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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - October 5, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa rnCurtis To Succeed Blair at St. Luke's The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Saturday, Oct. 5, 1974 DEATHSlOWIIt TIMHIATUKItAlbert A. Curtis and is currently serving as president of the Optimist club of Cedar Rapids; as a board member and vice-president of the Public Health Nursing Assn. and as a member cf the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Advisory committee at Coe college. He is married and has two children. Blair has been superintendent at St. Luke’s since 1948. and the search for his successor has been underway for several months. “The replacement of Lou Blair has not been a task lightly taken.’’ Board President Geiser commented. The search committee has conducted a number of in depth investigations of candidates to make certain that the best possible candidate was selected to carry' forward St. Luke’s role of service to the health care needs of this area. The board was unanimous in naming Mr. Curtis, and we are confident that he win capably fill this position.’’ %>-    6    lr    Vi I:    WIWtAtHMtfOIOCASlC Daily Record “Your hairdresser does it better” National Beauty Salon Week, October 7-13.—Adv. Says Report To Call Marijuana Legionnaires dance to Dick Harvey. Legion club rooms 9 to I Sat —Adv. Clothes Taken — Bueta Bentley. 1250 Fifth avenue SE. Friday reported three uniforms, ten towels, three shirts, a washcloth, a pair of slacks and a blue sweater taken from a laundry room at her residence where they were drying. The items were valued at $90. Urge Lifting of Restrictions on Cable Television WASHINGTON (API - Cable television should be permitted to grow in a free market atmosphere without unnecessary re-! striations, the justice department has toJd the Federal Communications Commission. The department’s anti-trust division, in a 14-page legal brief I Friday, called on the FCC to lift (present restrictions on cable TY and suspend consideration of new regulations for five years. “As a matter of law and policy. the commission should not endeavor to supress new modes | of electronic communications such as pay cable,” the brief said. “There would seem to be no present danger to the public interest in removing the existing restrictions.” The FCC should “rescind the (existing pay cabile prohibitions I in their entirety effective Jan I. 1975. or some other date in the near future.'*’ department lawyers said And they suggested a five-vear freeze on imposition of any new regulations, saying the FCC would have better evidence of cable TV performance after that period The present restrictions, the department asserted, have discouraged potential investment in cable TV systems and have deprived the public of the benefits of greater diversity in programming that would be available if the systems were permitted to develop freely The department asserted the commission has paid little heed to the needs of the public, foe using instead on the demands of conventional broadcasters fearful that cable TV will siphon off commercial programming. REHOBOTH. Mass. (AP) -Rabbi Baruch Korff. who vows not to “let the former President be harassed by legal matters,” says he has set up a trust fund which has paid $30,000 of Richard Nixon’s lawyers’ bills. Rabbi Korff, who heads the National Citizens Committee for Fairness to the Presidency, said in an interview Thursday night. i“We feel an obligation to our former President.” He said Nixon has amassed i $155,000 in legal expenses. Initial Payment He said he contributed the, 'first $1,000 to the trust — called; the President Nixon Justice Fund — and. the committee he heads leaned it an additional! $30,000. Rabbi Korff said “we have a1-1 ready made the initial pay-! iment” to Nixon’s lawyers. But) he refused to disclose who re-lceived the funds, saying. “It is'' | a private matter ” Spokesmen for Nixon were unavailable for comment. The rabbi said he has not spoken to Nixon about the trust. I But he said he “sent him a letter advising him what we are, doing — and in the letter I stat-1 cd we number three million Americans." The trust was set up at a Washington. DC . bank whose name the rabbi would not disclose. as “the bank does not want publicity.” “Expect To Bear It” Rabbi Korff said that serving along with him as trustees are Jack McLaughlin, a Nixon supporter from Baltimore, and Bruce Herschensohn. a former Nixon aide who lives in Washington. Rabbi Korff said he expected [Americans to contribute to the trust without a national fundraising campaign. “We have great confidence in the American people.” he said “We the citizens have undertaken to bear the cost, and no matter what the cost is, we expect to bear it. “All the expenses connected with raising this fund will be paid by the committee. Every (dollar contributed will go for the legal expenses." Shampoo living room $11.95, bedroom $8.95. Diamond Carpet 366-8226.—Adv. Y’WCA and Hillcrest needs furniture, rugs, drapes for Y-Crest home for women. 362-8912, 362-9237, 362-9912. - Adv. “Garage Sale” prices on all items — everything greatly reduced. KAM Pharmacy. 1052 Mt. Vernon Road SE. — Adv. Garage Sale: Shallow well pump, Maytag wringer washer. 2 tubs, men’s and women’s clothes. Friday, Saturday, Sunday. 305 9th Avenue. Hiawatha —Adv. Becky Lee Owens. 21, of 1724 B avenue NE, suffered a bruised leg at 7:25 p.m. Friday when she was hit by a ear while crossing the street at A avenue and Eleventh street NE. Miss Owens was treated at St. L uke’s hospital and released The driver of the car, Dannie Arthur McCain. 17, of 1055 F avenue NW, was net charged. Broke Window, Man Faces Damage Count Robert J. Sturtz. 1332 Ninth street NW, was charged Saturday with malicious injury to a building after he allegedly broke a window at a residence. The victim, Larrv Tresnak. 2198 Chandler street SW, told police he was awakened at 2; 30 am. Saturday by someone banging on the front door. Before he could get to the door. a bedroom window was broken. Tresnak said. Police arrested Sturtz in the vicinity after Tresnak complained. Sturtz was released on his signed promise to appear in court. Siege— (Continued from Page I.) only a ploy to draw the Dominican government into negotiations. Hurwitch said he had communicated with Miss Hutchison by shouting through a window. He said her reports “did not jibe with what Mendes said.’’ Other sources said none of the hostages ‘ visible through the second-story window appeared in bad shape Settler Citizen IMM Cedar Rapids System Telephone 383-8244 Area Ten (SEATS) In Cedar Rapids 398-5605 Elsewhere 800-332-5996 m ain; • rn HMM MHMfi Cedar at C.R. (13) 3.25—fall .03 Out of Town Births At Castro Valley, Calif. — Dr. and Mrs. James Boddicker, a son Oct. 4. Dr. Boddicker is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Dale F. Bo d d i c k e r, 2048 Sharwooci drive NE. Fires 10:59 a rn. Friday. Faulty light ballast at HOI Twenty-seventh avenue SW. 4:08 p.m. Friday, illegal burning at 1021 First street SE. 5 23 p.m. Friday. Cutting torch to material from demolition of building at Sixteenth avenue and Third street SE. 5:49 p.m. Friday. Cigaret to seat at 1836 Seventh avenue SE. 6:08 p.m. Friday Short In compressor motor at 817 Second avenue SE. 9 32 p.m. Friday. Hush gasoline at accident scene at Collins road and Northland drive NE. 9:40 pm, Friday. Accidental alarm at 1601 Blairs Ferry road NE. 9:41 pm. Friday. Mistaken alarm across from 4121 Beverly road SW 1:03 am. Saturday. Cause under investigation at 5225 C avenue NE. 7 37 a m. Saturday. Air-e-vac at airport. Iowa Deaths Independence — Mrs. Robert (Donna) Sandier. 34, of Van Ney*, Calif, and former Independence resident. Tuesday at 2 at White’s. West Liberty — George D Gordon, 73. Monday at 1:30 at West Liberty United Methodist church. Visitation Sunday at Snider’s. Monticello — Olin R. Howie, 81. Monday at 1:30 at First Presbyterian church. Visitation after noon Sunday at Goettsch’s. Casket will not be opened at any time. Springville — Roger Colwell,! Media Experts Form Product-Warning Unit Brezhnev Visit MOSCOW «AP) - Soviet Communist party leader Brezhnev will fly to France Dec. 5 for a two-day “working visit" with President discard d’Estaing. Tass news agency says. '(The Cfdnr fin pub f StobHthed In IMI bv TK* Cai***# Cb •na published dolly ond Sunday a* SOO TKird av* SS, Cedar Rapids. Iowa S74M Second class postage poid al Cedor Rapids lowo Subscription re'es by carrier TS rents a week Sy moll Night Edition and Sunday * issues S3 ti a month. VI* OO a year At ♦ernoon Editions and Sundoy I issues ti IS a month, leo OO a yeor Other stole* and U S territories SAO OO a yeor Ne Mail Subscriptions accepted In orcas bavian Octette carrier service Th* Associated Prest Is entitled exclusively to the use tor republic anon at an th* tor ai news printed in this n*«*. paper os wail os all AR newt dispatches Former Israeli President Dies JERUSALEM (API - Zalman Shazar, 84. former president of Israel, died Saturday. Shazar, a poet and Biblical scholar, resigned in 1973 after IO years in the largely ceremonial office of president. He was one of the founding fathers of Israel. Only one service... our best to all. Cost is entirely a matter of personal choice. For 61 yoor* WEDDING FLOWERS for Beauty from ... PIERSON'S^,' Your HD Harts! IRM Hits Blvd. MW Howerphotse MUHM HMIN E. LA PFS John B. I timer & s< >n Turners East. 800 Second Ave. SE Turner s West. 1221 First Ave West Convmniont downtown location 30$ Third Aveny* S E. 365-0511 / » ;

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