Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on January 9, 1969 · Page 5
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THURSDAY, JANUARY 9, 1969 THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS Pueblo Inquiry To Start Next Week TO LEAD COMMITTEES COMMITTEE—Delaware Sen. John J. Williams, left, talks with Senate Minority Leader Everett M. Dicksen of Illinois at the Republican Policy Committee in Washington. Williams was chosen as chairman of the GOP Committee on Committees. (AP Wirephoto) THIS WEEK ONLY ECIAL SAVINGS on No -Frost Model EST12N Only $3.49 Wk. 12.3 CU. FT. CAPACITY ... NEVER NEEDS DEFROSTING • True No-Frost, so you'll never have to defrost. , not even the 105-lb. "zero-degree" freezer • Separate refrigerator and freezer cold controls • Handy glide-out shelf • Bushel-size twin crispers EBT17J GIANT 16.6 CU. FT. CAPACITY... NO DEFROSTING EVER • Even the big 137-lb. 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Navy officials said some mat- teis concerning national security will not be made public. The Navy said it delayed Bucher's debriefing because of his mental and physical fatigue. However, he and nine other crewmen received the Purple Heart Saturday in public ceremonies. They were wounded when the North Koreans captured the intelligence ship nearly a year ago. The Pueblo skipper still suffers malnutrition but has gained five pounds since his release, the Navy said- Wednesday. He is on a special diet with some of his crewmen and continues taking medicine for an upper rcs- piiatory infection, doctors said. He also is getting dental treatment and will need dental sur- lr r >y, they said. The skipper and crew returned from captivity Christmas Eve. Thomas said crewmen will continue to go on overnight liberty but lengthy furloughs will not t)e given until proceedings are completed. The court of inquiry is com­ posed of five admirals headed by Vice Adm. Harold G. Dowlan Jr. commander of the Pacific Fleet antisubmarine force. Site of the inquiry is a 10&-seat ^assroom at the Coronado Naval Amphibious Base, across the bay from San Diego. I-Jxtra seating will be provided to accommodate 120 spectators, mostly newsmen. Live radio end television coverage will not be allowed, but the court will decide whether photograhy and tape recording will be permitted. SP/4 Roy Dale Kohute has returned to Fort Riley, Kansas after spending thirty-six days at home with his parents Mr. and Mrs. Albert Kohute. Roy Dale is recuperating from wounds sustained while he was in Vietnam. Mrs. Irene Schmidt and daughter Tina visited with Mrs. Geor- j gia Smith of Mt. Vernon. • Chrystal and Jay Tepovich i visited with their mother Mrs. ' Dixie Piacentine of rural route Scheller, 111. Recent guests in the home of their parents Mr. and Mrs. Bill Dent were, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Dent and family, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Dent and family of Joliet, Mrs. Wanda Reynolds and son Ronnie of Waltonville, and Mr. and Mrs. Jack Dent and family and Mr. and Mrs. Dirie Jones Jr. and family of this city. Mr. and Mrs. Will Richter of Collinsville visited recently with Mr. and Mrs. John Colle and daughter Joni Dawn. Mr. and Mrs. Dominic Cheli have returned home after spending the past two weeks in St. Louis in the home of their son and family Mr. and Mrs. Louis Cheli. Holiday dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Baron Baker were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Spiller of Waltonville and Mrs. Nelle Maymon of Mt. Vernon. Mr. and Mrs. Russell Baker and son Dave were other holiday visitors. Mr, and Mrs. Donald England of Mt. Vernon, and Jesse England of St. Charles, 111. visited recently with Mr. and Mrs- Gene Kohute and children. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Dressier of Ashley were Sunday dinner guests in the home of her parents Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Stella. Postmaster Marjorie Colle who has been a patient in Good Samaritan Hospital is now at home and recuperating nicely. Among those who attended a fish fry at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John January on New Years Eve and Day were Mr. and Mrs. Neal Osborn and sons, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Newell and daughter Nancy, of this city, Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Lewis and sons Steve and Jim, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Newell and son Scotty of Waltonville and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Simmons of Ozark, 111. Mr. and Mrs: Dominic Guerrini visited in West Frankfort with Mrs. Charles McCreakin, Matt Constantine, Mrs. George Kolesar Sr. and Miss Mai-y Kolesar. Magdalen Ziarnek of Scheller visited in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Kohute. Guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Pyzka and family of Bellleville were his mother Mrs. Lena Pyzka of Scheller, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pyzka and daughter and Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Robison oof Benton, Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Osborn of Mt. Vernon, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Newell of Sesser, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Newell and son Scotty of Waltonville, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Simmons of Ozark, and Mr. and Mrs. Neal Osborn and sons of this city. Mrs. Evelyn Kleinschmidt of Kirkwood, Mo. visited here with her sister and family, Mr. and Mrs. John Colle and Joni Dawn. Mr. and Mrs. Dominic Cheli visited with Mrs. Elizabeth Burke, Mr', and Mrs. Joseph Mueller, and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mueller, Jr. and family of St. Louis. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lemmons of Scheller visited on Sunday with her father Enoch Osborn. Joni Dawn Colle spent the holiday vacation in the home of her aunt and uncle Mr. and Mrs. William Klinker and daughter Dixie of Sesser. Mr. and Mrs. Baron Baker were New Years Dav dinner truests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Spiller of Waltonville. Hot'd^v dinner ?itesfs ft the SniUor of Mt. Vernon wore Mr. and Mrs. Marion Spiller and Mr. and Mrs. James Spiller and family of this city. . . . Jesse Cheli, Cor 70 Among 2,600 Negroes Hold Hall At Brandeis WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Dissident Negro students crippled the Brandeis University communications s y tern Wednesday in a nonviolent bid fcr virtual automony in Negro affairs on campus. University President Morris B. Abram called the seizure of Ford Hall an affront to the university community. The faculty voted condemnation of the action and called on the approximately 70 Negroes to abandon tiujr demonstration. The students answered by barricading doors to the three- si:o"y red brick building. They said they had enough food stockpiled to last three days. Wednesday night Abram entered Ford Hall for about 10 minutes to talk with the students. In a statement following the brief meeting, Abram said he "had no intentions of negotiating the demands under the present circumstances." Negro men blocked entrances to the building which houses the university switchboard, faculty offices and an auditorium. They cuVo barred doors to an adjacent budding containing laboratories and the university computer. Abram said the last thing he wanted to do was to summon police. "The university is a very fragile institution," he said. "It cannot function in an atmosphere of violence." But he conceded that the university "does not have sufficient forte to vacate the building." The Negroes presented a list of 10 "nonnegotiable" demands, including: —Establishment of an African studies department with power to hire and fire and an independent budget. —Establishment of a year rround recruitment of black students by black students and headed by a black director. —Immediate action 'on hiring cf black professors. —Establishment of an Afro- American center to be resigned by black students. Abram contended that the students acted "without prior complaint to the administration." He said that lines of communications within Brandeis have 'always been open and have been blocked only by the force employes by those who have seized the facilities . .. "1 can only express the deepest shock and amazement over this student act." After a 2 1 ,&-hour meeting, the faculty voted 153-18 to "utterly condemn the forcible takeover of the university premises. We believe we cannot confront the problems of the university under threat and coercion. The faculty demands that the stu- 'Vtits involved vacate Ford Hall and enter negotiations of any grievance with the university administration." The dean of faculty, Peter Diamondopoulos, delivered a copy of the resolution to the Negro students and asked them to leave. They refused. The student council met but took no concrete action. There are 110 Negroes among Brandeis' 2,600 students. The private school is located 10 miles west of Boston. Abram, who took over the presidency last September, said iie has overseen the university's efforts to establish 10 Martin Luther King scholarships; a corcentration in Afro-American studies; an intensified recruitment program which has resulted in doubling the black enrollment and a similar recruitment piogram for the employment of blacks. News Briefs COLBY, Kan. 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