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Centralia Evening Sentinel (Newspaper) - October 19, 1970, Centralia, Illinois Southern Illinois weather Cloudy with occasional Light rain Likely. Hight in Low to mid 40s. High yesterday .85 Low last night .46 noon today.52 Carlyle Lake level. 445.00 Lothi yer a vol. Xxxvii be. 190 Centralia Egypt s greatest daily Man Independent newspaper ill Sentinel coition Centre City a Centralia Illinois a Wamac monday october 19, 1970 to Pagee today Price 10c Fly group an evolution into terror Montreal apr the Quebec liberation front appeared on the French Canadian scene in 1963 As a youth movement but i older tougher Breed emerged in a few years. Seven years ago Youthful advocates of Independence for French Canada planted bombs on such a a colonial symbols As a statue of James Wolfe the British general who captured Quebec in 1759, and red mail boxes with Royal Coats of arms lining a the streets of prosperous West mount an English speaking enclave in Montreal. Because Fly a the fronts French initials was closely identified with a wave of separatist sentiment then rising in Quebec politicians thought it could be defused with a better Deal for the provinces 5.5 Mil lion French canadians. They promised equal status for the French language More Federal government jobs for French speaking canadians and were even discussing associate state status for Quebec. But in 1964, the front took a harder tack and began to show its revolutionary colors. Two gunshot operators were killed in Montreal by three terrorists after firearms death threats were issued in Advance of a visit by Queen Elizabeth to Quebec City resulting in one of the most awesome Security screens Ever seen in Canada. In contrast to the Young enthusiasts of the Fly a a first years one of the gunshot raiders was 38. More men in their 30s became Active in the organization in 1966, when it launched a new wave of bombings direct see Fly group Page to canadians mount massive manhunt for Fly killers last look at son a mrs. Rene Laporte Mother of slain labor minister Pierre Laporte is helped Down the Steps of the Montreal court House sunday night after viewing her son s body. The body will lie in state until the funeral tuesday. Or. Laporte was kidnapped oct. La by political terrorists and killed saturday. A wire photo u. S. Ponders presenting violation evidence to in United nations . Apr the . Government has not decided whether to show the . General Assembly evidence of egyptian soviet violations of the Suez canal ceasefire . Officials said today. The . Decision they said will be heavily influenced by How the debate shapes up when the general Assembly takes up the Middle East situation next monday right after the .�?Ts 25th anniversary Observance. Secretary of state William p. Rogers expects to take up the Middle East Berlin and other questions with soviet foreign minister Andrei a. Gromyko tonight but Rogers has already received Gromyko a denial of soviet involvement in the alleged violations. On sunday egyptian foreign minister Mahmoud Riad denied new soviet antiaircraft missiles had been moved into the truce zone and said Aerial photos which the United states contends prove otherwise a a mean nothing and prove Israel says it will not come to the proposed Arab israeli peace negotiations unless there is a missile Rollback. Rogers wants enough a a rectification of the alleged violations to bring the Mideast foes Back to the indirect negotiations. In the . View Egypt which asked for the . Debate a is trying with soviet backing to relieve the onus of the violation charges and swing world opinion against the United states. Riad speaking on abcs a issues and answers a took the line that Washington made the charges As a pretext to break a commitment not to ship new weapons to Israel. Israeli Premier Golda Meir arrived sunday night for the . Session and said Riadi a weapons charge was not productive. A making speeches at one another never solved any problems a mrs. Meir said. A fall Riad and his government have to do is recreate the situation according to the cease fire agreement and talks can begin Rogers says he has spent hours going Over the . Photos a reportedly taken by u2 reconnaissance planes a and the evidence is conclusive that they have moved missiles Riad said missiles installed before the aug. 8 cease fire have been moved often for their Security and photos therefore show what look like new ones. Such work As the sandbagging of missile Sites also could look like new construction he said. Rogers after a four hour session with Gromyko Friday night was said to have decided nothing could be gained then by showing evidence of the violations to the soviet representative. Tonight a dinner meeting at the americans hotel suite is their last scheduled private get together during their attendance a the . Fall session. Nixon in u. S. Heartland wooing undecided voters Columbus Ohio a president Nixon starting a two Day stumping tour for fellow republicans in the Region he Calls the heartland said today they know America cannot bring peace abroad a unless we also restore peace at Home in our streets our schools our he was cheered by thousands of persons in Columbus first Stop on a six state political trip. A few Hundred anti Nixon demonstrators were kept across High Street the City a main North South thoroughfare from the statehouse speakers platform. Nixon told newsmen upon arrival at port Columbus Airport that he never saw so Many undecided voters so late in a Campaign. Building momentum will be very important in these circumstances he said noting his own expanding travel schedule is proof that he Hopes to help Light some fires for the gop ticket. Nixon Hopes to help republicans win the seven . Senate seats they need for majority status in the upper chamber and a key Battle is in Ohio. Rep. Robert Taft Republican and Cleveland millionaire Howard m. Metzenbaum Democrat Are in a tight fight for election to the Senate from Ohio. Nixon issued a statement urging the election of Taft and of Roger Cloud the state auditor running for governor. In route to Columbus Nixon press Secretary Ronald l. Ziegler announced the president will make a Campaign trip saturday to the Eastern Edge of 2nd killer storm hits Philippines Manila apr typhoon Kate the second killer storm to hit the Philippines in a week swept across Southern Mindanao today and 13 persons were reported dead 29 missing and hundreds homeless. Later reports were expected to increase the toll. Baltimore. After spending sunday and monday at the White House Ziegler said Nixon will hit the Trail again tuesday and May not return to the Capitol until after election Day. Ziegler said other states on his Campaign tour will be announced later. Ziegler said Nixon will add an Airport rally at Longview tex., to his wednesday itinerary. About 700 persons greeted him at port Columbus Airport where the president Shook hands with Taft Cloud gov. James a. Rhodes and sen. William b. Saxbe. He put his Arm around Taft and led him to a line of spectators to shake hands. During a four Day Campaign swing saturday Antiwar demonstrators interrupted Nixon speeches in Burlington vt., and in new Jersey and they completely drowned him out when he arrived in Wisconsin. At Burlington some stones were thrown in his direction but none hit him. Cambodians hit red resistance supplies from the enemy a South vietnamese soldiers on an operation near Kampong Trabeck Cambodia carry off food supplies captured from the Viet Cong after a firefight in the area. A wire photo phenom penh Cambodia apr cambodian troops ran into stiff resistance sunday in an operation to reopen 20 Miles of important Highway South of phenom penh. A military spokesman said government troops ambushed a North vietnamese unit saturday night and killed seven of them. But on sunday he said 15 government soldiers were wounded in a clash 25 Miles South of the capital on Highway 2. Three battalions Are trying to drive South along the Highway to link up with other government units that Are supposed to push North from Takeo which is 50 Miles from phenom penh. Both Highway 2 and Highway 3, a parallel route to the South have been Cut since May by enemy troops who have made the area a major infiltration route to the Kiri rom plateau in the elephant mountains to the West. In Saigon the . Command reported there were no significant ground engagements involving american forces in the past 24 hours. A communique said Field reports indicated no american troops were killed in ground fighting sunday. But the communique said a helicopter with three american crewmen was missing presumably As the result of enemy fire. A spokesman would give no details saying a search and res Cue Mission was under Way and to disclose the location would jeopardize the search. Explosion wrecks Stanford facility Irving. Calif. A an explosion destroyed a greenhouse and damaged another at the Stanford research Institute facility near the University of California Campus Here Early today authorities said. Investigators said it a a possibly could have been caused by a bomb. There were no injuries. Stanford research Institute headquartered in Menlo Park has worked on several defense department projects. However Edward Wood executive director of the Irvine office said the facility Here was engaged in government subsidized a economic and scientific experiments involving plants. Montreal a a massive Hunt for the terrorists who killed Pierre Laporte gave Montreal today the appearance of a City at War. The search went on for the terrorists other Kidnap victim James r. Cross. Army and police helicopters flew constantly Over the City. Local and Royal Canadian mounted police spot checked cars on the Busy streets. Roadblocks and checkpoints were set up on Bridges and routes leading out of Montreal which has 1.2 million people and is Canadas largest City. Security checks were increased at the . Border particularly in new York Vermont and new Hampshire. The Canadian army the mounted police and Quebec a own provincial police expanded their operations under the War measures act imposed by prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau last Friday. Trudeau himself pledged that the Law forces will find a these vicious men and bring them to Justice a in the Calm and dispassionate atmosphere of Canadian he predicted More terrorist violence but declared the government will not Back Down. The prime minister himself a Luebecker flew to Montreal sunday night to pay his respects to the family of Laporte Quebec a labor minister and to Confer with officials. He then flew Back to Ottawa the Federal capital. Warrants were issued for the arrest of Marc Carbonneau 37, a taxi Driver and Paul Rose 27, a teacher on charges of taking part in the kidnapping of Laporte oct. To and Britain s Trade commissioner Cross two weeks ago today. Laporte was shot in the head saturday and his body found Early sunday. A letter in Cross handwriting that reached authorities sunday night said he was alive but in danger of execution at the hands of the Quebec liberation front a Fly. Police raided a Frame Bungalow in St. Hubert this morning a half mile from where Laportes body was found and said it May have been used by Laportes killers. There was blood on the floor. A we believe it is where Laporte was held a said det. Sgt. Albert Lisacek. Laportes body was found about Naif a mile away. Thousands of police were combing Quebec province with warrants for a taxi Driver and a schoolteacher wanted for the kidnapping of Laporte and British Trade commissioner James Cross. Prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau predicted More terrorist violence from the Quebec liberation front or Fly. But he said a these vicious men will be found a and will be dealt with in the Calm and dispassionate atmosphere of Canadian courts. Quebec police issued an All Points bulletin late sunday saying Marc Carbonneau 37, the cab Driver and Paul Rose 27, were charged with participation in both abductions. The slaying of Laporte whose body was found in the trunk of an Auto saturday night was not mentioned in the warrant. Both suspects were described As French speaking canadians. There was no explanation Why they were charged with both kidnappings since communiques from the Quebec liberation front have indicated that separate Fly factions carried them out. By Early today police had rounded up 319 persons in a manhunt launched after the Federal government invoked the War measures act Friday and outlawed the Fly. More than 180 were picked up in Montreal the rest in Quebec City Sherbrooke Hull and five Otner que c5a holocaust probe underway Dobbins fab a. A an investigation is underway to determine the cause of a flight line explosion and fire that destroyed the first c5a super cargo Jet Ever built. The holocaust saturday in which the $50 million Craft was demolished and flight Mechanic Phillip l. Smith 31, was killed renewed the controversy surrounding the plane and its maker Lockheed Georgia co. Bec towns. Rose was involved in a 1968 controversy at Perce on the Gaspe Peninsula when 25 Young people occupied a building. Abner Biard Perce mayor said the youths bothered tourists and when he and others protested he was threatened by six or seven organizations among them the Fly. Laporte 49, was abducted As he played football with his children on oct. To. Five Days earlier James Richard Cross also 49, the British Trade commissioner in Montreal was taken from his Home. The Fly made seven Ransom demands among them release and Safe conduct to Cuba or Algeria for 23 persons convicted or accused of terrorist crimes. An Fly communique which led police to Laportes body in a Montreal suburb saturday night said he was a a executed because the government refused to comply. While refusing to free the 23 men demanded by the Kidnap two served in Kent state riot Roundup Ravenna Ohio a a 21-year-old former student and a 42-year-old faculty member were served with indictments today As deputies began rounding up 25 people indicted in connection with May violence at Kent state University. Richard Felber Akron the former student was charged with first degree riot attempting to Burn property striking a fireman and interfering with a fireman at the scene of a fire. He was served with the indictment in his cell at the Portage county jail where he was awaiting Transfer to the Mansfield reformatory on drug charges. Or. Thomas s. Lough 42, of Kent an associate professor of sociology and anthropology at Kent state surrendered himself a Short while later in the company of an attorney and was charged with inciting to riot. Details of his alleged offence were not immediately released. Those charged today were among 25 people named in secret indictments last Friday by a special state grand jury investigating May violence at Kent state. The school said Felber had been admitted on academic probation and attended classes last Spring and fall quarters before being dismissed for academic reasons. Felber had been sentenced to 20 to 40 years in jail oct. 12 on three charges of sales of hallucinogens. The grand jury indictment involved his alleged role during the May burning of a Roth building on the Kent Campus ers the government offered to parole five of them and also promised the kidnappers Safe conduct for themselves to Cuba or Algeria if Cross and Laporte were returned Safe. After Laportes body was found Trudeau a government announced that the offer of Safe conduct to crosses kidnappers still stood. Police released the text sunday night of a letter from Cross reporting that he was a alive and in Good but he warned a the Only danger for my life is if the police find out where i am and want to intervene. The Fly will not give up and i will be the first dead. A the authorities will never find the place where i am held in Captivity. I am a prisoner like the Fly members and prisoners in the letter and an Fly communique were found in a Church sunday. Trudeau went on television sunday night for the second time in 18 hours and vowed that his government will foil any attempts a to destroy our mayor Lindsay backs Goldberg new York a mayor John v. Lindsay today endorsed democrats Arthur j. Goldberg for governor and Basil Paterson for lieutenant governor because a they have expressed the strongest commitment to Urban but the mayor told a news conference a i am a Republican and i intend to remain a Lindsay has Long been embroiled with Republican gov. Nelson a. Rockefeller who is seeking re election Over state Aid to the City. He said the Goldberg Pater son team a offer the Best Chance to end our annual role As a beg the Gar for survival in Albany state capital. Lindsay elected As a Republican in 1965, lost that party a primary and won re election on the Liberal and Independent lines. He emphasized that except for Goldberg and Paterson he was supporting the Republican ticket statewide mentioning especially sen. Charles e. Goodell. Goodell like Lindsay a Strong opponent of the War in Vietnam has been denounced by vice president Spiro t. Agnew As a Lindsay seconded Agnew s nomination but said last May he regretted having done so. Foreign ministers agree on meetings United nations by. Apr foreign ministers meetings on War and peace issues Are being arranged for wednesday and Friday at the United nations. The . Security Council is expected to meet wednesday afternoon with perhaps 14 of the 15 members represented by foreign ministers. The big four foreign ministers after joining in the Council session will get together again Friday night at a working dinner Given by Secretary general u Thant in his 38th-floor office suite. Both gatherings Are taking place this week because the ministers Are attending the general Assembly a 11-Day 25th anniversary session now moving toward a ceremonial close saturday. The . Charter which took effect 25 years ago next saturday provides that the Security Council a shall hold periodic meetings to which each country on the Council May Send a member of its government if it wants. Diplomatic sources said the Council at Finland surging had agreed to hold the first such session in its history on wednesday. Nepal is the Only Council member whose foreign minister May not be present. Sadat okays an Extension of cease fire Beirut Lebanon apr president Anwar Sadat of Egypt said today his country would accept an Extension of the 90-Day cease fire with Israel provided serious negotiations aimed at ending the Middle East conflict get under Way Cairo radio reported. The new egyptian Leader warned however that Egypt would accept Only one Extension of the original cease fire which is due to end nov. 6. Cairo radio reported Sadat a remarks were made during a speech to commanders and officers of the egyptian armed forces. Space men meet ill soviet cosmonauts maj. Gen. Andrian Nikolayev right and vital Sevas Yanov Center holders of the endurance record of 18 Days in space arrived in Washington last night on a 16-Day Goodwill tour of the . American astronauts Neil Armstrong left and Edwin Aldrin behind him escorted the russians on a flight from new York. A wire photo

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