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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - October 6, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Would 'ttn.ilding (In Section A) IPS FINANCIAL PICTURE Higher Ltnccr Earnings (In Section D) Section Occasional i- a i 11 In. ilny, highs ill lids. De- creasing cloildilll'SS to- night :i n (I tomornnv. lows in lower 'Ills, highs in VOUJMK NUMBIOR 270 CKI1AK UAI'IDS, IOWA, SUNDAY, OCTOHKK li, 1071 CITY FINAL 35 CENTS ASSOCIATED PK1CSS. UPI, MOW YORK TIMES liy Krank Nye AMES U.S. Sen. Ted Ken- nedy climaxed a day of cam- paigning for Iowa Democratic candidates by delivering a pep talk Saturday night to a record- breaking dinner crowd of nearly at Hilton Coliseum on the Iowa State university campus. "I'm here to tell you 137-1 is our be told the cheering throng, most of whom paid apiece or a couple to eat a chicken dinner. "Our ship is coming in. This is the year we're going to put it together all 'across the coun- try." Hailed Kennedy, who withdrew a few days ago as a 1D7G presidential candidate, was hailed as one nonetheless. He drew applause many times in his relatively short address and there is no question but that lie proved that there's still life in the word "charisma" that was so popular in the 19G8 and 1970 campaigns. Kennedy called for the elec- tion of "my long time and valued friend .lolin Culver" for U.S. senator and lauded Culver's former administrative assistant, U.S. Sen. Dick Clark, as "the the when inflation is out of control you don't stop it by increasing Ihe tax on gasoline. "You don't slop floods by tear- ing down the he said. "Courageous Voice" Kennedy was introduced In Culver, who said Hie Massach- usetts senator's "courageous voice" is the one you hear "on Ihe bard, tough issues of the day." Clark introduced Schaben, who is trailing Gov. Robert Ray, the Republican candidate, in the polls. "1 was trailing two years ago about Ibis time in the cam- Clark reminded Schaben in a word of encouragement. U.S. Sen. Harold Hughes was unable to attend the dinner due lo illness in his family. He, also was a scheduled speaker. Best Attended Democratic officials said il was the best attended fund-rais ing dinner in the history of Ihe parly in Iowa better, even than the one honoring Ihe late President Johnson a few year.1 ago in DCS Moiiics, which at traded paying customers. The who got scats at tables set on the coliseum flooi outstanding freshman" in senate today. h [ood a, lie put m a good word for wcpc gubernatorial candidate They carried plates containing two pieces of fried chicken Schaben and the rest, of (he Democratic lickel, as expected. Kennedy .said "economy is baked beans, cole slaw, roll and honey to their places. The other 650 carried chicken box lunches lo balcony scats in Ihe gaily decorated building where Ihe Iowa Stale Cyclones play basketball in Ihe winlci lime. In the balcony they were joined by another 300 or so per- sons who paid lo get in to hear Kennedy without Celling anything lo eat in Ihe process. our problem" and that at. a lime Lebanon Reports Three Killed in Israeli Barrage BEIRUT (UPI) Israeli artillery Saturday shelled the village of Rlida in south Leba- non, killing three civilians and wounding nine others, Ihc Leba- nese defense ministry an- [for United A, A communique broadcast by Beirut radio said two of the wounded were in serious condi- tion. Newsmen in the region said Ibe Israelis scored a direct hit on a crowded coffee shop and damaged several houses in the village. Blida is one mile north of the Israeli border. The newsmen said (lie Israeli barrage began at p.m. and continued lor 15 minutes. The shelling was the only breach of peace reported in the Mid-East Saturday, the eve of the first anniversary of the Yom Kippur war. Tables were set for 2li each and M of them were reserved Auto Workers ;une lo hear one of their own lauded for Ihe many years lie has served Ihc Iowa Democratic party. He is Edris "Soapy" Owens of Newton, an Iowa UAW official, who is retiring this year. "Soapy" has served in almost every capacity for Ihc parly from precinct worker up lo stale committee member. Woodcock Tribute Here to pay tribute to Owens was Leonard Woodcock, interna- tional UAW president who took he occasion to pay tribute lo (Continued: Page Col. 2.) Pholn by Dunne Clock Bicentennial Plug Amy Jo McCord, of I 142 Twenty-eighth streei SE, takes a close look at a Revolutionary soldier, alias a fire plug at First avenue and Third street SE. Members of the YWCA Creative Artists group are painting the hy- drants in Revolutionary war motif as a plug for the Bicentennial. The group plans to do 15 or 20 in the Loop area yet this fall to further the observa- tion of the nation's 200th birthday. Joint Energy Projects WASHINGTON (UPIj obtained through the joint eral Energy Administrator .lohivrcscarch program. Sawhill and the Soviet minister lie indirectly acknowledged if power and eleclrificationithe Soviet Union had gotten aunched an unprecedented joint windfall profits from sharp! rnergy research project Satur-jhikes major producing nations! day in Ihe fields of coal, oil, gaslhave made in Ihe international England (UPI) ind electricity. ;price of crude oil. Two bombs ripped through Soviet Power .Minister Helen '''ut questioned about Ihe two pubs filled with male and Ncporox.hiiiy said he figure cited by Lenc-........... Ih esc cooperative inlernalional oil would yield- "more elficicnl Friday, he replied apid solutions to many eompli- that the Soviet Union not sell much oil on the world mar- kct and said: 1 don't think our calcd problems which we both have in Ihe development of our j Denied Windfall In a qucstion-aiid-answer ses- sion with reporters, niy denied a claim by California political scientist George Lcnc- that Ihe quadrupling of petroleum prices had given I 1 -3 Soviet Union.a S7 billion wind-; O'tiGll I O fall profit from its small oil ex Dominicans Reooen Closing the first meeting of the U. S.-Soviet joint committee in the field of energy, the out- growth of an agreement signed during former President Nixon's trip In Moscow last .June, the two officials said some projects would got under way immedi- itelv and others would be start-] ed by midsummer. Sawhill said