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Atchison Sunday Globe (Newspaper) - April 21, 1974, Atchison, Kansas A pay at the window please by Mike Mcdermott you can pay most traffic fines at the municipal court clerk window without even appearing before the judge under a new system Here. Emergency action by the City commission was necessary to implement this and other municipal court changes on april i. The changes were outlined in a Bill passed by the state legislature traffic cases still comprise the bulk of those matters heard in the municipal court of judge Richard Dempster. Traffic fines May be paid to the court clerk at the West end of City Hall. However there Are instances where a court appearance is mandatory under the new Law. Judge Dempster reports that a defendant must appear before him on traffic cases involving reckless driving driving while intoxicated driving without suspended or revoked License offences arising from motor vehicle accidents speeding in excels of 15 Miles Over the posted limit or second moving violations within a years time. Those charged under criminal statutes must appear before the judge unless otherwise notified. Court costs have been eliminated under the new state legislation and the Fine schedule Here has been revised. The judge and clerk. Betty Carr consult a Sheet listing 60 common offences with fines ranging from $1 to $200. Many of the fines remain the same none have been lowered and some were increased during a review of the Fine Structure by the judge and City attorney. Both officials explained the new court system to police officers Here before its implementation. Judge Dempster stressed the Point that the Fine Structure Only represents minimum penalties and the court is still Able to impose maximum Misdemeanour penalties $500 Fine or six months in jail or both on any charge. In revising the Fine Structure Here. Judge Dempster said he reviewed the Structure of City court and those of neighbouring counties. Largest minimum Fine under the new Structure is $200 for driving while intoxicated with liquor or drugs where a collision is involved the new minimum for Dpi with no collision is $150 fines have also been increased for traffic counts such As joyriding careless driving failure to yield right of Way unnecessary noise drag racing following too closely traffic interference driving on the right Side and illegal a turn. Most of these Rose from $25 to $30 the courts minimum Structure has also been hiked for offences such As littering consumption of Beer in Public and hitchhiking. Mrs Carr clerk of the court and Margaret Vollmer. Deputy clerk keep a docket of those who pay at the window and in court for their records and publication purposes. All traffic violators Are now issued a notice to appear in a a a tit no a traffic summons which has been common Here for Many years. Right now the police department is using a Large mimeographed appearance notice but traffic safety director capt. Don Hunsaker who also had input into the revision of the Fine Structure expects delivery of smaller notice booklets in the near future. A new offence for municipal court will be fines relating to the recently passed inoperable or abandoned vehicle ordinance but judge Dempster indicated that he has not had time to review provision of the new ordinance. No Fine has been set Here but the judge expects to hear a a wide continued on Page la Fer copy Atchison Kansas sunday april 21, 1974 28 pages ninety seventh year 29531 a relatively new window at City Hall is that of the Atchison police department business office and records room. Under municipal court changes implemented Here april i fines for a number of traffic charges May be paid directly to either Betty Carr clerk of the court or Margaret Vollmer Deputy clerk without an appearance before judge Richard Dempster. Municipal court costs have been eliminated under the new state statute and appearance is mandatory for Only a half dozen traffic offences. Above mrs. Carr behind window accepts payment of Fine from a traffic photo. State music festival has musicians win Many top ratings overheard if work is a virtue then som e people Are living in sin i amidst escalated fighting . Peace efforts praised by Sadat instrumental music students at Atchison High school directed by Corwin Elliott received ten no. 1,15 no. 2, and two no. 3 ratings at the state music festival at Emporia Friday and yesterday. The concert band received top ratings for programming and sight Reading and among the three judges one designated the band As no. I plus. Soloists receiving no. I Bond y ote tuesday for us 429 us 429 of Troy will vote on a $690,000 Bond Issue tuesday to finance addition to the High school a new Middle school and additions to the Grade school. Polls will be open from 7 . To 7 . In the High school gymnasium. Any citizen 18 years of age who is a resident of the District and properly registered May vote. The planned addition to the High school includes a gymnasium for boys and girls physical education classes and a Standard size High school basketball playing court. Seating space for 924 spectators will be provided and there will be new dressing room facilities. The new addition will be North of the High school East of the shop and will connect to both. A new Middle school for grades 6, 7 and 8, is to be constructed on land immediately North of the High school shop building. The addition to the Grade school will include two classrooms of 900 Square feet each at the Southwest Side of the present building. Ratings included the following Diane Walters violin Sherry Elliott cello Chauncey Reid flute Brenda Elliott flute Karen Schmidt Bassoon. Trumpet Quarter brass sextet and flute quartet also received no. I ratings. Alan Soden Mike Schmidt Alan Melton and David Brant Are members of the trumpet quartet. Mike Butler David Dutton Mike Dykstra Chris Wilderson Fruend and Chuck Kingston Are members of the brass sextet. Brenda Elliott Beth Shrack Anne Taylor and sue Brooks Are members of the flute quartet. The no. 2 ratings included Junior senior High orchestra in performance and sight Reading. Chuck Kingston trumpet Alan Soden trumpet Craig Schlattmann trombone Mark Butler trombone Cheryl Miller violin Darby Seeley oboe Diane Draper clarinet and voice. Clarinet quartet Daine Draper Debbie Kuhn Linda continued on Page la those attending the Atchison Coin and stamp show yesterday at the Atchison county historical society museum 1440 North sixth Street expressed much interest in a 200 ounce Silver Bullion Brick provided through the Exchange National Bank amp Trust co. From left Are or. And mrs. Harry Kew father Felix Nolte and mrs. Forrest Hughes viewing the Silver being held by Dean Miller. The show continues from 12 to 5 . photo. 12 random victims a Zebra killer haunts Frisco by the associated press Egypt had glowing words saturday for . Peace efforts in the Middle East even As syrian and israeli gunners traded artillery fire on the tense Golan Heights front. President Anwar Sadat made the remarks As he accepted the credentials of Hermann Kilts the first american ambassador to Cairo since the june 1967 War. It was the first time in two years Sadat greeted a new ambassador. A the Wisdom of president Nixon and continuing efforts of or. Kissinger have made peace possible in the Region for the first time in 26 years. I Hope the efforts will achieve their goal a he said. A i Hope that you carry my Best wishes to our Friend president Nixon and All wishes to the american people and my Best wishes for your Success in your on Friday Nixon accepted the credentials of Egypt a new ambassador to the United states Ashraf Horbal. Sadat has recently praised Nixon for his efforts in the Middle East leading to a separation and disengagement of extortion plot forces on the Suez front and for similar efforts on the syrian front. Meanwhile there were unconfirmed reports that Egypt rejected offers of an israeli withdrawal from Sinai because Cairo wants to coordinate strategy with Syria. A exclusive offers of israeli withdrawal from Sinai were put Forward to Egypt last week but Egypt rejected them because she is waiting to move with Syria a Ihsan Abdelkodous continued on Page Limo Kan area kidnapped banker swims to Freedom by Victoria Graham associated press writer san Francisco apr a go away Zebra. Done to kill me a Zebra go Home a the child shrieks at the playmate who stalks him in the shadows of a victorian Shell about to be razed by a redevelopment Bull darkened streets. But now the area is shuddering at the Zebra killer or killers and the sym ionese liberation army. The band of Sla terrorists claims to have murdered Oakland school supt. Marcus Foster last nov. 6, to have kidnapped newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst feb. 4, and had her along for the robbery of a san Francisco Bank last tuesday. In each Zebra Case the gunman has been Black the victim White and apparently chosen at random. Police say As Many As four Black men May be in continued on Page 12 Crossroads report Dozer a woman glances nervously urges greater collaboration up at a heavy web of trolley a a Durn 25 sunday $ per copy wires then Down at the bus zone in gathering darkness. A i Wmma Mumm Mumm can almost see the red stains still. It must be my imagination about the she looks Over her shoulder pulls her coat closer and hurries off. A Black Man called Bill cracks open a door in a Pink Concrete Dinosaur of a housing project called the a Pink a a you re scared now about the Zebra. But zebras Are everywhere. Zebra or no a lot of people Are just scared All the time. A a that a the a a Zebra on the lips of children and frightened residents and crackling Over hundreds of police radios is a killer a named from the a radio Channel used by police. Since november the Zebra d. E. Scott gunman has stalked and shot 18 and political contacts within the Crossroads u. S. A. Men an j women murdering 12 hemisphere. City renowned dear editor my a simple neighbor has been Reading the ads lately about How to get Rich by buying Silver and holding it while the Price goes up. He says it appears that numerous people who have some Silver to sell Are spending considerable Money on advertising that the stuff is bound to be Worth a lot More dollars in . But he is glad there Are so Many big hearted folks wanting to let him share in the Silver profits Bonanza by Selling him some of theirs at now prices. Henry ignores cuban Issue in Oas speech partly Cloudy with showers ending today. High in the Low 70s. Kansas showers and thunderstorms ending this morning with decreasing cloudiness partly sunny West High 70s to Low 80s partly Cloudy to Clear tonight and monday Low tonight mid 30s Northwest to the 40s Southeast High monday mostly in the 70s Missouri showers and thunderstorms Likely today Windy and warm High today near 80 Chance of showers Southeast tonight Clear or Clearing elsewhere turning cooler with the Low in the mid to upper 40s partly sunny and a Little cooler monday with the High in the Low to mid 70s, precipitation rain 50 of an Inch. Total for april 70 of an Inch Normal for april 3.6 inches total for 1974 4,14 inches Hallandale Fla. Apr banker Albert l. Dantzler said saturday his reputation As a practical joker made him fear for his life after he was kidnapped and ordered to phone a Ransom demand to his Bank. A a in a known As a practical joker a Dantzler said from his Hospital bed. A i was afraid they the Bank might have thought i was Dantzler 43, spoke to newsmen at Broward general Hospital where he was admitted saturday morning after being to Avert violence found by police a wet and shaken in the front Yard of a beachfront Home. He said he was kidnapped from his Hallandale Home thursday night by two men who ordered him to phone officials at City National Bank with a $60,000ransom demand. Dantzler. An assistant vice president at the Bank said he phoned the Ransom demand to the Bank Friday morning after being taken to an unknown to continued on Page la outlined a few proposals aimed at continuing the spirit of cooperation he said began in the hemisphere six months ago. However most of his outline covered previously stated Points and did not provide specific answers. Kissinger said the major change in past relations be continued on Page la thermometer readings 2pm 58 3pm66 4 p in. 64 5 pm. 64 6pm 63 7pm .61 8pm60 9pm 58 Low 48 temperatures a year ago today Low 54, High 74, precipitation a Trace colombian troops alerted during National elections Atlanta a. Apr proclaiming a the policy of the Good partner a Secretary of state Henry a. Kissinger on saturday urged a greater spirit of inter american collaboration and consultation. In an address to the organization of american states he said the major of hemispheric leaders should be to meet a the demand of our Peoples for Justice and but in his Call for Unity and my a a. A a run a Solidarity Kissinger did not re holding open House i Oliy Fer to the a major problem that divides the Oas a the exclusion of Cuba from economic taken at 7 p in barometer humidity wind River stages Omaha 8 i up 2 Nebraska City to 3 Down Rulo to 9 up i St Joe 12.2 up .2 Atchison 14 8 Down i 29 75falling 96 per cent 7 s Bogota Colombia apr tens of thousands of troops were on Alert saturday in preparation for colombians National elections in which soaring inflation and deep rooted social problems Are key issues. Government officials predicted that balloting sunday would be peaceful despite two Days of demonstrations and guerrilla activity which left seven persons dead. Leftist guerrillas and student demonstrators claim the election is a a a farce although for of them in 4u More for its suicides off the begins 20th year in Chicago ?rda�?zdo0ndehnomiddesbindft Daley just a an Ordinary mayor9 by Joseph r. Tybor associated press writer Chicago apr Richard j. Daley who Rose from a democratic precinct Captain 40 years ago to head one of the most powerful political organizations in the nation began his 20th year As mayor of Chicago saturday. A no i done to say in a a powerful Man. In Man Ordinary mayor and Ordinary citizen trying to do what every mayor tries to do a said Daley who has served As mayor of Chicago longer than anybody else in the City a history. A i love the office of mayor and i love the people of Chicago. And this is the reason i have stayed. I never Felt i would have this Opportunity years ago when i was running around the stockyards area Daley was sworn in As mayor for the first of his five 4-year terms april 20, 1955. He still lives in the same neighbourhood where he was raised on the Southwest Side near the famed stockyards. His Home an expanded Brick Bungalow is undistinguishable from others in the neighbourhood except for the two uniformed policemen who stand Security out front. Daley will be 72 in May but remains in Good health. In a Chat with reporters Friday he said he has not yet decided whether to seek a sixth term i960 but rejected the Chance be next year a a possibility he cause of the candidacy of John said he has been discussing f. Kennedy for president. A with his family. Daley and his wife Eleanor continued on Page la have seven children and eight grandchildren. They Are a close knit family and the mayor still tries to make it Home every evening in time for his wife a cooking. Three years ago on their 35th wedding anniversary mrs. Daley said a once he comes Home and closes that door he ceases being the mayor. He a the husband. A very kind and gentle Man. My Job is keeping him fit and Happy. Then he a ready for whatever happens to him at City in his talk with reporters Daley said he could have been the nominee for governor in . Officials explained this omission As an attempt to avoid any actions that could weaken president Nixon a support at Home in his efforts to fight impeachment. But the delegates were not allowed to forget Cuba As an Issue. Argentine f foreign minister Alberto j. Vignes said in a speech that preceded Kissinger a that talk of Justice and humanity must apply to the government of Fidel Castro. Cubans exclusion an a anomaly a Vignes Saiu. What May have been appropriate to years ago is a anachronistic and unrealistic a he went on. Not Only does cubans isolation damage the cuban people Vignes said it also a a paralyses hemispheric activity and More important creates Vignes indicated that in spite of . Wishes the Oas meeting should review the situation involving the Havana government during the sessions Over the next two weeks. Kissinger who returns to Washington sunday morning the new colonial drive up facility of Exchange National Bank and Trust co., 413 South tenth Street will hold a special open House Between noon and 5 . Today. Refreshments will be available to those touring the new building which also houses colonial finance co., a new loan company Here. Mrs. Janic Goodlet former Teller at the main Bank is manager of the Exchange new facility and Steve sales formerly of Kansas City manager of colonial finance Globe photo. The first time in 16 years it is open to candidates representing All of the country a political parties. Five candidates including latin americans first woman presidential aspirant Are vying for the presidency with Liberal party candidate Alfonso Lopez Michelsen the leading contender according to opinion polls. Alvaro Gomez Hurtado the candidate of the ruling conservative party is expected to give Lopez the toughest Competition with Maria Eugenia Rojas de Moreno of the populist Anapo party a possible contender. Two other candidates representing extremist splinter parties Are Given no Chance of Victory. Since 1958, the conservative and Liberal parties have alternated Rule under a National front government because the Constitution until this year prohibited any other party from participating. Government officials predict less than half of the country a nearly to million voters will cast ballots despite a 32 per cent inflation rate rising unemployment and a failing agrarian Reform program. The nine month Campaign was generally peaceful until thursday night when two students were killed during demonstrations at National University in Bogota. Student leaders said an undercover policeman did the shooting. On Friday police said leftist continued on Page la Wise is the housewife who cleans closets with want ads. Pm 367-0583 for . Atchison i St Vinci Globe

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