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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 25, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa C. R. Weather High Saturday .......... 78 ll p.m. Saturday .......... 86 Rainfall     None Total for August ....... 7.26 Normal for August ______ 2.97 Normal through August .. 23.16 Total for 1974     ,    38.75 Barometer, falling ......30.15 Humidity at ll p.m 88% Wind direction and velocity at Gazette weather station at ll p.m. SE at 6 m.p.h. Sun rises Monday, 6:26; sun sets, 7:51. Year Ago Today — High, 88; low, 69; rainfall, none. Births — Mercy Atip. 23 — Mr. and Mrs. Harold E. Fisher, 390 Tenth avenue, Marion, a son. Auk. 24 — To the families of John I). Todey, 200Vi Blairs Ferry road, Hiawatha, a son; John N. Altenhofen, Fairfax, a daughter. Births — St. Luke's Au£. 23 — To the families of Donald Beauregard. 6302 Eastview avenue SW, a son; John L. Fry, 2760 Fourth avenue, Marion, a daughter; Paul E. Behn, 1253 Terrace street, Marion, a daughter; William Martin, 621 Fifteenth avenue SW, a daughter; Duwain A. Kuper, Scotch Grove, a son; David Knob, Monticello, a daughter; Richard Akery, Blairstown, a daughter; Dennis D. Albers, Luzerne, a daughter: Donald M. Fink, Tama, a daughter. Aug. 24 — To the families of S. Craig Smith, 422 Tenth avenue, Marion, a son; Jerry N. Trudo, 2929 Russell drive NE, a son: Ronnie L. Baxa, Mount Vernon, a son; Ronald L. Swanson, 224 Tv. cnty-sec-ond street NE. a son: John R. Betterton, 5423 Cedar drive NW, a son; Rick K. Jordan, ■Winthrop, a son. Out of Town Births At Vista, Calif. — Mr. and Mrs. Dwight J. Fry, a daughter. Dwight is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis C. Fry, Robins, Fires 1:58 p.m. Saturday. Gas flush at city parkade, First street SE. 4:41 p.m. Saturday. Mistaken alarm at 1561 Bever avenue SE 4:42 p.m. Saturday. Gas flush at scene of accident at Blairs Ferry road NE and Center Point road. Iowa Deaths Belle Plaine — Lenny Joseph Drahos, 16. Monday at IO at St. Michael's Catholic church. Scripture service Sunday at 8. Visitation after IO a rn. Sunday at Hrabak’s. Bennett — A. Eleanor Henderson, 63. Monday at 10:30. Visitation after 9 a.m. Sunday. Rosary 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Sh e et s and Son’s, Tipton. Burial: Inland cemetery, Bennett. Brooklyn — Mark Williams, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Williams, St. Louis, Mo., and former Brooklyn residents. Graveside services Monday at 10:30 a m. at the IOOF cemetery, Brooklyn. Nevenhoven’s. Dundee — Carl Ahrens, 76. Tuesday at 2 at St. John’s Lutheran church. Visitation at Bohnenkamp’s, Manchester. Garrison—Emma R. Schade, 89. Tuesday at 1:30 at Garrison United Methodist church. Memorial fund established. Campbell’s, Vinton. Independence — Mrs. Christian Rondestvedt, 81. Tuesday at 10:30 at Mason-Hawe’s. Visitation Sunday. Burial: Bear Creek cemetery, Grand Meadows, Minn. Iowa City — Lt. Col. Elmer M. Hay (retired), 74 Monday at 1:30 at George L. Gay’s. Visitation after 9 a.m. Sunday. Keota — Fred J. Lawrence, 69. Monday at IO at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic church, Harper. Rosary, Sunday at 8 at Powell’s, Keota. Lamont — William Ehler, 83. Monday at 1:30 at Grace United Methodist church. Kreussel-Fawcett’s. Lamont — Charles Bigelow, 79 Krcussel-Fawcett’s. Prairieburg — Raymond A. J. Marek, 61. Monday at 10:30 at Murdoch chapel, Central City. Visitation after 10:30 a.m. Sunday and Rosary at 8, South English — Harley Grove, 78. Monday at 10:30 at English River Church of Breth-ern. Powell’s. Traer — Doll ie Haskins, 79. Monday at 1:30 in Dow City. Overton’s, Traer, Vinton — Gladys Teneyck, 65. Graveside services Monday at 2. Campbell’s. Wed Liberty — Clara Arp, 85. Monday at 1:30. Snider’s. West Union John Paul Palmer, 73, died Friday ini McHenry, 111. Monday at 2 at Burnham and Wood’s. 30 YEARS AGO - Two Red armies raced into Romania, taking 47,000 German prisoners in five days. GAO: Cost Hike in New Mileage Test WASHINGTON (AB) _ The; General Accounting Office said1 Saturday that government pro-1 grams testing the fuel economy of automobiles could cost up to 24 times as much per test if a White House budget office directive is followed. Rep. Henry lteuss (D-Wis.); requested the study April 301 when he learned that the Office j of Management and Budget, in1 response to autombobile-in-i dustry criticisms, planned to I transfer the testing program out; of the Environmental Protection Agency this year. On May 17, the OME ordered the Bureau of Standards to draw up a new testing procedure — which the GAO says is not “decisively superior” to the EPA test. In the spring of 1973, at Pres-1 ident Nixon’s order, the EPA developed a voluntary fuel economy testing and labeling program using data from its emission testing program, which is required by law. For 1975 models, the EPA is adding a highway test to meet manufacturers’ objections to testing with a dynamometer cold engines on a treadmill sort of device. That will mean a cost j of about $73 a test in this fiscal year and $81 a test in fiscal 1976, the GAO estimated. The OMB’s proposed manda- . lj I Iii tory labeling program, on the ID M QTS HQ 11 TOV/ H nnrV-m dnf%    MARSHALLTOWN Bureau of Standards publishing I .j. of test procedures, the carmakers’ certifying their own cars’ economy with some government confirmation and federal action against label-law violators, the GAO said. Woman Knocked Unconscious in Tavern Robbery Susan Dvorak, 26, of 403 F’orty-first street NE, was being; treated at St. Luke’s hospital Saturday evening for injuries sustained during a robbery at a tavern operated by her and her husband, Gary, A hospital employe said Mrs. Dvorak appeared to be not j seriously injured, but that X-! rays had not been completed Police said she received a blow to her head that knocked her uncoascious after she re-I turned to the main room of the I Park Avenue Inn, 3966 Center Point road NE, from a back I room. No customers were in the tavern at the time, police said. A - !»<■ Cedar Rapids Gazette: Sun., August 25, 1974 DEATHS John D. Tigan John D. Tigan, 51, of Bellevue, Wash., former resident of Cedar Rapids for many years, died Thursday after a short illness. He was born June 27, ; 1923, in Illinois. Surviving are his wife, Claire; three daughters, Mrs. Michael Roach, Austin, Texas; Mrs. Robert Waite, Des Moines, and Mrs. Daniel Conklin, Blaine, Wash.; two sons, David, Solon, and John, jr., Cedar Rapids; two brothers, Robert and Eugene both of Dallejo, Calif., and six grandchildren. Services; Wednesday at I by I customer arrived later, found |    ^ev’ ^c^arc^ her unconscious and called    the    £ ?s    ,a > c; church e (police at 8:55 p.m.    peahen    furK'ri1' l™me- Bu^l: 1 cu i -j 1    *.,    .    .    Mt. Calvary. The Rosary will be Sh* reportedly did    not    know|redted    Tuesday at 7.30 p m. Innrr chn hod noon nn/>An    "    1 Two Injured Gazette Photo by Duane Crock how long she had been unconscious. An undetermined amount of cash and liquor was missing. Friends may call from 7-9 p m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial Services The driver of this Volkswagen, Cindy Danford, 17, of 1390 Ninth avenue, Marion, was in fair condition at St. Luke's hospital Saturday evening with injuries suffered in the accident. A passenger in the pickup truck, Al Zeman, 74, of 1122 Seventh street SE, was treated at a hospital and released. The accident happened shortly after 1p.m. Saturday in the intersection of Second avenue and Third street SW. Police reported the pickup, driven by Oliver Bryant, 53, of 704 Seventh street SE, was headed south on Third street, and that the car was westbound on Second street. The vehicles came to rest at the southwest corner of the intersection. The accident remained under investigation. White, James J. “Jerry” — Turner chapel east at 10:30 a.m. Monda y by the Rev, James Lesher. Burial: Mt. Calvary. Friends may call at the W/s I funeral home until IO a.m. ane v^reshes Monday. The casket will not be J opened after the service ROCKWELL CITY (AP) — An Stefan, Julia—Turner chapel Trooper Is Killed As Cropduster Water Mains Break: Fire Peril UPI) - water mains broke here Saturday, sending thousands of gallons of water running down city streets and leaving the community of 26,000 without adequate fire protection. Previously reported S 9,361.77 In memory of our friend, Orville Gib-lin, from Warren and Ann Koch and friends ........  71.00 In memory of Joseph C. Modracek from friends ......;____ 67.00 In memory of John I). Hunting: from friends    60.00 In memory of Joseph C. Modraeek from Ames friends ...... Water department officials Those confirming tests would said the breaks occurred about be handled on a contract basis18:30 a.m. left the city with low using the road tests that {or no water pressure in all parts manufacturers and the two de-    0f town. partments prefer —* with a    Officials estimated    that some,,    ...    _ roughly estimated cost of $1,000 three million gallons of water * memor1f of Max T* to $2,000 per test, the GAO said, j was lost before one of the two L romwe • • • ** As for the merits of the dif-ibreaks had    been located    and1    n memory    0    our ferent tests, the study said, both    capped. The    second    break    was “have advantages but, in our j repaired last Saturday and of-opinion, neither is decisively su- ficials Raid residents might have 28.00 10.00 uncle, Wilbur Cooper, from Eileen, Jo- perior to the other.” —Nuclear— (Continued from Page I.) —Manhunt— (Continued from Page I.) U. S. is embarking on a massive drive to swiftly increase both the size and number of nuclear power plants. During an interview in his of-said the regulatory arm of the commission presently had a staff of 390. He said 242 members of the staff were assigned to inspect the 74 reactors either under construction or, operating in 1974. Another 441 were assigned to inspecting the | 8.839 license holders that use radioactive materials for industrial and research purposes. Knuth said the third branch of his organization had 74 staff members and was responsible for safeguarding nuclear fuels from theft and diversion by unauthorized persons or nations. Inspectors Found During the last fiscal year, the commission’s records show the reactor inspectors found 1,148 violations, the materials inspectors found 2,095 violations and the safeguards inspectors found 90 violations. On June 5, 1973, the AEC ad-dopted a three-level system of categorizing the seriousness of the violations it found. Category two are violations that, if not corrected, might lead to an occurrence involving exposure beyond permissible limits. Category three are violations involving documentation and procedural matters. According to the agency, there were 98 category one violations, 2.132 category two violations and 1,103 category three violations in the fiscal year 1974. Concerning just the category one violations, 20 involved reactors, 77 involved materials and one involved nuclear safeguards. air in their faucets and their water might be a little dirty for j a while. Officials said no fires had negligence by prison personnel I husband, A. E. Kan- been reported in Marshalltown The three stole a car and drove newurf ........... since the lines burst but fire of- away within sight of guards. in loving memory of anne, Connie and Nancy ............ In memory of John I). Hunting from Barbara B. Bjornson . . In memory of John D. Hunting: from Mr. and Mrs. Richard Proctor ........... In memory of E. E. Shcnefelt from Marion S. Orr ........ In loving memory of Mary K. Berry on her birthday ...... In memory of my uncle, Wilbur Cooper, from Wilbur Otten family, Monticello  ........... In memory of ll. Eugene Hepker, on his birthday, Aug. 25 .. In memory of my South Koreans Try March on Japan's Embassy (Iowa state trooper was killed Saturday in the crash of his light plane while crop dusting in Calhoun county. Trooper Jon Osell, 36, Man- east at 1:30 p.m. Monday by the Very Rev. Canon D. A. Loferski. Burial: Czech National. Friends may call at the funeral home. Mathes, Virginia — Monday I .    . .    ,    ,    .at 10:30 at Brosh chapel by I son, who operated a crop dust- the Rev. Daniel Pulliam. big and aerial photography ser- Burial: Linwood cemetery. The vice while off duty, was burned casket will not be opened after j beyond recognition in the fjam. J a-^* Monday. SEOUL (UPI) -Thousands ofW crash of his single^ngineIat 2"1'oshrtS^l Th^a"tet {angry Koreans tried to march P‘ane’ 9n spokesman said. will not be opened at any time. on the Japanese embassy in Osell had served with the IHF Friends may register after noon 10 00 Seoul Saturday to protest what smce hBI.    Sunday.___ they termed Japan’s insincerity The crash occurred about! 10.00 10.00 10.00 —Cyprus— (Continued from Page I.) night after returning to Cyprus. But in a statement to newsmen in Nicosia, Denktash said he New Mexico authorities said ficials urged residents not to use water to allow additional pres-,.,    ...    u sure in case of a fire while thc|the trlois belleved t0 havc been mains were broken. Street officials said it was feared that the water line breaks might have undermined the streets where the lines broke. Deputy Arrests Six C.R. Youths For Possession Three 18-year-old Linn county men and three boys were arrested by a Linn deputy near the Fairfax quarry Friday night and charged with possession of marijuana. Arrested were Stephen A. Church, Ely; John E. Lehner and Joe J. Jakoubec, both of Fairfax; a 16-year-old Cedar Rapids boy, a 17-year-old rural Cedar Rapids boy and a 17-year-old Fairfax boy. A deputy was sent to the quarry to check out a complaint of a loud party and discovered a group of people on top of a railroad car near the quarry. He reported they failed at first to respond to an order to stand up and put their hands up, but that they did so after he fired a warning shot. The boys were released to their parents and Lehner was released on order of Sheriff Walter Grant. The other two remained in the county jail Saturday evening in lieu of $5,000 bond. 5.00 5.00 3.00 my husband, Clyde J. Markham ....... ,    , ,    ... _t i* I In memory of Ruth involved in robberies and vehic- Tll_„ f    „ I urner from eerie thefts in three New Mexico nioe c. Diserens .,. cities between their escape and in memory of Tolie their arrival in Texas.    Busenbark    from Mr. Officers searched for a 1969 and ^v*rs* Herman model yellow Chevrolet truck-camper with New Mexico license plates. Stolen Camper The pick-up camper was believed stolen along with three shotguns at Lovington, N.M. In New Mexico, state police said three men robbed a service i    ^ station attendant, his wife, and v^r3Sh With v3T a salesman early Friday at a I Schmidt, Lisbon j... In memory of Wilbur Cooper from Gerhard Hansen family 2.00 {Total .............    $    9,672.77 1974 Budget ........$21,500.00 I Yet to be raised ... $11,827.23 in the investigation    of    an    a1-    three miles northeast of Rock- leged plot to kill President    Park I    well City on a farm operated by Chung-hee.    Mike Collins. Osell had been More than 12,000 protesters,^™!™!! CT0PS on an adjacent    retallta- including high school students farm operated by Mike Polson.|tlonforsuch acts. .and members of civic and social    said.    I derides said if he were left organizations, took part in the Osell had refueled at the i ai°ne with Turkish Cypriot leao-5 OO demonstrations here. More than Rockwell City airport just be- er Bau^ Denktash, 1 we could 2,000 persons staged protest ac- fore the crash, officials said.jreach solution within a tions in provincial towns.    The cause of the crash was not m°nth. Hundreds of riot police armed I immedi^dy determined.    The Cypriot president said he with clubs and helmets with A patrol spokesman saidjhoped to see Denktash, a boy- 5.00 Ifaceguards put up barricades on Osell’s wife, Esther, was serving!hood friend, later Saturday all roads leading to the Japa- as flagman for her husband and j nese embassy and blocked any-j was at the scene when the crash 5.00 one who tried to approach the occurred, building.    I The trooper’s death was the was not going to meet derides The demonstrators, however,1    crop    dusting    fatality in I‘ because he has accepted the did not try to break through the foar da>*in *'est ^KaI Io"a* i et proposaI‘ police lines, being content to s. Messier, 56. Moorland.    Rejected Plan shout anti-Japanese slogans and 'J,1* jJJ >n a similar crash i    however i Turkish singing the national anthem    ^fear    ,h<!|    ^r^    Cypri0t spokesman rejected the their school songs.    Satilla"    sJfct Pl”n as an attempt to crash site    I diminish Turkey’s influence. - 1 “It appears that Greece and Indian President    the Greek Cypriots want to in- t I ternationalize this binational NEW DELHI (UPI) — fak* problem in the hope that the hruddin AU Ahmed, a leader role of Turkey, in preventing of the Moslem minority in pre-!Enosis (Union of Cyprus with dominantly Hindu India, was Greece) will be lessened, ’ a sworn in Saturday as India’s |Purk^ Cypriot statement said. fifth president since indepen-1 5.00 Campaign Trail Stanley Asks Special Scandals Prosecutor Cyclist Injured in service station in Wagon Mound, 66 miles south of the Colorado line on Interstate 25. Officers said the victims were tied and left in a utility room at the station. Police said the men took about $6(1 from tho attendant, Alfred Bustos, and his wife, along wilh a .12-gauge shotgun. Ronald R. Hicok, 25, of 501 Willman street, Hiawatha, was in fair condition at St. Luke’s hospital Saturday evening with injuries suffered when his motorcycle and a car collided in the afternoon. Police reported lie was headed east on Blairs Ferry road NE They said Ward B. Harness of and collided with a westbound Raton, a salesman, drove into car which was turning left into thu station while the robbery was in progress. They took $37 in cash from Harness and a check for $198, police said. a service station just east of Center Point road. The car was driven by David H. Sullivan, 22, Manchester. The 30 YEARS AGO — Romania j was reported to have declared; war on Germany following al surprise attack by the German luftwaffe on Bucharest. - accident remained under inves- More than 1,000 offers to buy, ligation. Both of Hicok’s legs sell, rent, hire, or service daily were broken, according to the in the want ads!    police report of the accident. TEAHEN FUNERAL HOME Since 1936 Marian F. Teahen    Elden    B.    Rohn OWNER    MORTICIAN Phone 364-6627    600    First    Ave.    NU MII|lllt4ltMHIIttlHltf itltllltlilllllttlilH HUMM! Itll! tHHtttttlllMt Ut IHttttif MUHM tit tit IttllUtHlttlMllltttlllltllllllltttHltlllllllltMtiitltM ^ In Nicosia, the precarious -    „ ,, .    iU.N.-sponsored cease-fire was ATLANTIC—-Congress should    0 rom Bntaul 27 yearsjbroken for 15 minutes Saturday create a permanent and inde- a^0,    ___along the Green Line separating pendent special prosecutor tot    the Greek and Turkish Cypriot help prevent future W;atergates. (f tnlnr *3\nmiU (Dme-Hc communities, witnesses said. No State Sen. David Stanley de- j n^iiMdrrTTWbv fhe goT.h.c*. | injuries were reported, dared Saturday.    MSU'S? £2Lvr    I A U.N. spokesman in Nicosia {said the situation on the island [was “generally quiet” but cease-fire violations continue. He said that despite a prior agreement Turkish troops still {were refusing to allow the U.N. peacekeeping force to resupply Stanley, walking across the state in his quest for the U.S. senate seat, said Watergate crimes might have been exposed and punished sooner “if this reform had been made I years ago.” The Republican candidate endorsed the unanimous bipartisan recommendation of the; senate Watergate committee for a permanent prosecutor to be | appointed by the federal judici-; ary. Established In 1883 bv The Gazette Co. ana published dolly and Sunday at SOO Third ave SE, Cedar Rapids. Iowa 52406 Second class postooe paid at Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Subscription rotes by carrier 95 cents a. week. 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