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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 11, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa —Daily Record— C. R. Weather High Saturday    HO ll p.m. Saturday .......... 71 Rainfall .................. 0.12 Total for August .........4    31 Normal for August .    2.97 Normal through August ...23.16 Total for 1974 .............35.30 Barometer, rising ........ 29.66 Humidity at ll p.m. 97% Wind direction and velocity at Gazette weather station at ll p.m. Saturday S at 6 m.p.h. Sun rises Monday, 6:10; sun sets, 8:13. Year Ago Today — High. 87; low, 65; rainfall, .09. Births — Mercy Aug. 9 — To Mr. and Mrs. Dale Usher, 1120 Mitchell drive, Marion, a daughter. Aug. IO — To Mr. and Mrs. Duaine Sill, 2041 Coldstream avenue NE, a daughter. Births — St. Luke's Aug. 9 — To the families of Roxton Albin, 805 Third street SW. a son; Arthur J. Bruns, 3724 Yellow Pine drive NE, a son; Francis Candler, 1544 A avenue NE, a daughter; Dale A. Dunston, Stanwood, a daughter; James VV. Klenk, 406 Wilman street, Hiawatha, a son; Joseph A. Kolosick, 2107 Blairs Ferry road NE, a son; Henry K. Lan-kow, Vinton, a son; John VV. Thomas. 184 Fourteenth avenue, Hiawatha, a daughter. Aug. IO — To the families of Lawrence Lauther, 1345 Fifth street NW, a son; Dennis L. Sejkora, route three, Marion, a daughter; Larry M. Hansen. Olin, a son; and Kenneth DeMoss, Oxford Junction, a daughter. Out of Town Births At Kansas City — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kadlec, a son, Aug. 8. Kadlec is the son of Mr. and Mrs. George Kadlec, route one, Marion. Mrs. Kadlec is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Parnell Proctor, route three. Fires 9:09 a.m. Saturday. Air - e -vac at airport. 1:19 p.m. Saturday. Stand by a scene of accident 3600 block Bowling street SW. 2:27 p.m. Saturday. Broken sprinkler head at HOI Twelfth avenue SW. 2:43 p.m. Saturday. Illegal burning behind 1819 Second avenue SE. 3:19 p.m. Short in wiring in front of 835 Third avenue SW. —Nixon— (Continued from Page I.) the following Monday, Aug. 5, but Wiggins said he would make a public statement on the tapes Monday regardless of any White House announcement. The transcripts were released to Sirica on Monday and almost at the same time the White House released Nixon’s statement in which the President said the latest disclosure would damage his case. Aide Pictures Nixon as Not Downcast SAN CLEMENTE. Calif. (UPI —■ Richard Nixon was pictured as in good spirits and not downcast Saturday but he spent his first full day as a private citizen since his fall from power behind a veil of privacy with his family in their oceanside villa. The Nixons did not venture from behind the guarded walls of their home and the few visitors during the day were not identified. The former President spent 314 hours working at his office complex. A member of Nixon’s staff who accompanied him to San Clemente said that the former Chief Executive had not talked with President Ford since he left Washington but that he was expected to do so in the near future. The spokesman was asked about Nixon’s mood. “I think one way to answer that is to say he has been busy in terms of reading and working on some matters,” he replied. ‘‘His spirits are good. He is not downcast. The decision he announced the other night is a decision he is very comfortable with and he is satisfied that in the national interest it was the right step for him to take " There will be very little information about Nixon’s activities in the coming days, he said, because ‘‘the President looks at this as a private lime — he will be spending the time with his family.” Iowa Deaths Amana    Mrs. William Haim, 73. Services 2 p.m. T u i* s cl a y at Brogh chapel. Burial: Czech National cemetery. Friends may call at the chapel after 3:30 p.m. Monday. Anamosa William Willard Dayhoff, 67. Monday at 1:30, Goettsch’s, where friends may call after I Sunday. Arlington — George Bassett, 73. Sunday at 2 at United Methodist church. Burial: Cass township cemetery, Strawberry Point. Gleim’s. Bennett — Ida Von Roden, 80, Colorado Springs. Monday at 1:30, Peace Church Christ United where friends may call after 9:30 Monday. Sheets and Sons, Tipton. Chelsea — Tillie Riha, 90. Tuesday at 2, Hrabak’s in Belle Plaine. Burial: National cemetery, Vining. Lisbon—Grace Whitlatch, 90. Monday at 1:30 at Morgan’s where friends may call after 2 Sunday. Manchester — Harold G. Woellert, 56, of rural Strawberry Point. Monday at 1:30 at St. John’s Lutheran church, Dundee. Burial:    Oakland, Man chester. Shelly’s. Monticello — Hazel Wilkens, 80. Monday at ll, Goettsch’s. New Vienna — Laurence W. Westhoff, 70. Monday at 10:30 at St. Boniface’s. Visitation after 6 p.m. Saturday at Kramer’s in Dyersville, instead '■bf after 6 Sunday as reported earlier. Ryan — Patrick J. Callan, 80. Tuesday at 10:30, St. Patrick’s Catholic church. Rosary Sunday at 8, parish wake Monday at 8, Shelly’s in Manchester, where friends may call after 2 Sunday. Springville — Bruce H. Fulton, 70. Monday at 10:30, Murdoch’s in Marion where friends may call after 9 Sunday. Burial: Cedar Memorial, Cedar Rapids. St. Olaf — William G. Herrmann, 68. Tuesday at 1:30 at Norway Lutheran church. Burial: Eastside cemetery, Elkader. Visitation after 7:30 Sunday at Witt’s. Tama — Mrs. Joseph E. Chyma, 71. Tuesday at IO at St. Patrick’s. Rosary Monday at 7:30 p.m. Mason-Hand’s. Vinton — Mrs. Dorothy Diet-rich, 50. White-Phillips’. Walford — Hartzel (Harold) McAfee, 59. Monday at 2, Brosh chapel, Cedar Rapids. Burial: Shiloh cemetery, Cedar Rapids. Waukon — Myles Roach, 54, of Prairie du Chien, Wis. Tuesday at 10:30 at St. Patrick’s Catholic church, Waukon. Visitation 2-10 Monday at Bakke-Hanson’s. Wellman — Henry W. burian, 92. Sunday at 1:30 at Powell’s. Visitation immediately. West Liberty — Ethel Sat-terthwaite, 79. Monday at 1:30, United Methodist church. Burial: Greenwood cemetery, Muscatine. Snider’s. Portugal Maps Withdrawal from Colony in Angola LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal took another step away from its African empire Ion Saturday by outlining a formula to give independence to its I troubled west African colony of Angola in about two years. I The new government’s military junta promised a start on ‘‘self determination” for Angola as soon as a cease-fire with liberation movements there can be effected. The junta, headed by President Atonnio de Spinola, said the same liberation movements, fighting for independence for more than a decade, would be included in a provisional government to be charged with holding a constituent assembly election within two years and later writing a constitution. After this, the junta said Angolans can have “a government legitimately representative of the sovereign will of the people of Angola.” Ex-Cuban Head Jose Cardona Is Dead at 71 SAN JUAN. Puerto Rico (AP) — Former Cuban prime minister Jose Miro Cardona died Saturday of a heart attack, a family spokesman said. He was 71. Miro Cardona was professor at the University of Puerto Rico School of Law at the time of his death. He served as Fidel Castro’s first prime minister for several months in 1959 and 1960, then as Cuba’s ambassador to Spain. He fled to the United States in 1963 after an ideological dispute with Castro and finally settled in Puerto Rico. —Ford— (Continued from Page I.) unflagging support and total loyalty to you,” said Kissinger. Ford expressed his gratitude that the cabinet had carried on under what he termed trying circumstances during the last several months of the Richard Nixon administration. Ford said he intended to meet individually and face-to-face with each cabinet member when problems arose. However, Ford said, those personal meetings would be business “rather than chitchat.” Jerald Terllorst, press secretary to the new President who took the oath Friday, told reporters at a briefing that Ford underscored the importance of continuity and stability at this point in the transition between administrations. “I believe that is what the country wants,” Terllorst quoted the President as saying to the cabinet. ‘‘I think we have a fine team here.” Ford was said to have stressed to the cabinet his announced policy of openness and candor and to have urged them to be affirmative in their relations with news media., Sign Bills? President Ford must decide whether to sign or to veto a number of bills left lying on the desk of Richard Nixon when Nixon resigned, including one that would allow Americans to own gold for the first time in four decades. The most important of these measures contains the federal appropriation for elementary and secondary education and includes an anti-busing provision considered by many to be the strongest ever approved. The education bill was approved 81 to 15 by the senate and 323 to 83 by the house — margins that are more than enough to override a veto, although there are no indications Ford would veto the measure. The bill would forbid courts to order children bused beyond the school second closest to their homes, except where courts ruled that wider busing was needed to protect a child’s constitutional rights. Same Process TerHorst said that Ford would follow essentially the same process used by former President Nixon in selecting a man to fill the second job in the administration. Ford has asked the Republican congressional leaders, Rep. Rhodes of Arizona and Sen. Scott of Pennsylvania, and Re-publican party Chairman George Bush to contact GOP congressmen and party leaders across the country to solicit their suggestions for a vicepresidential nominee. TerHorst said Ford also plans to seek advice on whom to name from members of the cabinet, the White House staff and Democratic leaders of congress, Speaker Albert of Oklahoma and Sen. Mansfield of Montana. TerHorst said each person has been invited to submit by next Wednesday three names in order of preference. The recommendations will be mailed in sealed envelopes and addressed personally to the President “and he alone will handle it,” he said. Beauty Contest TerHorst said the President will seriously consider each potential nominee suggested, “but I’m sure the President is not going to run a beauty contest and do it on who had the most votes.” TerHorst was asked if the President might consider a Democrat and he replied that Ford has not specified one way or the other the party affiliation. TerHorst said that if (members of the public wanted to express their preferences he was sure the mail office in the White House would accept such letters but he did not indicate whether they would reach the President’s desk. TerHorst said he hopes the recommendation process would be completed within a week or IO days. Ford has peviously indicated he would try to .submit a nominee to congress by that time. His choice requires congressional ratification. Hobo King AP Wirephoto —Drouth— (Continued from Page I ) The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Sun., August ll, 1974 JA prices has led many farmers to sell their cattle at ruinous prices, for fear they would lose even more in the fall. “The customer doesn’t realize Obituaries Mrs. Sam Slaman Harley Swails ....    .    ,    I    Harley    Swails, 69, of 310 Fifth    Alice    slaman,    79,    of it yet but it is just about as des- avenue SE, died Saturday in a 1631 Bcvcr avenue se widow of perato as it can get,” House local hospital following a long Sam slaman, died Saturday in a s ’    illness.    local hospital following a long President Ford, meeting Sat- Born June 13, 1905, in    Cones- jj|ness urday for the first time with the Ville, he had lived in the    Chica- T, N    9n ,„q4 • Ith cannel that he inherited from go area until coming to Cedar ^    ^ ^ ^    ^ the Nixon Administration, asked Rapids in 1970. He married Moi- d of Cedar R ids sjnce com. Agriculture Secretary Lutz he Thompson on June IO, 1944J.    ,    -    f    M whether the rains that hit the j in Chicago.    jsachusetts Washington, D. C. area Friday He was a retired railroad con- “...... had been nationwide and would: ductor, a veteran of World war She was a member of St. Eastern Orthodox St. George Ladies II, and a member of the Veter-0 £ c ans of Foreign Wars at Colum-bus Junction.    I    Auxiliary. Surviving in addition to his Survivors include three sons, help end the drouth. Regional Rains Butz told him the rains were ________„    ________ regional in several parts of the wife are two sisters, Frances Michael of El Paso, Texas, Eu-country.    Laird of Davenport, and Win- gen(‘ Toledo, Ohio, and Floyd The USDA will issue its next ifred Gaylor of Phoenix, Ariz.;|Niles, HI.; three daughters, crop estimate Monday, based on three brothers, Howard of West Mrs. Sam Nassif, Mrs. Nick figures collected before Aug. I.'Branch, Roy of East Moline, m.JAbodeely, and Miss Matilda Sla-Tho department already has and James of Denver; two man’ a“ Cedar Rapids, 12 said the corn crop will be less grandchildren, and one great- grandchildren; five great-than anticipated earlier.    grandchild.    grandchildren; three brothers, Services will lie 1:30 n m i David George of Oxford June- State agriculture officials, farmers and other Wednesday at __ ____ P-Ri. Turner chapel t'on’ Alex George of Cedar industry J west''with tho Vorv Rov ration KaPids» and Samuel George of spokesman have said that Iwest’ Wlth tao Very Kev- Canon    ...... smaller crops will undoubtedly mean higher prices.    cemetery. Friends may “This corn is used for feed,” chapel west, said Lawrence Brown, pointing    _ call at Turner D A. Lofcrskl. Burial: Garrison;0™"1* ^Pids' M*ch" “d ‘*° sisters, Mrs. Constance McCole of Grand Rapids, Mich., and Mrs. Scundra Rashid of Fort Madison. at the crops on his farm near    Willie™    Services    will be 10:30 a.m. Carmi 111 “If there is a short-    n l !    .    r    Tuesday at Turner’s east and at ct j J r    if    *    Julla    Duth Stowe, 64, of 1520 n a t Ooreo Pastern age of feed, beef prices have got pifTuth n,,ormn w a rvHar    George    eastern to co higher”    ™    f    ’    Orthodox church by the Rev. Duane Skow the statistician ?a1lds ,r“'dcn‘ f?r 20 .^- Constantine Nasr. Burial in St. i. 1 , .J .    ,    died at University hospital Sat-a Tri,asian partmenUs° crop ^"k    ^    ^illness.    Kfe wliTte ' condu ” reporting service in Iowa, said    WM born Feb. 7, 1910, Turner's east at 8 p.m. Monday. Slow Motion Shortv was named the new King of the Hoboes at the annual Britt Hobo Convention Saturday. Since there was no crown to place on his head he kept his hat on. —Hobo— (Continued I rom Page I.) down because of health problems, spent his year as king visiting Veterans Administration hospital patients the U. S. S25026 Ss Stolen From Eatery More than $2,000 in cash and (checks was stolen Saturday af-across iternoon from Happy Chef restaurant, 365 Thirty-third avenue 1L ISW. In a novelty contest at the Po|ice led ?2 026 m cash convention of Tourist Union 63 and checks was taken from an Mick “Long Looker' Denfeld of    safe    fa    ,he    re_slau. r°l u 7 y,,Wa,S nar° qT    ran‘’a office    between noon and 5 of the hobos. Mick,    who won the    p ni title for the fifth    consecutive    The theft    was    discovered by year, is not really    a hobo but    (be manager’s    wife, Doreen works at the Iowa Women’s Re- uirich formatory at Rockwell City. Her    __ 16-year-old daughter, “Adventurer Jan”, was among thei three other candidates for1 “Miss Hobo.” Thousands of persons lined up | for an ample serving of mulli-j gan stew. The annual conven-] Friends may call at Turner’s east after 10:30 a.m. Monday. Memorial Services Viola — IO a.m. at Brosh chapel. Leonard Smith Charged After Car Hits Building A Central City man was tion also featured a parade,! booked on two charges Saturday rides and an art show. —Cyprus— (Continued from Page I.) there would be little point in going on with the negotiations. “Unless something unforeseen happens ... all our subjects are exhausted and there is nothing left for the conference to discuss,” he said. The Turkish demand followed an incident earlier in the day in which Turkish and Turkish Cypriot representatives withdrew from the peace talks for seven hours until a ruckus over negotiating table nameplates could be settled. The nameplate question was tied to the status of Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot delegates and thus to the issue of federalism. In other developments, a high Turkish government official warned of new fighting on Cyprus unless the Turkish and Greek communities on the island receive autonomy in their separate enclaves. Britain halted a scheduled withdrawal of troops and planes from its Cyprus bases Saturday I rn ans admitted a as a precaution against possible breakthrough on the new fighting on the island. (front which put the night after his car wTent out of control and struck a building, trapping him in the car. Leonard Smith was charged with drunk driving and failure to have his vehicle under control. He was treated for minor injuries at Mercy hospital and released. Police said Smith lost control of his car and it struck the Dental Arts building, 2727 First avenue East, causing an estimated $5,000 damage to the building. Cedar Rapids firemen assisted in removing Smith from his car. In another accident, Clifford Sampica, jr., 44, of route two, Marion, .suffered minor injuries as a result of a motorcycle accident about 8 p.m. near Blairs Ferry and Center Point road NE. He was treated at St. Luke’s ..    ,    .near Chelsea. She was *. tho ram - as much as five Umber of the Jolly 60 Cub. inches in some places — “would1 Surviving in a/dition t0 her have been ideal a month ago. ha,band w,|Iiam arc seven That s when the biggest damage | daughters, Lucille Baldwini Ra. Came R vondMel    mons Purcell, and RachelL[^*nday ......... on cp    Struve, all of Cedar Rapids, Burial: Cedar Memorial ceme- Donald Barrowman of the Yvonne Salmon of Crescent i tory. Missouri Crop and Livestock City, Fla., Donna Forrester of    Jesse    S'    —, 10:30 Reporting Service said much of biberon, Mary Lou Matheny of j jj’™* ChjJ[jla*£ aDavidnCQuiring. his state’s corn also was beyond Mesa, Ariz., and Jeanette Ross Burial: Green cemetery east of help.    of Marion; three sons, William Morley. Friends may call at Officials in Iowa — which pro- of Palo, and Dwaine and Terry Turner's cast, duced about one-fifth of the na- of Cedar Rapids; four sisters,! Monday at Turner’s east”by toe tion’s com last year — estimate1 Marne Turecek of Swisher, Rev. Glenn Bender. Burial: that even with the rain, the; Anna Gregor of Shueyville, Katie Memorial cemetery, Ottumwa. state will lose up to 30 percent Hathaway in Oklahoma, and * rifn(Jf may cal1 at Turner’s 1    r 1 . a • i em    least after I p.m. today and un- Agnes Quigley of Tama; three.Ui 11:30 a m Monday. The cas- brothers, Frank Teslik of Cedar ket will not be opened after Rapids, Lewis and Ed Teslik, ithe service- both of Grinnell; 31 grand- * „ ““ IT TTI . . children, and five great*! $ * #800 in Roof Material grandchildren    Stolen    in    Burglary 800 million bushels.    Services    will    be 9 a.m. Mon- Ro0fjng materials valued at day at Turner chapel west bv    8    ,    ;alue°    31 Forecaster Waite said in Des! the Rev. J. Robert McDonald of ^-800 were reported stolen from Moines that he thinks the drouth Newhall Burial will be in the a Pac“Ocked garage on the city s is ended. “We've had our hot1 Bohemian .Sn“c<ery at’southeast side Saturday. spell,” he said. Waite said the Vining.    C edar Rapids Roofing Co., meteorological explanation of Friends may call at Turner 2115 ^orth Towne lane NE, redrouth is derived from a com- chaped west until 9 p m Sun- P°rted 150 10118 of ™fing mate' plex formula involving tempera-day. The casket will not be nal Trucing fr°m a rented lure and moisture.    {opened after the service.    garage located at 715 Fifth ave- But he said that a more! meaningful term is “agricul-j tural drouth.” It’s kind of hard to define, he said, “but we cer-J tainly had it in southwest I Iowa.” Still Hope Midwest officials say there of its corn crop. In 1973, the state produced 1.2 billion bushels of corn. This year, says Robert I»uns-berry, secretary of agriculture, the yield will be about To Probe Spiral, Spending Link WASHINGTON (AU) - The impact of federal spending on inflation    will be    explored this stilTis' W”“forsoy£i7'a^I    ‘he new    sena,e bud8cl grain sorghum other impor,    committee,    in its first of- tant crops used to feed dairy ...    ’    ... . w    !final act, will hear on Wednes- hul lf!st fmm day from Kenneth Rush, who .. y .    n    to    fir«t    was    President    Nixon’s    chief    eco- mid-Ju y up unti the first    .    .    ^    . frost,” explained Skow. “There    counselor^and jnue SE. Police said thieves entered by removing padlocks on the j garage doors, and then took the padlocks with them. —Huntsville— (Continued from Page I.) Gomez Carrasco, who along with two other convicts held hostages at the state prison at Huntsville and kept officers at bay for ll days. Carrasco, Ru- dolfo Dominguez, and two ITS, snrnp^timp    for "nods    meet    Ac^c-V’    an    cc0n0mic adviser    i women hostages, Judy Stendley instill some    time    for pods    to get    duHng (he Johns(m    adminjs(ra.    and    ^    W(,r[, t*00-    killed Aug. 3 in an escape at- There    is    sharp    division in    tempt that ended the siege. beans. Barrowman said Missouri’s soybeans could recover somewhat if the rain continues    winruicr    icurxaii    me    tniru prisoner, Ignacio \ hat tho rain cont , spending can be cut as an anti- Cuevas has been charged with he says farmers will get less inn.,tmn wnannn unto™.* melt •* i a ■    y. onrn thon thn,, ontininQtnri    intidtion weapon witliout result-; capital murder in connection per acre than they anticipated    | ing in disastrous employment. Harold Jones, a soil and water| §cheduled to testify Thursday specialist at Kansas State uni-jare Treasury Secretary Simon continued, and j^0y director of the Office of Management and the versity, said that rainfall also could    help    the grain sorghum crop    and    cut    Budi,eY. hospital for possible head inju-! losses to 20 or 25 percent. Last ries and released.    |year, farmers got an average of According to police    reports,    56 bushels of grain    sorghum Sampica’s    motorcycle    flipped    from every acre; this year,    he    cjsc0 over near    the intersection. He    said, they will get    about    IO    ieave was charged with violation of; bushels less driver’s license restrictions. with the prison siege. '(the (Odnr HttpuU (OnjfHe Established In IIM bv~The Gazette Co. and published dolly and Sunday at $00 Third ave SE. Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52406 Second class postage paid at Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Get into the want ad habit. Want ads help you sell, buy or rent quickly. 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