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Daily Journal (Newspaper) - October 31, 1970, Fergus Falls, Minnesota The weather Ushel rain or Snow through sunday Fergus Falls daily journal vol 96 no. 257 twelve pages Fergus Falls Minn. 56537 saturday oct. 31, single copy Loc lower i rat Tot head Anderson even Humphrey in Lead by fish Ray Nelson from 91 in 1873 from 21 to 13. I ale have been the. I Riff the election Llic last minute per both amendments could pass Sellers for Iho in lira Campaign. Sonal a Lessing of president Nix for Lack of opposition i Humphrey. 59, appeals to re on and a new burst of ii Public Lipil both also face apathy of Volcks the usual Many of whom fail to vote on constitutional changes. Tic Amend monks require a majority of All persons Volin for passage. The race for governor and. The contest Between Republican around what he Calls Clark Mac tresor and Hubert i prey s credibility Cap. H. For Hie . Sen-1 Macon fior also carries into Maudr Ejvor 48, continued to in on Humphrey with elec lion ave advertising built Plum Olson Assw Kaleil press writer Minneapolis _ the race for governor in Minnesota is going Down to the wire with a Label of Loo close to Llibre is a growing Consen sus among Salt sly Lod political experts Hal the race Between Republican Douglas head Ami Democrat Wendell Anderson May be one of the closest in years. Experienced campaigners in both parties agree thai any predictions Are risky although both sides Are publicly confident. Head 40, and Anderson 37, Are joining other candidates in a heavy final weekend Appeal to Volcks via personal appear ances and a virtual saturation attack on radio and television. An estimated voters will go to the polls tuesday to choose a new governor six stale officials a . Senator eight congressmen 202 state legislators state judges and hundreds of City and county officials. The Minnesota ballot also contains two constitute Ozial allowing the legislature to More narrowly define what types of property May be exempt from taxes the other lowering the voting age million plus dollars go into two campaigns St. Paul gubernatorial and . Senate races this year will Cost in excess of million according to reports filed with the Secretary of state s office. Biggest spender is Republican Hep. Clark Macgregor s backers who report through seven committees that had been spent trying to elect him to the . Senate As of oct. 9. The committees reported receipts of for the same period. In All expenses filed by committees for the for major candidates indicated that about had been dished out for advertising printing travel and the other expenses that go into wooing the voters. The spending included the period through mid september and Early october for the candidates and none of the reports cover the heavy costs being run up by democrats and republicans in the final weeks leading up to tuesday s election. Three committees funnelling Money into the Senate Campaign of a Flor Hubert Humphrey Hac received and spent about 000 through mid september Al though the reports were Date oct. 15. Humphrey is regarded the favorite to return to the Senate where he served before becom ing vice president in 1964. Political observers regard Thi gubernatorial tussle a near toss up Between Del state sen Wendell Anderson of St. Pau and Republican ally. Gen Douglas head. The rundown there shows an Derson s supporters took in Saigon a president 289 and spent through Nguyen Van Tuou told his Conn. Sept. 15, with a Bill for Tryman today that he will never surrender to the communists or accept a coalition government i Nam s Northern coastal Low main a toph cavy favorite in enthusiasm built around prey wins by votes or i dates. Lilin dec so ill lit in Uiselt la Iii Fil it . Ii i six years ago Aller Tjing elected vice president. Humphrey s margin Over Mac Gregor. Under this theory i Plum lop heavy margin for Humphrey would mean at least some votes for other dam uralic Eandi Hie presidential visit thursday. Both Macgregor and stale j gop Cli airman George thiss say Hie timing of the Nixon Visil was White dem feet could wipe out most of die it will change Lew j Republican ticket. Most political leaders Dis miss inc Toat Lail effect in min of crafts say votes. Soine observers Peg the out come of inc governor race to less in remains a tossup for j the closest race for governor governor and other state races j in Minnesota history was the Lull if Humphrey wins by 91-Vole Victory by Oil or Karl or More his Coal Lail of f. A Rolvaag in 1s62, after a 5 month recount. Gov. Harold i Vander won four years ago by a margin of Aboul votes. Or Ville Freeman won his first Erm in 1954 by a margin of but was ousted by less in 1960. This will be Minnesota s first gubernatorial election since Nesotas also agree that a in policeman s death girl held in sniper slaying select a were invited to vote for the Jack of lantern of their Choice at Woolworth yesterday. The pumpkins carved by school children were set outside so passersby could select their favorite. Journal photo by Paul o Keefe 946 in which an incumbent governor is not a candidate. Evandor did not seek re elec Ion t Jet hijacked to Havana Miami a forty nine passengers who boarded nation Al airlines flight 43 from Miami o san Francisco found them selves in a Havana hotel today the victims of a Man who pulled a Hijack. A National spokesman said the airline had Learned the sengers who arrived at Haven a s Jose Marti Airport at . Friday had been taken to a hotel. He said he did not expect the pcs jetliner to return until later today. Flight 43, which also had scheduled stops in Tampa new Orleans and Houston was diverted at . Friday 20 minutes after it left Miami International Airport. T final Saturn test proves Success Bay St. Louis miss. A the last scheduled test of a space program rocket at the Mississippi test facility was carried out Friday when a Saturn 5 Booster was successfully Static fired. St. Paul 18-year old St. Paul girl has been charged with first degree Mur nest Williams head of the Homi cide division in he office of Ramsey county ally. William refer in the sniper shooting of Randall. St. Paul policeman James t. Sackett. I miss Trimble is accused of police chief Richard Rowan effecting Sackitt s death with said Constance Louise Trimble premeditation. She is scheduled was arrested Lafe Frida after for arraignment in St. Paul noon by detectives from the monday homicide and intelligence Divi a Sackett a 27-year-old father Sions. I four children was shot in the Rowan said it was the first arrest in the Case since Sarkett was shot As he and another offi cer answered a Call for help on Hague Avenue last May. Municipal judge j. Clifford Janes issued he warrant on a complaint signed by Cape. Erback Early May 22 when he and his partner went to 859 Hague ave. In response to a false maternity Call. Sackett was standing in front of the House when he was shot. He died a Short time later in i St. Paul Ramsey Hospital. Abductors state demand Quito Ecuador in a self proclaimed extremist group claimed credit today for the kidnapping of Ecuador s air Force commander and demanded that the nation be resumed to constitutional government in return for his re lease. The demand was made in a five Page letter to several newspapers by a group identifying itself As Ecuador 70." the letter said Gen. Cesar Rohon Sandoval kidnapped tuesday was alive and Well and promised to Send his tie to authorities As proof be is being held by the group. Hazardous treats found double English of Tarentum pa., saw to it that he was doubly prepared for halloween with one pumpkin of portable size the other of wheelbarrow proportions. A wire photo by the associated press parents police and civic groups Are on the Alert today for vicious halloween tricks on As poisoned j Candy and apples spiked with razor Blades which were found in Many areas last year. As the first reports of such incidents this year came in police warned Don t let children eat any halloween treat without taking a Good look at it first. In Phoenix ariz., police and narcotics agents said there also spiked with drugs. They issued repeated warn floods if ave 750 dead pres. Thieu rejects coalition Rule Ings to parents not to let Chil Dren eat Candy unless enclosed in the original factory wrap Ping. The officers said fears of drugs were sparked by reports that Large amounts of seconal tablets were circulating in the Phoenix area. Police warnings were accompanied by newspaper advertise ments in Syracuse Indianapolis ind. N.y., and to combat both the menace to trick or treating children and the possible problem of Vandal ism by some of them hundreds of Jaycee members in Memphis tenn., planned to november temperatures moisture above Normal temperatures in Minnesota North Dakota and South Dakota during november will average 2-3 degrees above Normal in South Dakota and Southern 21 Friday raised the traffic toll goes to 777 by the associated press the death of a Rogers Minn., woman. Virginia Mary Zach advertising. In the head column four committees reported collections and expenses of the mid october reports lagged about one month and so com pared in time Wilh Anderson s. Head committees lumped All their expenses under one total including travel meals print ing postage Public relations and eight other categories. Election reports arc required continued on Page 11 and that North Vietnam has no Chance to win the War. The enemy has lost his initiative on the thick said in a 90-Ininule slate of tic nation address. He has lost practically All control Over the population and we will continue to destroy his political Infra sonic lure. The communists nil lose and we will meanwhile More than 150 persons were reported dead and lands. Thieu speaking before a joint session of the National Assem Bly on the eve of South Vic Nam s National Day said inc vice Wincse and Viet Cong pro precipitation amounts will be above Normal in Minnesota and extreme Eastern North Dakota and near Normal in Central and Western North Dakota and Over South Dakota. Total precipitation will in one half to one Inch in he Dakotas and one to two take to the streets tonight in a mass safety they will have no police Power but were equipping their cars with two Way radio sys tems to Call police if necessary. In Waukegan Iii., Friday night a child bit on a Hallow Een treat and found a razor Blade. Donald Crossman 9, told his Mother after hours of trick or treating there s something in this Candy opening if mrs. Mary Ann Crosman 31, found the broken double edged safety razor Blade. Her son was unhurt. The Blade stuck Between his Teeth. Buffalo n.y., police also re ported a similar incident when an unidentified child s Mother accidentally dropped a Hallow Een Apple which broke open to reveal a razor Blade. T Chiang observes 83rd birthday Taipei Formosa a president Chiang Kai Shek spent a quiet 83rd birthday with his family today but his countrymen celebrated with dozens rallies and hundreds of Man takes on computer Over san Francisco a a 71-year-old Man battling bureaucracy for he figures the government owes him has found a powerful j Carter chief judge of the District court Here. In a 50-Day period plaintiff Alfred j. Fuller of suburban Santa Rosa wrote three letters to the California physicians service asking for the medicare refund. No reply. So Fuller filed suit in smal claims court in Santa Rosa de manding the from cps cps referred the matter to the social Security administration which had the Case transferred to Federal court in san Francisco. There asst. U. S. Ally. Steven Kazan asked judge Carter on Friday to dismiss the Case. Kazan told the judge he and when the car she was driving tits throughout nationalist Chi Al no Clif tar for Rani fort i Nir kit n state War toll now stands at 955 All in the Day s news Miami Carl Greenwood Pilot of the National airlines Jet hijacked yesterday made his third unwilling rip to Havana when he landed at Jose Marti. Greenwood a 23-year Veteran Wilh National was inc Pilot of a san fran Cisco to mini flight hijacked to Havana july the first Lime he visited Havana unwillingly was several months Prev ious to thai officials said when he was aboard an Airliner in a supervisory capacity checking out another Pilot. Of to Parade nulls at the l Alvr rally of Klyr Orivs Ralfh Callnn or briny my vim film birth control the cowls1 signs said the Stork is a St. 1 Iii me All the demanded n to Hext in car lion s Piciw thursday night. A Melnyc a veins Nord in Rosbor s revolver Anci Chow not to quibble Ali us vernacular of he demand. A Ohtis understood the gunman Wisn l really Nufler Piini dough. Xvi us Pill an nude Leini inn Fli Tomil of Immy in r Lake out put Bug and Tiu Rob bar Wilh it fice of Friday. Veterans affairs said in Una Ami i Ora Coli Ion government i h Mann womb. Is a machiavellian ruse. He Law led All South vietnamese who support such a plan Lack Tys of the Allied Mill try operations from the demilitarized in a nans amt southward to Onang Ngai cily were at a Vir Tual standstill. . Marine Heli copters Marie Rice drops to per sons still isolated hut in no immediate dancer. Some of the helicopters were shot at by the vice cons Lino Sank in 12 feet of water Ami one of its our crewmen was reported missing. Four . Marines reportedly drowned when their lock was swept off Highway 1 Between a nans and Chu . Vietnamese author Lios said that at last report 102 i sons ens of american Dulios in play in were dead Nurt another j what was filled a massive had been Erar Ivain by lie Licop Dew i Strati on or peace on inc ters and to higher a Rouika. All of the dead apparently were vietnamese and almost ail were civilians. The rooting climaxed nearly was struck from the rear by a vehicle driven by Rudolph Kako of Rural Monagha and Well across the Center Lane where it was Hil by an oncoming vehicle driven by David j dub of Rosemount. The Accident occurred about . On Minnesota 152 about two Miles West of Rogers Northwest of the twin cities. Rikako suffered a fractured leg St. Paul a the Chest injuries and dub Ewas bar of Minnesota men killed since the snarl of i Haj Patricia Stromswold. 22. A Southeast asian War As of oct. Up Oclon Minn., died thursday in 22 was 955, the Minnesota of dress too Short woman ordered out of Malawi Large layoffs of government employees seen Washington a the civil service commission de Eding signals of massive Lay offs in Federal employment is looking for ways to help thou Sands of government workers find new jobs when the storm hits sometime after next tues Day s election. A memo prepared by Edward a. Dunton the commission s director of recruiting and examining warns that cutbacks among civilian employees of the defense department in particular will be much larger than now Gener ally he said announcements of the heavy layoffs will wait until after the Proba Bly until after the Christmas Pentagon spokesmen said Dunion s findings refer to a two year program of cutbacks begun at the Start of fiscal 1970 and due for completion by next june 30. They said the publicly announced goal is a reduction in civilian manpower of about but admitted a Good bit is yet to come in the final six months. The Dunton memo indicated to layoffs Are yet to come in the Navy and air Force alone. Army officials said they could not discuss he reported1. Nicholas j. Oganovic. Executive director of the civil service commission refused to release the Dunton memo but a continued in an interview published reports of its con Lens. Other sympathetic colleagues in i he said however the memo s his office had made a collection estimates were Only Good of and planned to Send it to i guesses drawn from scuttle Fuller but the judge said full-1 but picked up by the commas or s Case had a right to be Sion s 65 regional offices among Harrt he pc Dora aeon pics hey Conlin cd on Pago 4 Minneapolis Hospital of injuries suffered sunday in an Auto heard somewhere. The judge added i acc la whal s happened Here is that we arc losing the Battle to the com j a ulcers. The loss of individual rights to the time of does t mean anything any Fuller a retired insurance sex , Malawi eci Tive. Says cps should have president Amuzu Banda has paid him 80 per cent of disclosed that a while couple charged for two doctors visits has been ordered out of Malawi that s of which Fuller because the women wore a said Short dress. In my area there Are a lot of Banda. Addressing a rally Fri j retired people and a lot of these Day at Nsance in Southern Mala j do nol have a lot of Money. In i. Did not give the couples fact to some of them this could mean whether they have name. The couple Are the first to go had meal that week or not. Following attorney general i Don t need the hut i Mobile collision on . 12 Roberts gel dressed or want it because cps owes in to West of Renson. I get out week. Speech earlier in the i me. And if they owe it Heyl should i the weather Fergus fails area continued Cloudy and Cool with occasional periods of rain mixed Wilh Snow Loday to night anti sunday. Highs Sun Day is to -12. Lows tonight so to 31. Hich Friday overnight Low i. At 8 . At noon 34. 24 hours ending 8 . Today .20 inches. Temporal ii res one a car ago maximum .19. Minimum 34. Pre election peace rallies being planned by the Assoc Ted press labor and school Antiwar demonstration that in Antiwar rallies parades and j children March in the Salt speeches were planned in Doz Uiko City Parade sponsors said Wilh slate ally. Gen. Ver non Romney As Parade Twilli of slowly ii Iii of Lowed by two typhoons and n drop Lenl Slinn Annj nil Oil Rof Elvod is Caln in the past 10 1 Conlin cd on of co of Tho nov .1 elections. In contrast president Nixon will to honoured in sell City tonight Wilh a Poilu Parade which spin sors say is exported to draw several thous find Nixon will he in Utah on a Campaign swing for Republican Senate candidates. Units irom veterans the Antiwar demonstrators said they would not interfere with the Parade confining their protest to such drama Liza Lions As soiling set vol Corners and apples Selling on up soup lines to protest military spending. Abtil students gathered 1 Rilday no Jolil no the University of South Florida in Tampa in an eluded Rock music. A Candeli Ghl March was held on the Campus Early today and a Parade were expect cd to March through the downtown area to attend an Antiwar rally in Grant Park. Through downtown Tampa was Gorton Cleveland it Schr doled later in the Day. I and coordinator of the the police Wilh rifles and shotguns arrested some 30 of the youths and routed about 200 More when they failed to obey n j . Cir few Ulm leave h football Field where inc Friday if Jet rally was held in Calcaro. The sponsoring oct. ,11sl peace action commit lot said up to National peace action coalition i which Lions called shirt the debt Mitra Olhorn protests the nation would be the the student indictments wow returned by n Portage county Ohio Brand jury in connection Wilh disorders which led to it Ion Wilh National men in which four Mii. Dents wern killed and Nunn won i de. Gordon Diclem Clit of students it Kent state University. We feel that Nixon is trying to Ali Rollye the student move he said to turn them into vegetables and to Ileri Lizo criticized for Republican us a Lam nil Nunt smear and Lear Camplen which he Stim def turd to Siverl from Ilio a civil it and hint confront

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