeover with 95 per cent of Cross country mail meeting or exceeding goals. Service was spotty to regional Points As it has been in similar surveys conducted by the Washington Bureau in previous years. Ten of 62 test letters mailed to regional Points failed to be delivered in two Days with the postal service having its worst record in letters Between Ohio and Washington where five letters required three Days Tor delivery and two letters took four Days. Findings of the special Survey parallel the postal services own findings which show them meeting local service goals but averaging Only 88 per cent on two and three Day delivery for regional and Cross country mail. Washington a the tax Bill approved by rhe House ways and Means committee contains a tax Cut for most americans and Aid for wealthy investors stung by huge financial setbacks such As Texas businessman h. Ross Perot who reportedly could net a 815 million tax refund. The Bill passed Friday after the panel agreed to refer six Reform amendments to the Attu House retains most of this years anti recession tax cuts for 1976 and beyond. One provision Quot represents what May be the most Gigantic tax break in history for one person. Perot the canny and colourful Texas businessman who lately has suffered some huge business reversals a said the Wall Street journal on Friday. The journal estimated this a would result in a Treasury Check for or. Perot that would probably total at least $15 Mil committee republicans who lost repeated bids to attach a spending lid to the Bill were United against the legislation. Should the measure pass Congress a presidential veto is possible because the Bill lacks the link to a Federal spending lid. President Ford Calls such a link his Price for signing an election year tax Cut. The committee approved the Bill 21 to 16 before voting to allow the House to consider the six changes including elimination of the controversial tax refund a which would Cost the Treasury $165 million next year. The committee had approved the provision 20 to 14 after a discussion in which Perot was never mentioned. The Bill would provide tax benefits for persons hit with at least $30,000 a year of capital tosses. Perot suffered heavy losses when a brokerage firm a headed went bankrupt. Rep. Phil Landrum d-ga., who proposed the feature was not at fridays meeting. Perot could not be reached for comment. Tax revisions approved a committee would net $750 million in added revenues for the government in 1976. The House by adopting the fix amendments could add another $873 million. Over All the committee approved Bill contains a for individual taxpayers a $12.7 billion plan to continue Moat of 1975�?Ts temporary it come tax cuts into 1976. It Rcv resents an added $2.6 billion personal tax Cut compared with this year. A for businesses generally an Extension through 1980 of a 10 per cent investment tax credit and a continuation through 1977 of some corporate rate adjustments. Public officials seek open meeting exceptions Mankato Minn. A salary negotiations litigation personnel and land acquisition matters were cited by Public officials Friday As primary areas of conflict with the states open meeting Law. School City and county officials testified in the last in a series of hearings on the Law by the House governmental operations committee. The chairman of the Faribault county Board of commissioners Laurel Peterson complained that the 1973 of ten meeting Law defines a get together of just two elected officials As a consequently Peterson said a two commissioners could no longer View a ditch without giving he also noted that two elected officials could not travel to a convention without giving notice. On the other Side Roy Schulze Mankato chairman of the Blue Earth county taxpayers association said closed meetings make for a a Public be damned Quot atmosphere he said when Public officials go behind closed doors it a adds to a new disease called political the editor of the Owatonna Peoples press Jerry Ringhofer expressed similar sentiments. Quot closing the doors to Sticky circumstances will not increase Confidence in government a Ringhofer said. Mankato supt. Of schools Thomas Stark called the open meeting Law but he said he favors exceptions especially in the area of salary strategy. A House burglar was stopped Short Friday night when confronted by the Home owners and shortly thereafter apprehended by the a Man of the Robert Ford route 5, reported to the Freeborn county sheriffs office Friday night his apprehension of a 20 year old Albert Lea Man whom he allegedly caught in the act of burglar izing his Home. The name of the suspect has not been released by the authorities pending official filing of charges. Ford and his wife Mary were both in their Rural Albert Lea Home Friday evening when mrs. Ford reportedly heard american party claims a Independent Label Sahara Compromise sought Agadir Morocco apr Spanish and moroccan ministers were reported working on a saharan Compromise that would enable hundreds of thousands of unarmed moroccans bivouacked on both sides of the Spanish saharan Border to go Home. One moroccan official promised a a decisive turn of events in the next 24 meanwhile tens of thousands of moroccan marchers opened a a second front Friday some 120 Miles East of minneap0us, Minn. A their first crossing into Spanish Sahara the american party says it previous Day. Jas Legal claim to the name 0 the state Republican exec industrialist released Tive commute has voted to Dublin. Ireland apr dutch Indus recommend to its 15 trial St Tiede Herrema smiling after 36 Days Bezz of Captivity in a a a filth hellhole Quot held up a Means of Minnesota a .38 Caliper Bullet and said the terrorists by he american party said gave me this As a souvenir. Looking in prot has notified the state daunted Herrema 53, spoke to Neva men a up that it cannot use the several hours after he was released a harm word the de by two Irish Republican army kidnappers american party said the word Friday night. Medical examiners said he was a a Independent has been its a in very Good property since the original in him my. My Umb a inside the Tribune a a a party no the american party said the crossword 9 deaths. 19 Wallace for president Organ Tro swum snorts.14 Iza Tion attempted to use the editorial 1 age p guide .12 name a american Independent Bridge. 11 to guide. Nalio Nolde daily recon d p several years ago but was pre family Page 5 someone enter the House through the door and shout Quot is anybody Home a upon her investigation mrs. Ford found the suspect rummaging through belongings in the houses dining room. When spotted by mrs. Ford the intruder ran from the building. Ford in his Pursuit of the suspect outside of the House caught up with him when the fleeing intruder fell in crossing a ditch. The thief apparently managed Only to take $6 in Cash from the Ford Home which was returned to Ford durig sheriffs office deputies investigations. Lynette Fromme claims trial Issue is Charles Manson head of family Sacramento Calif. Apr Lynette Fromme banished from the courtroom for disruptions which included an attempt to plead guilty says the main Issue of her Case is convicted mass murderer Charls no we Manson. But her attorney is concentrating on How she acted during and after an alleged attempt to kill president Ford. After miss Fromme was removed from court for the Sec. A a m 11 m eluded from doing so in Minnesota because no party could use the word the american party also attempted to use the name american Independent party in june 1974 and was told by the Secretary of states office that the name could not be used. State Law says a party is entitled to Quot exclusive use of its legally adopted name. There has been some discussion that a change in the Gopas official designation to include the word Quot Independent might mean other candidates could no longer be listed As independents. The american party said it merged last april with the american Independent party the Constitution party and the conservative party but those other three parties preserved their full Legal name. Ready for trial a Lynette Fromme arrives for her trial Friday in Sacramento Calif. Up telephoto Ond time Friday her standby defense lawyer John Virga started wrangling with secret service agent Larry Buendorf Over miss Frommes tone of voice. Virga was fired by miss Fromme earlier this week but was ordered by . District court judge Thomas Macbride on Friday to handle the rest of miss Frommes defense. Macbride told miss Fromme he would not allow her to act As her own attorney for the rest of the trial. Virga objected to Buendorf a saying miss Fromme spoke Quot in disbelief when she cried a it did no to go off. It did no to go Buendorf a Wells Minn native said she shouted the words after he grabbed a .45-caliber pistol she was raising less than two feet from the president in a Park outside the state Capitol sept. 5. He did not identify the 27-year-old defendant by name but answered questions during Cross examination in which her name was used. Virga said Buendorf was Only speculating in saying miss Fromme cried out in disbelief. But Macbride called it a legitimate observation. Buendorf also said miss Fromme jerked her hand Back a either to resist him or to fire a when he grabbed the gun. But he admitted he did no to know whether her Finger was on the trigger. Virga also pressed Buendorf on the height and direction of the gun when he grabbed it. The Cross examination was continued until monday so Virga could see the statement Buendorf made to the Fri after the incident. But to miss Fromme such questions apparently were less important than getting a new forum for Manson who is serving a life term along with four followers for the 1969 slayings of actress Sharon Tate and six other persons. Miss Fromme is a Follower of a he cult Leader. Quot the whole purpose of Why i came Here was to get my family a fair trial a she told Macbride. Earlier she interrupted the prosecutions opening statement and shouted a lives will be lost. Its Gonna get bloody if they Are not allowed to she then said she wanted to change her plea from innocent to guilty. But later she told Macbride she was innocent of trying to kill Ford. Say it where they see it in the Tribune want ads wanted. Experienced per of to do Omo Pon Ellenp. Coll xxx xxx of it Ings Tor More information. Phone 373-1411 before . Today and get your and listed in the proper classification so that you can also get Quick results. \

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