Des Moines Register in Des-Moines, Iowa
24 Sep 1972

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24 Sep 1972

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Des Moines Register (Newspaper) - September 24, 1972, Des Moines, Iowa Sun hmm Iowa upon Cloudy with Chance of show ers highs in the lows in the Sunrise Sunset Page Price 35c Des sunday september sections do Molisi Rel Attr trl Betm camping Iowa wealthiest counties analysts Eye of rate cases mull investments in Iowa utilities by Michael Sorkin do Monti Raili Tir and company fifteen new York investment Counselor flew to Des Moines last week to test the but it want the weather that interested their concern was the regulatory climate How favor ably or How harshly the Iowa Commerce commission is treat ing the states Utility com what the 15 securities analysts representing some of the top investment houses in the country wanted to deter mine was is it worthwhile now to buy the stocks and Bonds of these utilities How the analysts size up Iowa utilities is important be cause their recommendations carry great weight with investors who want advice on where to put their breakfast talk Over a Ham and eggs fast Robert Ray and the three members of the Commerce commission heard the analysts Eugene Vic Epresi Dent of Kidder Peabody Felt the Iowa commission has become too consume oriented in the last people who invest in stocks and he think Iowa is rejecting rate increases badly needed by the what were saying is that at present i the investor there is not a Good attitude toward Iowa regu quite Meyer this is Why were Here this to express the analysts argument went like this during the next five Iowa six major Power companies will need to invest million in new some of this Money will have to come from rate the rest from sales of if the companies dont get their rate increases and investors Arent attracted to buy their stocks and Iowa could face an Energy shortage in the near the argument Robert Vic Epresi Dent of Union service said the analysts spent two Days conferring with Utility executives across the state prior to the Des Moines breakfast with no compulsion i cant honestly say i feel a great compulsion to invest Here in Noddin said after re viewing the finances of the six major Power companies in utilities please turn to Page five a Good fight but there seems to be something missing special Grid teams give smaller players a Chance by Jack Hovelson real Star stiff writer Cedar the Little Guys at Cedar Falls and West Waterloo High schools Are getting their shots at glory on the football each school has added a new wrinkle to its football program this fall a team that a boy can make Only if he weighs 150 or football big Winner the two teams played at Cedar Falls the other night under the lights and before a turnout hit delay in pos return urge free Calls to officials a Nicholas Johnson says there should be Tollfree Telephone service for citizens to talk with Federal officials and Congress men about their the Blun spoken Federal communications commission member said it would actually be cheaper than writing let formerly of Iowa said some agencies have free Telephone service for Spe Cial purposes but you still cant Call Uncle Sam throughout the Federal government with a few scattered like the ones just noted the Rule seems to be dont Call Well Call he Johnson expressed Bis views in a copyrighted article Fri to Days Parade of around 400 the Host team but the real Winner May have been the sport of football itself because it proved it has a place for even the these smaller kids football ability is about equal to that of the varsity they just Lack the size you need to meet a 200pound fullback coming through the said Cedar Falls coach Pat Mitchell and West water Loos Gary came up with the 150pound football team idea a year both Gary and i had the problem of being too Small when we were in High so were sympathetic to the smaller that Why we wanted to get these teams Mitchell a game had been planned last but bad weather devel oped the night the event was scheduled and it was this the two coaches got the program under Way Sophomore the team Are composed of new a stateside relatives of three american pilots released from North vietnamese prison Camps each Edo a delay in their re urn saturday with Dis appointment and resentment most of it directed at Hanoi but boys who Are out for the Var sity or Sophomore at the two but Are a bit Light for Iba hefty Mitchell said that of the 25 boys he suited for his 150poum team the line averaged a Roibu 140 pounds per in to 20 of them stand a Chance of getting into a varsity simply because of their All played against West Pound in the Gam Waterloo 150 us said he dressed it teams turn to Page eight pay boost eyed some at the three men were not aboard a flight from Hanoi to Ashad been and american anti War activists who obtained the Eleas of the men issued a statement that the delay apparently was caused by fear that he released prisoners would be Aken into custody american military authorities Gerald of and father of Navy Markham Gart blamed the delay on interference by the government and said the Nixon administration should keep its nose out of this Barney Mother of air Force Edward said she husband Are very upset Over the apparent imposition by Hanoi of conditions the release of the guarantee that they would do not feg to fur ther the american War Effort in in Herbert and his wife had packed their suitcases in Antici pation of a to new Greet their Navy Norris a phone Call from the Navy saturday morning told them of the we were so Charles by Clark Mollenhoff tha registers Washington Bureau chief con Gress is entertaining plans to boost salaries to at least a and to take comparable boosts in such fringe benefits As additional taxpayer financed trips Home and increases in the stationery despite rhetoric from the Nix on administration and from various members of Congress on the need for holding Down the wage Levels and other usually reliable sources report this is what is ahead the presidential commis Sion on legislative and judicial salaries will recommend boosting the salaries of senators and representatives from the present to at least the level and probably As High As Congress will make in creases in the number Rogov Enmen financed Romic firlus Back to the Home District from the present 26 up to 36 in each two year at congressmen and senators Are Given the Choice of taking the actual Cost of the roundtrip or the stationery often a controversial item in the will be boosted from to at congressmen actually can get if they ask for but the last must be requested because of objections that it want needed by some con the new level will be and congressmen can continue to stick the unused amount in their pocket As additional in a new Dup teat jury decides 10 guilty of Price fixing called key test for Iowa antitrust Law by a staff writer the first 10 International Harvester dealers to be tried for Price fixing All were found guilty Here Satur a Story county District court jury reported its verdict to judge Paul Hellwege six hours after the jurors began deliberations in the closing arguments by both prosecution and defense had been heard the verdict immediately was hailed by assistant Bennett the chief who called it a significant Advance in what he termed the War on Whitecol Lar Appeal expected because it is the first time the states 82yearold antitrust Law has been used in a criminal the defense is expected to Appeal to the Iowa supreme the 10 dealers found guilty saturday Are Paul Dewitt implement of Ogden James Dor Truro farm of Truro Burt Dostal Watters implement of Maquoketa Walt Glenn implement of Hamburg Frank Mace and Hahn of red Oak Jack harms implement of Everly Jerry Estherville implement of Esther Ville Elmo Roe implement of mount Ayr Les Traer implement of Traer and John Newton implement of each will be subject to a maximum sentence of one year in jail and a a sentencing hearing will be scheduled Iowa 1890 antitrust Law pro Hibits businesses from entering into any agreement to regu late or fix the Price of prod a Story county grand jury had indicted 142 International Harvester dealers and firms last december on charges of violating the Price fixing five of the indictments were later dismissed and one defendant Cullison said the remaining 126 defendants would be tried As soon As he said saturdays convictions open the Way for the Price fixing Law to be used in other cases of suspected White Collar will use Law again its very important that the court has interpreted this Law in a Way that we can use the statute and juries will convict under Cullison said after the verdict was this verdict indicates what the Ordinary Man thinks of this kind of added the you can be cer prices please turn to Page four exploring the stereo jangle a guide to finding the right music system for you by Richard Somerville do the words Woofer and Tweeter remind you of a pet shop does capture ratio conjure up a Vietnam offensive i know exactly How you to the Unini High Fidelity can be As foreboding and mysterious As darkest there probably Are millions of persons who would love to get involved in stereo but who hesitate because they Are unsure where to there Are Many ways to get involved in stereo portables or components and each has its Rabid while this article is not meant to put Down portables and it will concentrate on components because of one Good reason this wifi Field is growing by leaps and yet it is the most difficult for the Novice to if you Are a person just getting interested in stereo or thinking of upgrading your present the follow ing will help you to make sense of the dozens of types of possible Aid in choosing from hundreds of similar products and Tell what you might expect to get in particular Price ranges based on a Survey of stores in the Moines dont expect to find specific Brand names recommended for one one persons perfect machine is another its practically impossible for one person to know All about every stereo product and to declare himself supreme which brings us to something every wifi fan should know in such a competitive Market As components in the same Price Range generally tend to have the same perform this is to the advantage of the he can shop in his Price Range and can base his decision on such factors As ease of whether one component has the kind of features he wants such As automatic reverse on a tape for whether another component offers a better warranty should be at least two years or whether a Friend recommends a certain take All such advice with a Grain of and seek corroborating another important tip it generally is better to buy a piece of stereo equipment made by a manufacturer in the i Fidelity not by maker of Ordinary radios or other it generally is better to buy at a store specializing in stereo because it has knowledgeable and mostly honest plus experienced for see remarks on discount you May be one of those scoffers who says what do i stereo please turn to Page three heroin seized Ohio a the Montgomery county organized crime unit said it seized to in heroin do ing raid Early saturday on a residence wet Nerti of Dayton arrest 25 after fracas at teen dance about 25 youths were arrested about 10 saturday after they clashed with police in West Des Moines when a fracas broke out during a dance at the know where 313 sixth police said several officers and youths suffered minor in juries in the no names of arrested persons were police said the fracas erupted after several youths jumped a police officer outside the dance and took away a handheld radio the officer was West Des Moines police chief Keith Townsend said he didst know the name of the officer accosted by the Townsend said about 40 officers from the West Des Moines Windsor Heights and Des Moines police departments and the Iowa Highway patrol were summoned to quell the Townsend said fighting spread through the streets around the club which is in the 300 Block of sixth after officers working As Security guards at the dance summoned about 360 persons paid to attend the Townsend and about 50 to 75 More were out on the streets during the Townsend said not All of the fighting was Between youths and the some of the kids tried to Stop the others who were fighting and became he Townsend said there was no damage to the building and All of the injuries were none of the youths or police was he no riot gear was he he said the juveniles involved were being released to their parents and the adults still were being processed through the police department Early police said the youths involved ranged in age from 16 to 20 and the disturbance lasted about two the youths were charged with assault or disturbing the Townsend he said the investigation was continuing and More charges May be Townsend said the club had drawn Large youth crowds for several years but the disturbance saturday was the first real serious Scon tops state list at Windsor Heights is leading City by James Rosser of the registers Washington Bureau Scott county is Iowa richest and Decatur county its based on new family income figures compiled by the Bureau of the residents of Scott whose principal City is Daven have a median family in come of a i n Decatar county on Iowa Southern where the principal communities Are Leon and the median family income is Only Only 7 per cent of Scott county families live on incomes considered to be below the poverty while for Decatur county the figure is per Iowa median the census Bureau figures show that the median family income for the entire state of Iowa is this is believed to be several Hundred dollars below the National aver although that total has not yet been compiled and re although median family in come is not an infallible Meas ure of an areas affluence or the Well being of the it is the figure most commonly used by government As a determination of financial the census Bureau last week published a list of the 50 richest counties in the based on median family no Iowa counties were in the top the county with the highest median family income is Montgomery a suburb of at others in the top 10 were Fairfax Virginia Nas Sau new York Dupage Illinois Marin California Oakland Michigan Westchester new York Rockland new York Arlington Virginia and Bergen new for the counties with the highest median after Scott county Are Linn county Cedar rap Polk county Des Dubuque county Black Hawk county at the Bottom of the along with Decatur were Taylor county Bedford Van Buren county Keo Wayne county income please turn to Page eight ing machine will be provided for each District the additional trips provided to the Home districts will be the biggest single it is for All intents and purposes a boost of from to in travel allowances per session for each congressman on the basis of the present per expectations of fewer children a in a report coinciding with a two year drop in the birth the census Bureau provided new evidence saturday that Young wives Are expecting to have still fewer the Bureau said toe average number of births expected by wives 1824 years old declined from to from 1971 to continuing a trend in the birth expectations of Young in 1967 a similar Survey with a similar age group produced a figure of for wives in the 2529yearow the aver age number of births expected dropped from 26 last year to 24 this visit Drakesville for country music festival by Lucia Herndon sum writer approximately people from Sev eral states turned up at this Davis county town of 173 for a weekend of guitar Banjo picking and fiddle Drakesville was Host to a country Western music festival this weekend and groups from Missouri col Nebras of the Drakesville Park said town Well a and Kansas As Well As Iowa came to or just for their own with its weekend people started arriving As Early As thursday afternoon to get a Good camping place for the he the town was prepared for As Many As the festival is taking place in the Drakesville an eight acre site that Borders a 40acre Elmer Ray chairman i your apartment lease heres advice on How to Hunt for an apartment and some thoughts on the leases you sign for your living Page 1 of Section adult crossword to it fore you buy Section briefly business Industry classified ads Section Owa poll Section Market news open Section radio schedules to tamps resorts visual Days record your sunday Register today consists of nine regular sections three news peach Home and fam picture Iowa to Magazine and pita special advertising

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