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Anderson Herald (Newspaper) - November 16, 1968, Anderson, Indiana The Anderson Herald nut f it of Ted of Darj i the f i if if of the filed stain of Amer Ira and to the rep the r which it stands anti nation under dad de. With Liberty and fustic9 Tor att so i a vol. 101. No. Isi Anderson Indiana saturday morning november 16, 1968 Price to cent Nixon death plot suspect freed on Bond new York cup a out of three yemeni arabs accused of plotting to kill president elect Richard m. Nixon was released i rom jail on $25,000 Bond Friday night and tearfully told news men a pm innocent i love Ahmed rage Namer 43, spoke in halting English As he met reporters in the office of his Brooklyn lawyer. Quot i did t have nothing to do against the United states Quot he said fighting to control his tears. Quot i live Over Here and in a Happy in this country. How then am i going to do something like that a Namer and his two sons a Hussein Ahman Namer 20, and Abdo Ahmad Namer 18�?were arrested last saturday by police and secret service agents in their Brooklyn apartment. They were charged with conspiracy in the first degree criminal solicitation and Possession of deadly weapons. Police were led to the apartment by an informant who was later identified As Mohammed Elgamal. A native of Yemen and a onetime Friend of the names. Acting Brooklyn Hist. Atty. Elliott Golden Friday defended his Case against the names and contradicted a report in the new York times which quoted him As saying doubts were developing about the informant. Namer broke Down and cried during the news conference and had to be led into another room by his lawyer Joseph a. Iovine. Looking tired and wearing a Black Raincoat and a White shirt open at the neck and carrying his hat in his hand Namer was introduced to newsmen by Iovine As a Man who wanted to proclaim his innocence. He had just been released from the Brooklyn House of detention where he had been held since his arrest. Cash amounting to $780 and additional collateral were put up by what Iovine described As Quot friends and neighbors to meet the $25,000 bail. Namer sons were unable to raise the bail and remained in jail. On wednesday a state supreme court Justice reduced the Namer so bail from $100,000 to $25,000 each after their attorney said none of them had a previous criminal record and All were steady workers in manhat tank garment Section and supported relatives abroad. Iovine told newsmen Quot the evidence will prove beyond a Shadow of a doubt that thera was no conspiracy plot. The evidence in court will prove the innocence of the the attorney said he believed a that whatever was alleged by the informant Quot regarding the plot was a a a hoax he said Elgamal has an a ulterior motive in telling police about the alleged plot and that the conspiracy was a a figment of his algae Al a imagination a the report that Elgamal had a personal grudge against the Namer first appeared in i riday s new York times the newspaper b i so Juo duct Goldoni Ai saying a there is already some reasonable Dor urn about the informant developing and other Law enforcement officials As saying a a Are evaluation of the Case was taking place a a Golden Friday angrily contradicted the report. A i have made no such pronouncement a he said adding that a times reporter had taken his comments out of context after asking him hypothetically about what he would do if such doubt existed. A i am greatly disturbed and distressed at certain news reports attributing to me the fact that there Are reasonable doubts As to the veracity of a lied Rev i Golden Sal Elgamal has been under protective custody since he tipped police to the alleged plot and said Namer had approached him about shooting Nixon for a certain amount of Money the times said Elgamal had lived with the names since is arrival Here four months ago but that he had been thrown Oil by them because he refused to do his share in keeping the apartment tidy. The paper said Elgamal had previously lived in san Francisco but left there after accruing a police record including assault with a deadly weapon. In the meantime Golden office investigated the sources of $7,500 in Money raised for the posting of $25,000 Bond for the elder Namer. Namer attorney Joseph Iovine said the Money was coming from an insurance company and friends of the names. The Law gives Golden 48 hours to approve or disapprove. Thieu seeks talks ban end Bishops give birth curbs latitude Washington up the roman Catholic Bishops of the United states said Friday that a Catholic couple that decides in Good conscience to use birth control pills or other contraceptive devices should not feel Cut off from the Church and its sacraments. In to 11-ooo-word pastoral letter adopted by a vote of 180 to 8. The Bishops declared that artificial contraception is always an a objective evil but that a circumstances May reduce moral guilty for couples that consider themselves compelled to practice it. By implication the Bishops left it to each couple to decide whether by practising artificial birth control they have incurred a sin which needs to be confessed. Plea to couples a we urge those who have resorted to artificial contraception never to lose heart but to continue to take full advantage of the strength which comes from the sacrament of penance and the Grace feeling and peace in the eucharist a the pastoral letter said. The Bishops after nearly a week of debate also called on Congress to Amend the draft Law to permit Young men who object to a particular War but not to War in general to be exempt from service. They welcomed the bombing halt in Vietnam and expressed prayerful Hope that peace would emerge from the Paris negotiations. Indirectly t h e Bishops criticized president elect Richard m. Nixon a emphasis in his Campaign on maintaining american nuclear superiority. A pointless quest for a a superiority when both the United states and Russia have enough bombs to destroy each other might Start a dangerous acceleration of the nuclear arms race they contended. The letters discussion of birth control appealed for Catholic acceptance of Pope Paul a teaching that contraception by artificial Means is immoral it Nixon gives lbs policy Assurance "life"1 water Tower started this Tower or Quot Topmast Quot at Angeline Road and the Penn Central Railroad is the first stage of the second one million gallon water tank currently under construction. According to water works officials the mushroom shaped tank will be built around the top of the Quot Mast Quot in sections. Steel supports will subsequently be erected to surround the body of the tank. New York up a aides to president elect Richard m. Nixon acted Friday to relieve president Johnson a apparent irritation Over any impression that Nixon a agreement would be necessary for foreign policy decisions in the next two months. The aides said Nixon a legislative assistant Bryce n. Water problem discussion set rainfall Over the weekend is not expected to fill the City swells sufficiently to take the water Supply off White River water now it being used. The Anderson water works department has received a number of complaints on the different taste of the water recently. Water works superintendent Ralph Brown said u third of the City a water is presently coming from the White River. He added because of River pollution the City is using three times As much Carbon and almost three times As much chlorine in the water filtration plants. The current water problem is expected to be discussed at a to . Board of health meeting next wednesday at the temporary City Hall. Harlow telephoned Johnson thursday night and again Friday to explain Nixon a announcement thursday that he would be consulted by Johnson administration officials o n foreign policy decisions. The aides said Johnson was concerned that Nixon a statement had been construed As meaning Nixon was supposed to approve any presidential it tons in the next 60 Days. The aides said Nixon would Only be consulted and allowed to express approval or disapproval of actions in which the United states is committed to perform some act during Nixon a administration. Viet separate however Nixon May not be consulted and will not have a voice in decisions that will be carried out and completed before Johnson leaves office Jan. 20. The Issue of Vietnam was held to be completely separate from either of these two categories since the aides said the president elect and Johnson had already consulted about it Picot turn to Pogo 2, column i left a Small but definite loophole however for catholics who Are unable to agree with the Pope after searching their consciences. Big controversy the Pope s july encyclical on birth control provoked widespread controversy within the Church and open rebellion by some priests and laity and led subsequently to a broader questioning of the centuries old structural authority of the Church. There Are about 47 million catholics in the United states. The Bishops letter said the encyclical must be regarded As a a authoritative and presenting without ambiguity or doubt or hesitation the authentic teaching of the Church. Significantly there was no indication in the Bishops that a Catholic who practice contraception must confess it As a sin before taking holy communion the eucharist. Theologians said the effect of the letters silence on this Point was to leave it up to each individual to decide for himself whether he Felt guilty of a serious sin. In earlier pastorals the Bishops of Canada France Germany Belgium and other Western european countries said that since the encyclical was not an infallible pronouncement Catholic couples May in Good conscience arrive at a i of turn to Pogo 2. Column a act session on curdies clubs the role of churches and clubs in Anderson in improving Community relations will be discussed by four guest panellists at the All american Community team act town meeting monday at 7 . At the Owca. Panellists on the fourth program sponsored by the group will be or. Robert Reardon Anderson College president the Rev. M. L. Brooks pastor of the new Hope United methodist Church Daniel s. Davisson president of the noon Optimist club and mrs. Joyce Foggs of the american association of University women. Ways in which the churches and clubs of Anderson could contribute to making Anderson an All american Community and How the institutions can become socially involved will be suggested by or. Reardon. After his presentation the Sutton to become in head Bloomington ind. Addi. Joseph l. Sutton 41, who will become Indiana University s 13th president dec. I is not Likely to make any Radical changes in the immediate future. Nor is the 15-year Veteran of the . Staff Likely to be stampeded by the new Republican state administration elected nov. B on an Economy platform. The . Trustees Friday elected the husky Black haired Dean of faculties to the top executive position Over a $318 million do Good morning Start the Day with a chuckle new York apr or. Shirley Pagie Manuel a former dancer won an uncontested divorce from her husband who she claimed made her Rome to breakfast nude and often locked up her clothes. Quot my husband furred me to walk around the House in Hie nude a said mrs. Manuel 47, widow of actor Victor Moore in testifying about Solon Manuel whom she married Jan. 13, 1967. Or institution and its 52,000 full time and Par time students. The Choice came As no Surprise. A screening committee two weeks ago had picked the popular governmental science expert from a Long list of prospects which even included foreign educators. Trustees considered recommendations from two former presidents Elvis j. Stahr who quit effective sept. I and Herman b Wells now Chancellor. Frank b. Mckinney Indianapolis banker and . Board chairman made the announcement of Sutton a selection and noted that although the new president is a native oklahoman his roots go Back four generations to a Muncie ind., newspaper family. Sutton in a news conference after the trustees announcement showed obvious Pride in his great Uncle Wilber Sutton for Many years editor of the Muncie press and Wilber a son the late Donn Sutton a Hearst executive who headed the still picture Pool in London in world War ii. The new . President r a minded that Edgar Whitcomb won on a no tax increase platform was asked if he would Start an Economy drive at the University. A the trustees and the staff Poi turn to fag 2, column 2 and civic organizations in order to build an All american Community in Anderson. The organization provides opportunities to interested citizens to discuss Means of taking positive Steps to create racial Harmony eliminate discrimination both hidden and open and to create lines of communication Between races. Invitations to attend the monday night meeting were sent to More than 90 churches in Anderson and to an equal number of clubs and social groups. Tile registered membership l Pleat turn to fag 2, column a Eod speaker a mayor Richard g. Lugar of Indianapolis will be speaker for the equal Opportunity Day banquet Here tuesday at 7 30 . In the Anderson College student is Eod speaker Here mayor Richard g. Lugar of Indianapolis will be the featured speaker at the equal Opportunity Day dinner next tuesday nov. 19, at 7 30 . At the olt student Center dining room at Anderson College. Mayor Lugares topic will be a with Liberty and Justice for the dinner is sponsored annually by Anderson mayor j. E. Flanagan s commission on human relations the Urban league and the Anderson chamber of Commerce. Punch will be served in the olt student Center lobby from 7-7 30 . Persons wishing to Purchase tickets for the banquet May Telephone William r. Clifford of the citizens banking co. At 644-5561 or 644-4175 before 5 . Today. A Ime alert649-2211 Saigon Leader reveals discussions with . To lift Paris Boycott Saigon apr president Nguyen Van Thieu said saturday that the . And South vietnamese governments Are working to resolve their differences Over Saigon a participation in Paris peace talks. Sources had said earlier that Thieu might end his Boycott of the talks if he got certain assurances from Washington. A president Johnson and i Are working a Thieu said. A the United states and Republic of Vietnam governments Are working. Everything must be settled with composure and patience and in an open minded understanding Thieu a comments were distributed by the Vietnam press the official government news Agency shortly after he was reported nearing readiness to relent provided that Washington guaranteed he would not have to form a coalition government with the Viet congas National liberation front. The informants said there was a growing feeling among members of Thieu s government and members of the Senate and National Assembly that South Vietnam must join the Paris negotiations eventually. Any decision on the peace talks Issue probably would follow a reshuffle of the Cabinet. Informants said if a stronger Cabinet is created Thieu would feel More secure and might not feel it necessary that his delegation outrank that of the Viet congas National liberation front at Paris. It was Thieu a refusal to meet Pleat turn to Peg i column i county Road workers vote for teamsters county Highway department workers voted 45 to 0 to be represented by the teamsters in election yesterday afternoon. Workers considered eligible to vote in the election were in the following general classification heavy equipment operators truck Drivers mechanics and labourers including janitors and watchmen. Union representatives Byron l. Trefts and Tom cantillion had discussed with the Board plat turn to Pogo 2, column i. Bloom gets new pm Post archaeologist to talk Claude White member of the team excavating one of the Mounds in Mounds Park this past summer will deliver a museum address at Anderson College monday at 7 30 . Appearing in alumni Hall of Charles e. Wilson Library White will speak in the admission free program on a archaeology and Mounds Park his appearance is being sponsored by the Anderson College museum of Bible and near Eastern studies for which or. Gustave Jennings is director. On monday evening according to or. Jeeninga a spec Al exhibit of new acquisitions for the museum also will in opened. Or. Jeeninga explained exhibits will include Many new pm turn tag 2, column a or. Robert Reardon panel will discuss questions from the audience on the role that churches and clubs should play in achieving the goals of act. Act was established Early this year As an attempt of concerned citizens to Pool the resources of individuals clubs in the Herald today. Area Church services and schedules. See Page 7. Financier May have secreted funds abroad. See Page 6. Police seize North Carolina demonstrators. See Page 13. Davits pledges future curbs on Vietnam. See Page 15. Markleville and Summitville open new Cage season with wins. Shenandoah loses opener to Burris. See Page la. T. R. Bloom former personnel director of guide lamp division and since 1959 director of personnel of Pontiac motor division Pontiac midi., has been appointed general director of personnel of the newly expanded general moral Assembly division. Or. Blooms appointment was announced by Joseph e. Godfrey pm vice president and general manager of the pm Assembly division. Mad headquartered in Detroit operates passenger car and truck Assembly plants in 14 locations across the country. Mad was expanded this month when six Assembly Cloudy Cloudy with Chance of rain through sundae. High today 45-52 Low tonight upper 40s High yesterday 54 Low 45 Sunrise today 7 30 . Sunset today 5 28 . Plants previously operated by i tier body my Chevrolet motor divisions were transferred to its jurisdiction. With More than 70,000 employees mad is now the third largest division in general motors. In his new position As general director of personnel and member of or Godfrey a executive staff or. Bloom will be in charge of All personnel and labor relations operations of mad. While at Pontiac motor division or. Bloom received National recognition for establishing the highly successful a operation Opportunity program a in that division. The program which provides employment for disadvantaged persons from the inner City hard Core unemployed group has been featured in news articles in Tho Wall Street journal and other National publications. It has served As a Model for similar programs in other pm divisions. Or. Bloom a native of Palmyra Toad 1938 graduate of the University of Missouri first joined pm in 1942 As a student Engineer at Delco Remy in Anderson. He was transferred to guide in 1960 As labor relations director and in 1961 became assistant personnel director. In 1955 he was appointed guide personnel director the position tie held at the time of his trans fit turn to Page 2, column 3file Plant vote awaited Nicholson file co. Officials and striking United steel workers local no. 1944 Are awaiting a vote sunday by the 850 Union members whether to accept or reject another three year contract. The strike presently crippling the Nicholson Kile Plant is now two and a half months old. Workers walked off the Job sept. I when the old contract expired. Local 1944 president Dale West told the Herald a a tentative agreement had been made during a meeting with Union Heads and company officials Friday. He added another meeting was scheduled today. The 850 Union members will vote for possible ratification of a new labor contract sunday afternoon. West declined to elaborate on the prospects for ratification. Quot Titis will be up to the membership a he said. Nicholson file personnel director Fredric a. Wright speak plat turn to fag 2, column anew arrivals in Anderson and Vicinity born at St. John s Hospital to or. And mrs. Barry Collins Gaston a boy. Or. And mrs. Michael Mcwillins 420vi w. 12th St a boy. Or. And mrs. George Rector 2833 Brentwood dr., a girl. Or. And mrs. James smart Lapel a boy. Or. And mrs. John Rosman j924 Woodbine dr., a girl. Born at Community Hospital to or. And mrs. James Spade Alexandria a girl. Or. And mrs. Wayne Irwin Alexandria a girl or. Ami mrs. David Lawler it. I a girl. Or. And mrs. Lynn Seyffer 406 Olive St., a girl. Born to or. And mrs. Larry Nixon Monroe la., a girl. The Mii Ernal grandparents Are and mrs. Walter Hemmer 1906 winding Way and the paternal grandparents Are or. And mrs. Allen Nixon 611 Oxford re. Quot can you possibly take my and out of the paper tonight Quot to in a full a wok a Aid the adv Rutlt raft Pinna a want and to buy a us a farm Ball. Enough Laid hrs a the want and t. B. Bloom wanted hied of Cit la Moi Day i 8 in to 5 porn dinner Hall. Rough Friday Ltd i Mjc-0000 of you no j Tom thing that it hard to find or want tags in tam Athing you a langur no a. Fun 643-3371. Our cd a Ifil a will Dath it

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