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Columbus Telegram, The (Newspaper) - October 19, 1970, Columbus, NebraskaStucki and Blonti May our Bones but word an be even Mart can eat out the very life giving Row of born leaving a Hull which will crumble the to ugh Ett a Carton ninety first year the up leased wire Columbus Nebraska monday october 19, 19x0 16 pages today weather Outlook fair Lon wit and tix Day tows tonight Low 4qi. A turn tuesday Noar 70. Evening except sunday Loc single copy court hears arguments on 18-year-old voting the supreme court in to argue evils thai Congress violated Hie by passing a Federal Law in allow All 18-year Olds to Vole. The prime argument used by representatives of Stales challenging the new Law was Hal tire right to set voter qualifications rested firmly with the Stales and hat Congress could not deprive Thorn of this authority. The nine justices asked Only a few a questions As they and a mostly youth fut audience listened to arguments. Congress relied on Hie huh amendment s guarantee of equal Protection of the Laws As the prime basis for the legislative action taking the position that 18-year-Olds were denied equal Protection in Stales where they were not allowed to Vole. Texas attacked the reasoning in ils arguments against fhe court to Rule on Federal gun control Law Washington up the supreme court agreed today to Rule this term on the constitutionality of the Federal gun control Law. It accepted for review and eventual decision a lower court Case from California which held that the controversial i9g8 Law was unconstitutional be Carlse its registration provisions subjected a person to possible self incrimination. The government appealed the . District court decision arguing it would Render ineffective Federal control Over a variety of dangerous weapons. The controversial Law enacted in 19g8 requires registration of the Sale or Transfer of firearms other than Hunting and sporting guns with the Treasury depart ment. I before hearing opening arguments on the new Law extending the Vole to 18-year-Olds, the court agreed to hear an Appeal of Vincent f. Mcgee jr., a divinity student who claimed he was illegally classified 1a and convicted of draft evasion after he mailed his Pirli ally burned draft card in 1067 to president Lyndon b. Johnson. Accepted for review he conviction of a new York Art dealer accused of Disho Noring the american Flag by a window display which converted the Flag into a sex Symbol. Refused to decide whether the United Stales violated the .-Lrcland treaty of Friendship by taxing Irish and scotch whiskers Al a higher Rale than similar Domestic products. Down a Challenge to the authority of the Federal Trade commission to prohibit future acquisitions of Compa Dies by a firm in the same line of business. Law. Prof. Charles Alan Wright of Iho University of Texas representing he stale in the High court arguments ii is hard to visualize any Oiler act. Of Congress Hal could not be justified just As easily to Wright said no one Ever seriously argued dial Congress had Sunh authority until it passed the voting rights Law last Spring. Oregon attorney general Lee Johnson claimed that Congress used Bootstrap reasoning when it passed the 1070 voting rights act amendments. The Law gives 18-year-Olds the Vole effective dec. 31, 1970, bars literacy. Icsis and limits residency requirements in presidential elections to 30 Days effective in 1972. Arizona of lacked Only the Section of the Law that Lowers the Vole from 21 to 18. The Issue boils Down to one Johnson argued whether Congress has the Power to subs Lille its legislative prefer ence in selecting Hal line the 18-year-old Vole line Over Iho Power of the voters of the states have traditionally determined voter qua Ifica Johnson said lie argued that allowing Congress to exercise such Power Coulch Render slate legislates virtually implementation of he age qualification inevitably leads to line drawing and reasonable men can certainly differ Over that he said. One can seriously argue thai a minimum age of 18, 10 or 20 is irrational irrelevant or invidious. We submit that a 21-year-old Standard is a reasonable classification even if in might not be a desirable qua Ifica absent disabled voters notified i Lalle count ians planning to be away from the area nov. 3 i during the general election can apply now for an Abs Lee ballot according to county clerk Carl Hoge. Application must he made by 5 . Friday ocl. 30, in person or by mail to Hoge s office. Disabled voters unable to go to the polls must make application by i . Monday nov. 2. Low of 22 York temperature reported by the weather excluding Hawaii and was 91 degrees at Imperial Calif. Today s Low was 22 degrees at Marque let and polls Lon Mich. New highest sunday Bureau Alaska. Canadians locate kidnappers House visitors from afar Richard Hiemer second from left partly hidden hosted several officials of the South Vietnam government saturday. Above they look Over Iho modern farm s Grain drying and storage Complex. Telegram photo Saigon officials visit area farm Lindsay endorses Goldberg for governor of . New York John v. Lindsay endorsed Democrat Arlhur j. Goldberg for governor of new York today opening the Way for his own possible switch to the democratic party where he is considered a formidable presidential possibility. The mayor once considered a contender or. The Republican presidential nomination Lias Long been at Odds Wilh Republican inv. Nelson a. Rockefeller. His endorsement of Goldberg a former supreme court Justice and ambassador to the United nations was considered a Villa first step if he wants to take advantage of his growing popularity among democrats and switch his ambitions to the democratic party. But Lindsay insisted he was a Republican and i intend to remain a Lindsay announced at a news conference which was Broad cast live Over the City s radio station Hal he was backing Goldberg and stale sen. Basil a. Paterson of Flar Lem he democratic candidate for lieu tenant governor they have expressed fhe strongest endorsement for Urban Surv French and vietnamese words mingled Wilh the Roar of Grain dryers in Polk county saturday As an unusual group of visitors braved Chilly to visit a modern Nebraska farm. The Richard Hiemer family Southwest of Shelby played Host for a tour and dinner to several officials of the South Vietnam government and also to Elton Berck president of the Nebraska Farmers Union John l. Dubois of the u. S. Department of slate an interpreter and Joy Hyslop also of fhe Farmers Union. Most of the guess however spoke and understood English and dived in Wilh heir own questions about the mechanics of Corn growing and storage the disease free Swine project on the Hiemer farm land leveling and irrigation and the peculiarities o f government policy and agriculture. The vietnamese arc in . To vietnamese Are in the u. S. To study the operation of National stale and local governments and five Are Iri in City accidents a Tola of five persons suffered injuries mostly minor in weekend traffic accidents in Columbus. Police said Cynthia s. Kucera of 2-105 Mahood drive had a bruised and stiff neck after her vehicle was in collision with one driven by Sharon l. Of Monroe. The Accident happened saturday morning at 13th Streel and 24th with about damage. Early sunday morning at 23rd Street and 23rd Avenue vehicles driven by David c. Veach of Columbus and Mike Tagwerker of 1710 16lh Street collided. Veach was Irea fed for head and knee injuries and his passenger Julie Johnson of 2163 32nd Avenue had head and Back injuries. Passengers in the other Tagwerker Wilh Shock and Jim Phillips of 2808 Irith Street with concussion and sprained ankle also were treated. Police said the Veach vehicle appeared to be going the wrong Way on a one Way Slect. Sharon Richardson of 2804 27th Street reported Over i h e weekend her Auto parked in a lot was damaged by a hit run Driver. A similar mishap sunday morning caused some damage to the parked vehicle of Delayne Peck 2307 27lh Street. Minor damage happened to the Joseph Laudenklous 560 20th Avenue and Dwight Martin of it. Calhoun vehicles at 6lh Slect and 2gth Avenue. Sadat says no Extension of cease fire is planned by United pret International egyptian president Anwar Sadat indicated today in Cairo he would not extend the Middle Kast cease fire which. Expires nov. 5, and said Egypt must Lake All measures to face a Ira Charous Ami despicable his statement to army commanders and officers at a meeting of the general com Mand the armed forces indicated a further hardening n Egypt s position As set Forth in Salem tyls Iri new York by key plan foreign minister Mahmoud read. On Friday read made a Lough a peach to tire uni cd Wallona general Assembly in which to said Iho untied Stales was wrecking its own Pence incl inline by naming Israel during the Cense firc. On sunday he Raj Eclid suggestions that a Gyp withdraw Monllos from Iho cease fire zone Long the canal Israel meanwhile lodged ils 23rd formal complaint Wilh l a. Cease fire observers charging that Egypt was still pushing ahead with its buildup of soviet missiles near he canal in violation of Hie cease fire agreement. An israeli army spokesman in Tel Aviv said data gathered sunday showed the egyptians Wilh soviet backing had sent additional sam2 and sam.1 missiles into the zone and were pushing ahead Wilh construction and older preparatory work Al new Sites earmarked for missiles. The spokesman repealed pre Vious israeli charges that the sam2s Are egyptian inn cd Wilh Solol advisors and that Iho sam3s no manned. By soul cd forces. Both Egypt and the soviet Union in pc denied Iacre arc russians in Iho cease lire zone pulled out of lir Middle Kynsl peace talks he cause of the missile violations. Israeli defense minister mosh Dayan indicated in a speech in Tel Aviv sunday night Hal Israel might be willing Loselle for less than total withdrawal of the missiles since a firmer stand would make in Loo difficult for american negotiators. Sadat s speech to the military leaders today was released by the sem official Middle knit news Agency in Cairo. The Milit Aries armed Thyra will be no second cease fire and All measures must be Laken to face a Iron Cerous Ond despicable he said. The sem official Calro news paper Al a rom said in int will Nivio Persona Lily is Premier of Egypt and observers said it porn Hubly would iks vol Conn Raintr Diplomat m n h m o u in were in Lincoln for a three Day slay during their six week u. S. Lour. They will end up in Hawaii Early in november and will observe the general election in the newest stale nov. 3. The Hiemer visitors were Hoang Xuan Llao Nguyen the Hung Vul Khiem. Nguyen Lluu Phuoc and Bui Van Nghe. They were delighted to find a Little Ilic Mer girl with the sound alike name of Kim and of her people Wilh sound alike name Howe. Weather to be pleasant 58 at i . 38 Low this morning 53 High saturday 53 High sunday 33 Tow sunday 60 High year ago 50 Low year ago Sunrise tuesday Sunset tuesday the extended forecast through Friday also Calls for continued pleasant conditions with highs usually climbing to the upper 60s to Low 70s. Nebraska fair to parity Cloudy tonight and tuesday. Low tonight in Low 40s, High tuesday near 70s. By United pref More pleasant weather is on tap for Nebraska tonight and tuesday. The weather Bureau said skies will be fair to partly Cloudy with lows in the Low 40s to night East and Central and Ziglis tuesday near 70. In the Panhandle tonight s lows in the 30s will be followed by highs tuesday around 70. Chadron and Valentine shared the slate High of 65 and Sidney recorded the overnight Low of 26. Bloodmobile is Here tuesday and wednesday the red Cross Bloodmobile from Omaha s regional Center will visit Iho Columbus City auditorium tuesday and wednesday oct. 20-21. Officials Are Sorc Sohig the need of a w h o i e h c a re c d response from residents of the City and Vicinity since attic local quota has been raised to 193 pills daily. They arc particularly eager to recruit now donors to assist Hose who have been so helpful in this vital program Over the years. Donors May give blood from h . To 5 . Oct. 20, and from 10 . To 4 . Oct. 21. The calling committee has been Busy contacting prospective donors but not All prospects can be reached in. This manner. Anyone desiring to give blood is asked to Contact the red Cross office. Mrs. Marie Eller blood program chairman and Robert Mead chairman of the plate county red Cross chapter Point out that More than six million pills of blood arc used annually in the nation. Main uses arc in treating diseases and in helping save Accident victims a n d persons undergoing surgery. The blood need increases at he Rale of 12 per cent per year. An estimated 100 million americans virtually one half of he present population Are potential blood donors bul the Brunel of the Load is carried by a Mere 3 per a Cal of that Enlal. Twa faces threat of strike at Midnight Washington up Wilh a strike threatened for mid night negotiators for trans world airlines Stewar Desses and stewards met today with company officials and Federal mediators to come to terms after working a contract for 17 months. A spokesman for he trans port workers Union said there was no alternative left except to strike because he said Twa had refused to offer wages benefits Ami working conditions comparable to what fhe Union had won from Oiler airlines. Negotiators for Bolli sides met in Washington Wilh Harry Bickford of the National mediation Board in a final Effort to reach agreement before the strike deadline . Tuesday. There was no word whether any Progress was being made. The Union is asking for a 30 per a Cal pay As Well As improved fringe benefits and working conditions. Girl 18, loses her right leg in Railroad Accident ci1aduon up Theresa Kalon 18, was hospitalized in satisfactory condition after los ing her right leg in a Railroad Accident Here Early sunday. She is the daughter of or. And mrs. Emmett Knylen of Rural Chadron. Authorities said the girl was apparently trying to crawl tinder a Railroad car hailed for switch ing. The Accident occurred when the train backed Over he Flirl. She was taken to Chadron Community Hospital by the Chadron Volunteer 11 e s Cue but efforts to save her leg were unsuccessful. The mishap occurred about 2 . Sunday. Miss Katyn was alone Al the Lime. Month pm. Us l police Loday discovered the House where they believed Quebec labor minister Pierre Laporte was held for a week in fore his assassination by the French. Canadian separatists who kid naked him. Authorities converged on he now deserted White Frame Bungalow just South of Treal Early this morning Uff i receiving a lip from an Anonymous caller who warned the House was Booby rapped. There was no immediate word on whether craps were found. Wilh the discovery the search for three suspected kidnappers focused on the area despite the chilling knowledge that finding them could Cost the life of their second hostage British Diplo mat James r. Cross. Police set up Road blocks on Bridges Between the City and the South Shore of the province across the St. Lawrence River. Remnants of food and cloth ing were found in he located less than half a mile from the military Airport in St. Hubert quo., where the Quebec liberation front Monlai icing Laporto s bloody body was found saturday authorities said. A Young girl who ih6 neighbourhood said three men and a girl whom she described As hippie moved into the House in april or told a radio interviewer they drove the same kind of car used to Kidnap Laporte Cross pleaded sunday for the government to capitulate to his captors demands. But Canadian prime minister. Pierre Elliott Trudeau. Who observed his 51st birthday sunday in a Day of National mourning and crisis indicated in willingness to bargain with the two Small bands of terrorists who hold Cross and already assassinated que Bec labor minister Pierre Laporte. Denouncing the Fly As a Small band of twisted men who offer Canada no solutions except Trudeau said in a television report to the nation we must expect that these vicious men May attempt again to shake our but he predicted they would fail. The Fly has sown the seeds of their own he said. Spurning the demand of the Quebec liberation front which seeks an Independent and socialist Quebec the release of 23 Fly agents and the payment of Ransom in Gold Bullion Trudeau would go beyond his Sara ice offer of free passage to Cuba for Cross captors it they would release the 49-year-old briton. Laporte s body found Laporte s. Bloody body his hands bound behind him was found saturday night in the trunk of the car in which had been kidnapped ocl. 10. The discovery plunged Canada into despair. The Fly Kidnap suspects sought by police were cab Driver Marc Carbonneau Aud Peachor Paul Rose 27, who wears a Castro style heard and is known to have twice visited Cuba. A plea from Cross in two Handwritten notes left in a Telephone Booth sunday echoed gagged Chicago up . District judge Julius .1. Hoffman who once ordered Black pan ther Leader Bobby Soale bound and gagged in the trial of the Chicago today Dis missed riot conspiracy charges against him. Accident Friday. 1 saturday 1 sunday 3 total this year. 430 total last Yem. 653 injuries 66 deaths 1 today s Index women s news Pago 3 editorial Pago 4 Horoscope Pago 6 sports pages 12, 13 classified pages a 15 today s funny Pierre Laporte the pathetic message Lal Orle addressed to his close Friend and political Lender Quebec five Days before his murder. The Success of ibis he had written would be my death Cross said in would be very dangerous for Hie police to track Down his captors. He said he would never be found and Hal his Freedom hinged entirely on the government s willing Ness to release 23 prisoners. In a communique the Fly repealed ils demands. Bourassa makes reply Bourassa went on radio and television and replied the government will face this crisis Wilh firmness and will nol let itself be experiencing for the first time in 102 years the harsh reality of cold blooded political assassination canadians differed Aboul How their govern ment should respond to the terrorists and Over whether it had gone too far in assuming unprecedented peacetime pow ers. When gathered in the chill autumn winds under the window of Trudeau s office on parliament Jill while he conferred Wilh his ministers some Sang the National Anthem "0, a Banner read love a Large crowd gathered in Montreal to View the body of Laporte. People stood for hours in the. Cold while machine gun hearing troops and police admitted them in Small groups to the courthouse where the body Lay until tuesday afternoon s funeral. Change of command capt. Ronald l. Sahara relinquishes command of a company 1st battalion 134th infantry Nebraska National guard to 1st la. Jerome r. Svoboda sunday. The new commander had formerly served As company executive officer. Telegram photo commander of Columbus National guard unit new voting place announced is there will he one new voting place in pm Alt county for Hie nov. 3 general election county clerk Carl loge has . In i nip township hip voting place will be Monroe auditorium ins Lencl of the Duncan fire Hall. Nixon first it. Jerome r. Svoboda of 2674 13th Avenue took command of c o 1 u m bus s National guard unit h e r e sunday in traditional military ceremonies at die g u a r d armory. He replaces Cape. Ronald l. Sabata 29, who has commanded a company since May docs. Captain will now serve As 1st battalion 13-Llh infantry motor officer with battalion in Omaha. The local agent for hankers life and casually co., Here a Pohoda. 2s, has served As he company s executive officer or joined the ii in in and was commissioned under lib slate officer candidate program in 1967. Svoboda anti his wife Sharon have an 18-Monlh-old daughter Michelle. He is the son of or. And mrs. Adolph j. Svoboda Brainard. Capt. Sabala who worked for Dale electronics inc., joined the guard in i960 and was commissioned in 1064 after attending officer c a n d i d a t o school a f t. Benning a. The son of or. And mrs. Frank ,1. Sabala of Bellwood the capt Iii attended Creighton University. Us and his Lynda reside in Rural Bentwood. J Columbus Ohio president. Nixon opened a iwo Day political swing into the american midlands today seek ing the retirement of prominent Senlac doves find urging their replacement with men who will support his foreign policy. About 2w Well wishers greeted him at the Airport Here before a noon Al the stale Trinise Al Chr Nutsch of a trip that will Lake him to Iho door slip of sons. Albert Gore Stuart Symington d mo., Vance liar pc d-lnd., and of her democratic candidates who have resisted major foreign policy and defense decisions. He issued a statement on his arrival hero strongly endorsing Ren. Hohertz Tafi a Ohio in his nip Anil Luck race Wilh wealthy Howard of Cleve land for Lului scat of he retiring Stephen Young a Ohio. Metzenbaum has spoken out against Nixon s Vietnam poli cies. Taft Nixon noted shares my conviction hint Only a Strong America can bring peace Wilh Honor to our Roth Tad and gubernatorial candidate Roger Cloud know Hal America cd annul bring peace abroad unless we also restore peace at our streets our schools our he declared. Ii was hip presidents third political Outing of the season As he intervened personally in close races with Hopes of reversing lie traditional Irand of congressional off year elec Tion losses by the parly in the while House. From Vermont to Wisconsin Nixon has called for the Vicdion of republicans who will Brick his Vietnam policies. Dem Orr Tir. Leaders Nave advised political today i hair candidates Lobo silent on the question while american negotiators pursue Nixon s new five Point peace offer at Iho Paris talks. Nixon s message has been that a Quick Procci Pilate withdrawal from Vietnam would Only Load to other i clams. he is seeking he claims is ,1 settlement that will produce something he. United slates has not known in this Century generation free from War. Before he set Mil Loday Nixon had not explained pre closely when Hal generation would begin. Fire report Calls to .114 to Dalo Lott Days without

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