Read an issue on 11 Jun 1970 in Mount Pleasant, Iowa and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Mount Pleasant News.
We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 11 Jun 1970 Mount Pleasant News in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.
Mount Pleasant News (Newspaper) - June 11, 1970, Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Pleasant Price 10 cent set. Pleasant Iowa thursday evening june 11, 1970 Antiwar bloc Ujj scores Victory soviet to increase school to lease new area for classrooms these Days by John Chamberlain Richard Nixon is not Herbert Hoover Moscow up a the soviet Union announced today it will increase its military Aid to North Vietnam in response to expanded . Military involvement in Indochina. An official statement said the Kremlin agreed to build up Hanoi a defense capacity under an agreement signed in Moscow today Between the soviet Union and North Vietnam. Details of the Accord were not disclosed. When the Stock Market broke a couple of weeks ago the democrats began to smell blood. Here was an ancient Issue that had stood them in Good Stead Over a forty year period they began to dress president Richard Nixon in the High Collar of Herbert Hoover assuming that the current recession if that is the word for it will very Likely deepen to the Point where no economic turn around can be politically engineered in time for the autumn congressional elections. The schools option to renew at the end of this period the Kitch Brothers will Start immediate construction on a new 32 x 80 foot addition on the West Side of the present English Annex building. The addition will contain two classrooms and additional rest room facilities. All High school English classrooms will be taught in this building with the exception of speech. Under the terms of the new lease the school will pay $600 per month for the Complete facility. The it. Pleasant Board of Edu-1 cation approved an administrative recommendation which will provide additional classroom facilities for the High school English department at a special meeting wednesday evening. The action authorizes superintendent Robert v. Formanek to prepare a new lease agreement with Edward and James Kitch for property owned by the Al techs at 215 East Monroe. Under the terms of the new three year lease with clinging to a Small majority the Senate a Antiwar bloc scored a key Victory in the month Long debate Over Nixon a cambodian policy. Defeated was an amendment by sen. Robert Byrd do. Va., which would have granted an exemption from the proposed Cooper Church amendment aimed at cutting off funds for retaining . Forces in Cambodia after july 1. Byrd s proviso would have permitted a new incursion into Cambodia after . Troops Are withdrawn if Nixon deemed it necessary to protect . Forces in South Viet Industrial corporation in financial bind if the democrats National committee Boss Larry of Brien is really historically minded he must be conning the record of old Charlie Michelson who working with a bundle provided by John Raskob set the propaganda machine in motion that smeared Herbert Hoover into defeat. But there is a prime difference Between Hoover and Nixon. Hoover had a definite economic theory he thought the Way to get rid of depression was to let it run its course. However the voters listening to Charlie Michel Sony a Day in Day out propaganda of woe turned Hoover out of office in 1932 before the theory had a Chance to work. Allen jives View of reason for firing Washington t Pic or. James e. Allenjr. Said today he believes he was fired As . Education commissioner because his views on Cambodia and school desegregation were a not in line with the thinking of the White the White House said the reason Allen got the a wednesday was that president Nixon was a generally disappointed a with his performance in running the office of education. Press Secretary Ronald l. Ziegler said the ouster announced suddenly on wednesday had no connection with Allens Public opposition to Nixon s action sending american troops into Cambodia. Ass student to leave Friday for Philippines Nixon a political animal does not profess to any hard and fast economic theory. He has trusted his advisers. But he is not committed to a straight line persistence in any economic policy. Can anyone really believe that he would Nail the Flag of bitter end deflation to the Mast and go Down like Hoover with a sinking ship As a matter of fact Nixon has at least one economic adviser whose general conservatism reckons with political realities a and possibilities. He is Arthur Burns head of the Federal Reserve system. Some years ago i had a Friendly lunch with Arthur Burns at the Century club in new York City. He surprised me by his frankness in talking about Herbert Hoover. It was not that he considered Hoover a stupid Man Hoover was Correct in his general feeling that governments do things badly when they enter the economic Field. Yet there was one thing that Hoover did not understand and this was the fact that governments Are very Good when it comes to creating Money. Burns said this with a humorous glint in his Eye. Unless he has greatly changed Over the years i can to see him letting deflationary history run roughshod Over Nixon Between now and november. Allen outlined his views at a news conference at the same time Ziegler gave the White House position on the situation at a regular midday meeting with reporters. Said Allen of his dismissal the reasons probably were that my positions on some matters very crucial to society such As desegregation and the statement i made about Cambodia were probably things not in line with the thinking of the White House. A and those were Foremost among the reasons in asking for my 21st consecutive Day of israeli attacks Ziegler told newsmen a i think the president has been generally disappointed in the Progress the office of education has made in the past 18 months. We want to move ahead in this area. There Are decisions to be made in the whole area of various Ziegler said he did not know if the president had personally told Allen of his dissatisfaction but he made it Clear that Nixon a Point of View had been communicated by White House advisers. . Prepares to announce Sale of jets Mary sue will be spending the summer on the Island of Panay which is the sixth largest of the philippine islands and is located approximately Midway Between the two main islands of Luzon to the North and Mindanao to the South. She will Fly to Iloilo the chief City of the Island and will be met there by her summer hosts the Jose Dalipe family of Dingle a City along the coast with a population of 30,000 my Friend Eliot Janeway who has had an enviable record in predicting woe for the Dow Jones averages thinks the Stock Market has not yet hit Bottom. He could be right. Nonetheless the Assumption that Wall Street securities Are Worth less than any particular level of currency value must be subject to some discount. If a person owns title to a portion of Ford or general motors he owns something substantial and useful. Despite High labor costs and the annoyance value of Ralph Nader cars Are going to be made and sold in America for Many years to come. The Auto makers Are quite prepared to make cars that will run efficiently with Lead free fuel and Ford even has an emission control system that can be installed on an old car in an hours time for ten dollars. If anything is Plain the automotive Market will adapt itself to the new world demanded by the ecologists and by or. Nader himself. And the unions will have to permit a profit margin of some kind. The dead included the . Embassy a air attache in Amman. Fourteen american hostages were among 84 foreigners being held by guerrillas in an Amman hotel. In Tel Aviv israeli government officials said they were watching developments in Amman closely. Before the 1067 w a Israel said the jewish state would not stand idly by if Arab guerrillas overthrew King Hussein considered a moderate among Arab leaders. Official government communiques from the jordanian capital of Amman said Calm had returned to the at his meeting with reporters in a conference room at the education office Headquarters Allen criticized what he termed a Lack of commitment by the Nixon administration to eliminate school segregation. A the difference Between me and the administration is that they Are concerned with meeting the minimum requirements of the civil rights act and i am interested in a commitment. To move rapidly toward eliminating segregated schools no matter what the cast he said. Senate democratic Leader Mike Mansfield said Allen gave the administration no Choice but to oust him. Good results in did Ive for cd study Conrad boy s leg amputated workers Are reporting Good results in the drive being held this week to finance one half the Cost of a Central business District Stu stolen cosh Register found sheriff Van Crawford has reported that the Cash Register stolen from Houston a Phillips 66 station in Winfield has been recovered. The Register was found by Dean Johnston a boys near the Grain bins on the North Edge of Winfield. The credit cards were recovered by authorities but about $26 in Cash was taken by the thieves at the time of the break in on june 2nd. To Rush from stocks into Money makes sense Only on the Assumption that bankruptcies threaten or that Money will continue to have greater purchasing Power tomorrow than it has today. Maybe some of the Nixon anti inflationary policies will succeed in slowing Down the deterioration of the Dollar. But it is beyond belief that Money Over the Long run in a politically dominated world that has Cut Loose from metallic standards will continue to be Worth More while titles to productive machinery Are Worth less. Arthur Burns i am reasonably sure did not have that glint in his Eye for nothing when he was talking about the mistakes of Herbert Hoover. Distributed by King features Syndicate chief kisses his two newest generals Driver s education classes to Start Drivers education classes will Start at 8 a.m., monday june 15 at the High school auditorium. Principal Richard Van Tuyl said thursday. Terse verse a. C. Gordon Why is the virus of the common cold we always Hatch so hard to find and yet so easy for us to catch the . Supreme court has held that a fire or health inspector must get a search warrant to enter a building without consent. Mary sue Mccormick
Search the Mount Pleasant News Today
with a Free Trial
We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research.
With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.