Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - April 23, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Bargaining Bill Signed by Ray;
The Cedar Rapids 3 Gazette: Wed., April 24, 1974
Former Bank Insurance Man
Mrs. Clearance Hopper DES M0INES (AP) _ Gov. Hazel Usher Hopper. 79 of 508 R#bert Ray Xuesday signed jn(0
WH Live with It’: Officials ^dforitsin,pcachmentin'
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The attitude of public officials K
Third avenue SW, widow of
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Dies in Florida SKiSttT
Frederick A. Groeltz. 77, of 2222 First avenue NE, died Monday at his winter home in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He was born in
Born Sept. 16. 1894, in Palo, she was married to Mr. Hopper
in the Cedar Rapids area to-
councils, there are increasingly bitter complaints about special
Auburn, Vinton and Norfolk.
"j at u on 1 ori7 before moving to Cedar Cedar Rapids March 20, 1897. pJjj ■ 1fl7n .na lune n>iok«i u RaPlds in 1970. She was a
and was married to Mabel H. Curry in 1945.
He served as a vice-president of Merchants National bank for five years and vice-president of
tapes and documents.
One official contended that “we were misled by Jaworski’’ during negotiations in the months preceding the prosecutor's recent subpoena for 64
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Rain is expected Tuesday night in most of California, southern Texas and southern Florida. Snow is likely in the lower Lakes area.
Hiqh temperatures Monday, low temperatures overnight and inches of precipitation:
Anchorage 43 35 .OS L. Angeles 76 54
Atlanta .. .77 55 .51 Miami . 82 76
Bismarck 52 26 Min'apolis 41 34 .01
Chicago .. 61 38 N. Orleans 84 63 .08
Denver ,. 69 39 New York 78 59 .12
Duluth 41 29 .24 Phoenix . 93 65 Honolulu . 83 73 .07 Seattle . 59 46 .12
Houston 84 62 .27 Wash'gton 50 60 .34
to grass at Otis road SE railroad tracks.
2:27 p.m. Monday. Unknown to grass behind 4801 First avenue SE.
10:17 p.m. Monday. Illegal burning at 1004 Seventeenth street NJE.
ward Jones, 91. Thursday at 2 at United Presbyterian church. ' Jones funeral home.
Manchester — Doyle Way, 57. Wednesday at 1:30 at Boh-jnenkamp’s. Burial: Strawberry Point cemetery.
Manchester — Elmer Dehn, 84. Wednesday at 3 at Boh-nenkamp’s.
Iowa City — Betty Starr, 61. Thursday at 9:30, First Presbyterian church. Graveside ser-vices at 3:30 Thursday at Memorial Park, Mason City. A memorial has been established. George L. Gay’s.
Iowa City — Herminia Hue-
6:33 a.m. Tuesday. Possible Forecast — Occa- train to grass at Rockford road Thursday through and Wilson avenue SW.
Friday night. Highs 70s and 80s 8-40 a m- Tuesday. Unknown moellcr, 87. Rosary-scripture
Thursday, cooling to 60s Satur- £w,e»VM at 403 Third avenue ..service Wednesday at 7:30,
day. Lows 50s Thursday and SW' . ggg. u Gays‘ Bunal ln
Friday and 40s on Saturday. Petition for Marrnso — Antonia Ringler,
Bankruptcy 8L Hoover-Valentine’s.
Iowa City — Arlo Wilson, 83, New York City. Services to,,/ fniftht «QW*.aan, Johnson, Anamosa, were held in Greenwich, Conn.
lx)W overnight ...............SU Dcbts: $53,328.13. Assets $2,-
Noon Tuesday ............. 42 060, with $1,650 claimed as ex-
2 p m................... 40 empt
precipitation None Janet Linn and Vincent Jack-
C. R. Weather
High Monday 52 Dorothy Nadine and Stanley
b J Smith
Iowa City — Bemiece M. Ries, 78. Wednesday at 3:30, Beckman-Butherus’. *
Total for April............4.00 Vernon
McMurray, 1925 road SE. Debts:
Normal for April ..........2.79 $3,582.34. Assets: $1,400, with
Normal through April .....7 81 $900 claimed as exempt.
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to be “We’ll live with it.
The measure will allow public Jean Oxley, chairman of the
to"l913L She had lived Vn^Mt Iempl°yes to join unions or other;Linn county board of super-- ‘ bargaining groups to negotiate visors, said, “We have been get-
salaries, fringe benefits and!ting ready in anticipation of a working conditions effective collective bargaining bill being
member of Unity Center next year- passed. We’ve always been able tapec} presidential conversations.
church. 'The Iowa senate passed the t0 sR down with our employes.; official responded “no”
Surviving are three sons, Ber- measure last year, and theand we should be able to work when a«ked whether Nixon was nard, Ceres, Calif. Bradley house debated it 12 days this wi,il , them (under the new considering firing Jaworski.
Odar Rapids, and Bill oFVear before giving final approv-'awF' ..Numbers Game”
Springfield, Ore.; a sister, Mrs. aT but only after inserting She said it was hard to tell
John E. Young, Waterloo: six strong anti-strike provisions. ^ effects he law will have It* te
grandchildren and five great- The senate took less than a ™1'1 d'[fer™t «rouPs of White House ac-
6 the house amend- P,0>res be8,n organizing. translated into White House ac-
Commonwealth Federal bank, Detroit, for five years. Prior to his retirement, he operated the Groeltz insurance agency for 30 years.
He was a member of the Cedar Rapids Country club, University Athletic club, Cedar Rapids Consistory, El Kahir Shrine and the Embassy club.
In Fort Lauderdale he belonged to the Coral Ridge Yacht club and the Fort Lauderdale Opera Guild.
Services: Friday at 1:30 p.m. church, by the Rev. Mabel K. at Palo United Methodist Swanson. Burial: Palo cemetery., Friends may call at the Teahen funeral home after I p.m. Thursday and until IO a.m. Friday and at the church in Palo after noon.
Mrs. Ralph Harms
Madeline E. Harms, 48. of 1317 ‘
Hertz drive SE, wife of Ralph!
Harms, and a Cedar Rapids res-1 ident IO years, died Tuesday following a long illness. Born June
7, 1925, in Mason City, she was mendation of the county engi-married Sept. 26, 1948, at Clear ;neer, have rejected bids for Lake. Mrs. Harms was a Draport road paving that were member of St. Paul’s United 38 percent above the estimate Methodist church. (with the understanding that the
In addition to his wife he is! Surviving jn addit|0 , her PavinS wi" bc done in staSes
survived by his daughter, Mary husband bare two daughters over a period of years,
t Brown of Hackettstown, N.J., Kath]een M and San(Jra s The ac|j(m was (aken and two grandchildren. both at home: her mother, day.
There will be a cremation He|en VVmtcI% Mason city_ and The board also voted Tuesday
committal in Fort Lauderdale^ sj ( He, 0] pong t0 accept the low bid for grad-and internment in Muscatine at. Beach Ca|jf * ing the 15 miles of (hat road
service at a later Services; pen(jing a( Major_ going east from its interchange
Erickson funeral home at Mason City. Turner chapel east was in charge of local arrangements.
day to give the house amend-/ 5 b . fa’ ;tion. gut it is known that Nixon
ments final approval. School District and his closest advisers have
Six public employe groups Ronald Moore, member of the been debating ways to counter were represented among the 31 C e d a r Rapids Community the expanding requests while persons in the governor’s office school district, said he thought providing the “comprehensive for the signing ceremony. the law will not mean much Response” to the house subpoe-
The measure will cover ap- change in that district. na.
proximately 100,000 local and “I don’t see too much change. “We don’t want to move to state public employes. I understand this district is a point of confrontation ... But
-1 closer teo doing what’s required the question is, do you ever satin the law (than ether school jsfy their curiosity,” said one 'districts). official. “Ifs gone from nine
“I don’t foresee any prob- tapes to 19 tapes to 42 tapes, jlems, and I certainly don’t feared now, even before we an-| the law.” J swer? they ... want more.”
Moore said he was‘-sorry that Thjs o(fjciak wh„ often mir. the school board which is the!
Draport Road Paving Delayed; Work in Stages
Linn supervisors, on recom-
■ a » a ,. , , irors Nixon’s views, spoke hea-
elected representative of the j ted| of ..the numbcrs game" he
public and not tied to either the sajd was being played by inves-
a private date.
Dr. Bernard D. Tone
Dr. Bernard Davison Tone,
DDS, 68. of 1915 C avenue NE, died Sunday following a long illness.
Born Dec. 7, 1905, in Salix, he'55, formerly of Cedar Rapids,1 $82,813.41
with interstate 380.
The bids were received last week. Low bid for Portland cement paving was $208,664.77,
administration o r employes, isn’t the last authority in settling issues.”
Moore said he mainly object-' cd to the law’s provisions for Tues- final offer arbitration.
Mayor Don Canney and the city council have not yet read the bill, and have reserved comment on it until they can study it, but the council is on record as favoring collective bargaining in some form.
Intergovernmental Coordinator Tom Aller said a copy of the amended bill was not available until this week because of the large number of requests the
Mrs. Robert Hammond “™PaIed to ,he cstimate of
Vivian Danberg Hammond,! Low bid for the grading -
i ■ j a -ai. * a a at a • d mt i’ 2.813.41 from Barker, inc.,|legislature received for copies
was married to the former died Monday in I aramus, N.J..;iowa cuy — was 4.6 percent of the bill
Marie VVeiskamp. Until his re- following a brief illness. Born in below the $86,000 estimate. ___
had been Rock Island, 111., Nov. 4, 1918. County Engineer Bill Harring-
Total for 1974 ............ 9.45 Mary Catherine Luter (for-1 . “ > .v ~
ii .nm„inP ficinrr in 19 i merly known as Mary Cath- had remained noncommital dur-u;rprnpnt r\r T0np
KSVSJ rn. ISS sirs,,‘SUSS’ xrs^riSSS* Sfw l> “ J if' iSS’S;
......... ■ • |olnor vctcrans organizations,!DDS Hammond Nov. 22, 1941, in project tor stage construction;
is survived by one I Cedar Rapids. She attended
Tone, Marion: a Roosevelt and Grant schools, in
Wind direction and velocity at *8.810. with $9,800 claimed *s;broke the sMcnce Tuesday to|
Gazette weather station a‘ Bonnjc Kay and Jamcs WaI. say the performance of the VA son John j - p m. mw at 1/m.p.n. lace Gocller, Fairbank. Debts:1 under Johnson in integrating aqn’frhtnr M
Sun rises Wednesday, sun sets. 6:57.
Year Ago Today - High. 66 low. 45; rainfall, none.
PtCldy 60-47 j
Cl mg 56-351
Des Moines .....
Mpls.-St. Paul . .
Okla. City ......
Sioux rails .....
(Flood stages in brackets)
6:13; $18,079.03. Assets: $4,895, with Vietnam era veterans into the
$1,100 claimed as exempt. jy^ system “has been com-
Magistrafe’s Court mendable.
Robert E. L. Eaton, national speeding — Daniel Travis, legion commander, said, “There 760 Forty-third street NE; Albert Brown, 6572 Parkview drive SE; each fined $40 and costs. Becky Dobberkc,
daughter, Mrs. Paul Steffes, Cedar Rapids.
M o r g a n t o w n , W. Va.; two Surviving in addition to her brothers, Leo Tone, Sergeant husband are two daughters,
Mrs. Will Kaffenberger, Arling-
with asphaltic cement, with an asphalt or rock base to be House placed this year.
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tigators and contended it was an effort to “create impeachment momentum.”
The White House clearly intends to deal with the house committee subpoena before turning to Jaworski’s court-supported demand for tape recordings and other documents related to 64 conversations between Nixon and four of his former top aides.
In asking Judge John Sirica to issue the subpoena, Jaworski said the information was needed for the Watergate cover-up trials scheduled to begin in September.
The additional tapes and documents being requested by the house impeachment panel may touch on a controversial ITT anti-trust settlement and cam-tliat paign money from the dairy in-
have been, understandably, administrative deficiencies in the be 2801 area of checks for Vietnam vet-
NW~ crans *be educali°nal Pr°* \n' gram, and some isolated in-
Bluff, and William Tone, Salix; one sister, Helen Weavill, Sioux City, and five grandchildren.
ton, Va., and Mrs. Ronald Demas, Paramus, N.J.; two
NW; Ronald Scrovy, Eaton said. “These continue to fflSl!66 our Principal concerns and we hope that another adminis-
Private funeral services will granddaughters; a sister, Mrs. held Wednesday at the L. A. Woodward,
Stewart funeral home with City, Okla.; and a brother, burial in Mt. Calvary cemetery. Dwight Danberg, Sayre, Okla
There will be no visitation at the funeral home at any time.
official asserted _____
Nixon is seeking ways to blunt dustry, as well as Watergate
what he termed “escalating re- Other Requests
quests on all fronts” for more The Associaled Press has ob.
. apes of presidential convcrsa- (ained a copy of a ,etter show.
I lons' mg the judiciary committee no-
1 This official, who would not(tified the White House on April allow use of his name, said that in that it would request addi-while Nixon has not decided tjonai tapes covering those
precisely how to proceed, he three areas,
injuries suffered when his car;still plans “a comprehensive Rodino refused to say at an
Man Hospitalized; Car, Tractor Collided
George C. Wolfe, 50, of Cedar Oklahoma! Rapids, was in good condition at St. Luke’s hospital Tuesday with
Friends may contribute to the and a tractor collided on a statement, a comprehensive re-impromptu news conference cancer fund. county gravel road northeast of sponse” to the subpoena. I Monday whether the new re-
Richard Lensing, 2440 Grand avenue, Marion; Nancy
Elmer L. Sutthoff
Elmer L. Sutthoff, 71, of 1015 day at 11:15 a m.
Services: Van Der Plaat fu- Ely Monday evening neral home, Paramus, Thurs- Linn deputies reported Wolfe
was driving east on a road two !miles north and a mile east of
enue. Marion; Russell Mc- ,vit
Cullough, 119 Southview drive, DraJ,on, a,°ng Wit Marion; Rickie Gail. 1641 Thir- will address them teenth street NW; Donald problems within Davis, 2100 Brooklyn drive NE; n0ssible time ” Steven Shifflett, 4418 Walker^
.street NE; Mark Remington,!
1 dar Rapids resident and an em-
years ago, died suddenly Monday.
Wednesday in St.
Catholic church by the Rev. Martin T. Laughlin. Entomb-I ment: Cedar Memorial. Ar-
Ely, came over a hill and struck - lo a.m.!a tractor driven by Dennis D.|tapes. Patrick’s Miller, 18, of route 4, Solon.
The tractor had been headed west and was turning left into a
However, interviews with sev- quests in fact deal with all three eral Nixon advisers disclosed areas, that high-level unhappiness is But he did say, “Wre want to growing with each new subpoe- be as comprehensive as we
na or request for White House can.”
In another development, Sen.
Showed Anger .Pcrc>' <R I11) made public a let-
ter he received IO days ago
Indications are that Nixon from Jaworski, saying the
Speculation about possible* eorn Aug a m2. at Peoria,; rangements by Cedar Memorial driveway. It was struck in thei himself let his anger show when white House “is now impeding”
Lacrosse (12) 9.5, no change Lansing (18) 11.0, fall .1 Dam 9 (18) 2.9, no change McGregor (18) 13.4, fall .1 Guttenberg (15) 12.1, fall .2 Dubuque (17 )14.6, fall .5 Davenport (15) 12 8, rise .6 Keokuk (16) 11,8. fall .1
2245 Brockman avenue, successors centered on bred B. ^e was married to Zora Wells funeral home.
Betty Schettler, Ilia- Rhodes, former top aide to rw a
K-.rnn Wx>ltm- ISI t.i_____ r______ n ... Ut1*
... , Karen We'ter, 3ol Johnson, former Rep. Richard C„f,hnf'f wa<, a mpmber of Cal
Windsor drive NE; each fined,,. , _ out thou was a memoer ot cai
$30 and costs. Jean^Whitm^l ^Roudebush of Indiana, who suc-Lisbon; David Jensen, Mt. Vcr- ceeded Rhodes, former Sen.
1936, at was a
Odar at C R. (13) 5.52, fall .01
Total to date ........
Through April 22, 1973 Percent of normal year Total normal year ...
Pool level Tuesday
Births — Mercy
April 22 — To the families of David Glynn, 1959 Second avenue SE, a daughter; Richard Maresh, 608 Nilscn road NE, a son, Richard Kragg, Mt. Vernon, a daughter.
Births — St. Luke's
April 22 — To the families of Stephen I). Troy, Mt. Vernon, a son; Donald Norton, 460 Hillview drive, Marion, a son; Kan-dal Balderston, Central City, twin sons; Daniel Stovall, 330 Hanover road SW, a daughter; Clark Witt, 1432 Fourth street NW. a son.
Out of Town Births
At Ames — Mr. and Mrs. Phil Hanna, a daughter April IO. Mrs. Hanna is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bell, Coggon. Mr. Hanna is the son of Mr. and Mrs. W. B Hanna, rural Marion.
Cynthia Ritchison, Cedar Rapids, and Gregory O’Brien, Solon. Helen Gal, Iowa City, and Stephen Duer, Hiawatha.
Margaret Mary and Charles Junior Kay.
11:41 a.m. Monday. Assistance call at 1301 Third avenue SE.
2:07 p.m. Monday. Unknown
non; Milton Reckling, Mt. Vcr jnon; John Merringer, 1806 Jana street SW; John Scheer, 1721 Second street SW; Paul Wenzel, Elgin, 111.; Roger Welty, ! Swisher; Terry Wallace, 2265 C street SW; Ronald Klever, 1654 [..21 Twenty-fourth street NW; 6,537 Richard Ellis, 517% B avenue 6.5891 NW; Robert Sutton, route one, 98.491 Marion; each fined $20 and 6,6311 costs.
Failure to stop for school bus i— Albin Drahos, Mt. Vernon; 671.37 fined $30 and costs.
Gordon Allott of Colorado and Teague.
There have been rumors that Johnson plans to run for public office in Iowa.
Three Drivers Suffered Minor Injuries in Crash
■■■■■ gational church at 10:30 a.m.
vary Baptist church and was Tuesday by the Rev. Glenn active in the Senior Men’s club Bender. Burial: Cectar Memo-of the YMCA. He had been a /al. Turner chapel east in
, „ . n I „ charge ot services.
canoe explorer in Canada, had , * . ... , „
r . ... , ~ . Dominguez. Alberta B. —
written several articles for Out- Turner chapel cast at 10;30
door magazine and had been a.m. Wednesday by the Rev. E. [well-known as a swimmer, I Wayne Ryan. Burial: Linwood, having won a distance swim I FrRl3ds ma>' caU at Turner
right rear. There was no report the judiciary committee formal-'the Watergate grand juries by Ratcliff. Mark Edwin — of injury to Miller. !y requested more tapes beyond failing to produce tapes and
Were held at the First Congre- No charges were filed. the 42 conversations it has sub-‘pajx>rs
Driving left of center line —
Jerry O’Connor, 4509 White Pine drive NE; fined $25 and
Driver’s license violation —
Robert Meyer, 287 Twenty-
O’Connor3 Winthrop Mach ‘fined j avenue and Scventh s,reet
The drivers of three cars involved in an accident Monday suffered minor injuries. None was hospitalized.
Police said the accident occurred at the intersection of
some four years ago.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Dale Sutthoff, j Glen Gardner, N.J.; a daughter, j Mary Zimmerman, Davenport; four grandchildren; two sisters, Olga Sindelar, Cedar Rapids, and Edna Stickle, Central City, and a brother. Fred Sutthoff, Clinton.
Services are pending at Turner chapel west.
$20 and costs.
Haroldl One of the drivers, John W. LeClere, 914 Seventh ^ street | Harris, 21, of 3000 J street SW,
was charged with failure to yield at an intersection. Harris was treated at Mercy hospital for a possible head injury.
One of the other drivers, Au
Stratton. Claude L. — Turner chapel east at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday by the Rev. A. J. Stokes. Burial: Cedar Memorial.
Tzortzoudakis, John — St.
Jo h n ’ s Hellenic Orthodox church at 3 p.m. Wednesday by the Rev. Alexander Anasta-siou. Burial: St. John’s Hellenic section of Linwood cemetery.
Gallagher, Howard — Trinity Lutheran church at noon Wednesday by the Rev. Richard Osing. Burial: Linwood.
SW; Darryl Switzer, Atkins; each fined $10 and costs.
Studded tires — Lary Carney, Lisbon-' fined $10 and
Traffic signal violation —
Connie Nikodim. 108 Park qrey L Facion, 17, of 915 Eighth court SE; Pamela Nadin, 55 Twenty-seventh street NW;
Darryl Switzer, Atkins; Vernon Tiroutek, 316 Second street SW; Steven Shifflett, 5320 Gordon avenue NW; Dana Midi, 1926 First avenue NE; each fined $15 and costs.
Kight-of.way violation — Joseph Mepak, Central City; fined $25 and costs.
Tipton — Alvena Burmeister, 75. Wednesday at 10:30, St. John’s United Church of Christ, Clarence. Burial: Lowden cemetery. Friends may call after 2 Tuesday, Chapman’s in Clarence.
Williamsburg — Osborne Ed-
strcet SE, was also examined at Mercy hospital.
The third driver, Carol If. Et-tinger, 16, of 320 Crescent street SE, was examined by her private doctor for a possible leg injury.
Police said Harris’ car was
H*lJ wa J* Friends may call at Turner
llda Medmger west until 9 p.m. Tuesday and
Hilda Caroline Medinger, 66, at the church from 9:30 a.m. to of 1301 Third street SE, died 11:55 Wednesday, suddenly Monday. She was bomi
Oct. 6,1907, in Spring Brook. East—
Mrs. Medinger was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist church and a member of the to the U.S. and during that time Rebekah lodge. established a close relationship
Surviving are two daughters, with the Nixon administration. Evelyn Swanson, Cedar Rapids, There was speculation that with and Nadine Konen, Willsboro, him at the head of the govcrn-N.J.; seven grandchildren; a ment, Secretary of State Kis-j
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sister, Rosella Silker, California; and four brothers, Arthur Michel, Preston. Clarence Mi-
southbound on Seventh street cbeb Spring Brook, Gregory Mi-
when it collided with an east-iche1’ Cedar Rapids, and Marvin would pursue peace with Egypt
bound car driven by Miss Et-|Miche1'^ An8eles- beyond the initial troop disen-
Services: 1:30 p.m. Thursday \
in Turner chapel east by Dr. Arnold Herbst. Friends may call until I p.m. Thursday. The casket will not be opened after the service.
The impact forced Harris’ car to cross the center line and hit Miss Facion’s car, which was stopped at a stop sign in the northbound lane.
singer would find his peacemaking work easier.
Rabin told the party central committee Monday that he I
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