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f 9 Albanian emigres arrive to warm French welcome MARSEILLE, FRANCE (AP) -Hundreds of Albanian refugees sang the French national anthem to celebrate their newfound freedom as they arrived at this port city Sunday after a three-day journey from their Communist homeland. "Long live France! Long live the Albanian people!" the refugees chanted as they left the ferry Orient Star on Marseille's docks. The new arrivals are the last of thousands who boarded five ferries last week for Western Europe. The Albanians had sought refuge from the hard-line Communist regime in their homeland by fleeing to Western embassies in Tirana, the Albanian capital. Hundreds of ethnic Albanians living in France and Belgium lined the docks of Marseille Sunday to welcome the refugees, singing the traditional Albanian national anthem, "Around the Flag," as the ferry pulled into port. About 100 Red Cross doctors, nurses and other workers took charge of the 544 refugees, including 63 children, after they left the ferry to begin a new life. Bernard Kouchner, secretary of state for humanitarian action, escorted the Albanians to special trains bound for three reception centers near Paris and one in southwest France At the centers, fresh clothes, Marcos faces another fraud investigation NEW YORK, N.Y. (AP) - Two weeks after a federal jury acquitted her of fraud, Imelda Marcos has been ordered by the U.S. Justice Department to face grand jury questioning in another criminal proceeding. Marcos said two federal agents served her Friday with a subpoena to appear in Pittsburgh on Sept. 25. The case involves a nuclear power plant the Westinghouse Electric Corp. built in the Philippines in the early 1980s, when her husband, the late Ferdinand Marcos, still was president. The current Philippines government has sued Westinghouse, alleging it built a plant that could not be operated. "They said they want me to come and bring all my documents. I don't really know what this is all about," Marcos told The Associated Press on Saturday during a party she organized to thank jurors from her trial. The subpoena, a copy of which was obtained by the AP, does not indicate whether Marcos is a target of the investigation. A source close to Marcos, asking not to be identified, said she "definitely will appear" as ordered unless the government advises her that she is a target of the inquiry, in which case she would refuse. U.S. Attorney Thomas Corbett Jr. of Pittsburgh declined to comment, Crash a year old, but DC-10 safety controversy lives on PMll 2 Continued from Page 1A to survive engine explosions and other major structural damage. These wide-body aircraft require hydraulic systems to move their flaps, ailerons and other control surfaces because "the forces are so great that you can't do it physically," says FAA spokesman Fred Farrar in Washington, D.C. The government and industry task force hasn't finished its work. The FAA recently ordered airlines with DC-lOs to install the McDonnell Douglas hydraulic modifications, which include a shutoff valve on a hydraulic fluid supply line. United Airlines already has installed the improvements on 30 of its fleet of 55 DC-10 aircraft, says United spokes man Robert Doughty. All DC-lOs must be modified by July 20, 1991. Passenger advocate Livingston says hydraulic improvements engineered by McDonnell Douglas amount to "modest corrections" for the DC-10. He still is concerned that there isn't enough protection for the three hydraulic fluid lines and that the lines converge too closely in some areas of the aircraft Some large jets have four hydraulic lines, he said. McDonnell Douglas officials point out that their plane's design meets FAA requirements, and they say that planes with four hydraulic lines, such as Lockheed's L-1011, are no better or worse than the DC-10. They also note that Flight 232's hydraulic lines were damaged in areas of the plane's horizontal stabilizer, a part of the tail, where the hydraulic lines were widely separated. Harold Marthinsen, director of accident investigation for the Air Line Pilots Association, has protested the FAA's method of fixing the DC-10. He says DC-10s need an independent backup system for flight controls. Furthermore, "we're a little skeptical that the modifications will allow for a safe landing" when a plane's hydraulics have been damaged, Marthinsen says. The new system has been tested only at altitude and with a flight simulator, and it has not faced soap and toothpaste awaited the refugees. They will be given medical examinations, French lessons and instruction in the basics of the French social security system. The refugees also will be given temporary residence permits and have the right to apply for political asylum. Earlier Sunday, another 76 Albanians flashed the "V" for victory sign when they arrived in Turkey on a government-sponsored flight from Tirana. Another 4,500 Albanians landed in Brindisi, Italy. The first of more than 3,000 Albanians bound for West Germany on three chartered trains arrived Saturday in Heidelberg. In Basel, Switzer land, the refugees were sent on smaller trains to 14 West German cit ies. Also Saturday, 56 Albanians from the Polish Embassy in Tirana were flown to Warsaw. Another 39 who sought refuge in the Hungarian Em bassy were flown to Budapest. Five others from the Bulgarian Embassy traveled to Sofia. On Saturday night, two Albanians fled to Yugoslavia, raising to 15 the number of Albanians who have illegally crossed the Yugoslav border in the past week, the state Tanjug news agency reported. Imelda Marcos Was served a subpoena citing the secrecy of grand jury pro ceedings. The subpoena, dated July 11 by the U.S. District Court in Pittsburgh, in structed Marcos to bring documents relating directly or indirectly to the payment of commissions or anything of value by Westinghouse or Burns & Roe Inc. to the Marcoses or their agents since Jan. 1, 1973. Burns & Roe, an engineering firm, was a main subcontractor on the Philippines project. In Pittsburgh, Westinghouse spokesman Paul Jones said the subpoena served on Marcos may bear some relation to a lawsuit filed by the government of Philippine President Corazon Aquino. the problems that can occur during an actual landing, he says. The National Transportation Safety Board, which is investigating the Sioux City crash, won't issue a final report on its probable cause until after Labor Day, says safety board spokesman Ted Lopatkiewicz. Most fact-gathering is finished, but this probe is taking longer than investigations into other crashes, Lopatkiewicz said. One reason is that the disk that held the DC-10 engine's fan blades wasn't recovered from a farm field until three months after the crash. "Furthermore, we have never had an accident where all of the hydraulic systems have been destroyed," Lopatkiewicz said. r. : Home Improvement o Home Equity o Residential Construction o Commercial Real Estate SA VIMS LOANASSOCIA ALMANAC OBITUARIES IRVIN BENTLER Tht Rtflistaft Iowa Naws Service EARLHAM, IA. - Irvin Bentler, 70, of Earlham died of a heart ailment Saturday at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. John's Catholic Church in Adel, of which he was a member. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery in Dallas Center. Mr. Bentler was born in Houghton IRVIN BENTLER and lived in Earlham for 33 years. He was a retired oil jobber and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus ana Veterans of Foreign Wars. Survivors include his wife, Erma; two sons, David of Dexter and Edward of Phoenix, Ariz.; three daughters, Deborah Corkrean of Winterset, Linda Pickering of Carlisle and Bren-da Dhabalt of Earlham; two brothers, Leroy of Houghton and Kevin of Phoenix; four sisters, Bernice Becker of Mount Pleasant, Valeria Thrasher of Earling, and Evelyn Sanders and Irene Bixenman, both of Fort Madison; and 16 grandchildren. Friends may call after 1 p.m. today at St. John's Catholic Church, where a vigil service will be at 7 p.m. A Knights of Columbus vigil service will be at 8 p.m. at the church. Fisher Funeral Home is handling arrangements. PEARL I. GLOVER Tht Register's Iowa Nawt Srvlcl KNOXVILLE, IA. - Pearl I. Glover, 79, of Knoxville died of a heart ailment Friday at Westridge Manor Nursing Home here. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Bybee and Davis Funeral Home here, with burial at Greenwood Cemetery. A homemaker, Mrs. Glover was a lifelong resident of Marion County. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, the Garden Club and Ruth's Circle. Survivors include three sons, Raymond, Dwight and Dwayne, two daughters, Alberta Rowley and Evelyn Pidcock, two brothers, Frank Swayne and Arthur Swayne, all of Knoxville; four sisters, Dorthy Hunt of Miami, Okla., Adeline Koontz of Riverside, Calif., Katheryn Riley of Modesto, Calif., and Colleen Shawver of Pleasantville; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren, j Friends may call after 9 a.m. today at the funeral home, with family meeting friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to her church or to the American Cancer Society. JOHN ROGER BOLL Sptcial Dispatch la Tht Rtgisttr NOKOMIS, FLA. - John Roger Boll, 63, of Nokomis died of a heart ailment Friday at home. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Brandt Fu neral Home in Dallas Center, la. Burial will be at the Brethren Cemetery there. Mr. Boll was born in Des Moines and lived in Dallas Center before moving to Nokomis three years ago. He retired in 1987 as a supervisor at Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Co. and was a member of the American Legion. Surviving are his father, Luther of Adel, la., and a brother, Howard of Dallas Center. Family will meet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 1 atHfutrtttonolly uxniL ana, mmmm P"fcmedicollY supervised ,.n .... .IT... ,....,, Physician and reentered nurse on duly ATAFF0RDABLE. COMPETITIVE RATES You will find our loan rates and terms very advantageous. And, most important to you. ..many financials and mortgage companies sell their loans to out-of-state investors which is not true at State Federal. In all likelihood your loan will be kept right here in our office, enabling you to discuss your loan at any time with your loan officer. We will use our 65 years of providing assistance to this community to help you meet your financial goals and to provide you with the means to homeownership. We welcome your call. HON fgvtt mtiac LENDER RALPH R. ALBRIGHT Tha Reeiiler's ttwa Nawt Service TRURO, IA. - Ralph R. Albright, 83, of Truro died of a heart ailment Friday in St. Charles. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Kale Funeral Home here. Burial will be at East Lawn Cemetery in Algona. Mr. Albright was born in Burt and lived in Algona before moving to Truro. He farmed and was an engineer at Drake University before retiring. He was a member of the Truro United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Hazel; three sons, John of Dallas, Texas, Charles of Rapid City, S.D., and Curtis of Des Moines; a stepson, Jim Huston of Darlington, Wis.; three daughters, Rachel Kinkennon of Truro, Marcia Cornford of Van Nuys, Calif., and Juanita Hefte of St. Petersburg, Fla.; two stepdaughters, Carolyn Hicks of St. Louis, and Barbara Goer-ing of St. Charles; a sister, Alta Albright of Des Moines; 26 grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and eight step-great-grandchildren. Friends may call after 10 a.m. today at the funeral home. GRACE E.BANDSTRA Tha Raelitar's Iowa News Sarvica I PELLA, IA. - Service E. Bandstra. 68. of Pella 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Christian Reformed Church, of which she was a member. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery. Mrs. Bandstra died of cancer Saturday at Pella Community Hospital. Mrs. Bandstra was born in Sully and retired from Renaud Garden Center. She was a member of the Neighborhood Craft Club and Christian Fellowship Hour. Survivors include her husband, Ray; a daughter, Shary Branderhorst of Prairie City; two sons, Dennis of Sioux Center and Mark of Pella; a sister, Treva Dieleman of New Sharon; eight grandchildren; and a greatgrandchild. Friends may call after 9 a.m. today at Garden Chapel Funeral Home here, with family meeting friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Pella Christian Grade School or Hospice of Pella. FORMER RESIDENTS Here is information about the deaths of former central Iowa residents who moved from the area more than 20 years ago: Judy Matt, 48, of Derby, Kan., formerly of Boone, died of cancer Friday in Derby. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Sacred Heart Church in Boone. Schroeder Memorial Chapel in Boone is handling arrangements. BIRTHS Des Moines DES MOINES BIRTHPLACE DUCKSTEIN Dwlghl and Deanna of Osceola, a daughter, Saturday. KMA LUTHERAN HOSPITAL KNOLL Alice and Edward of Grimes, a daughter, Sunday. SEDDON Jennifer and David of Meleher, a daugnter, Sunday. HER Mavku and Meng of 2214 E. 24th St., a daughter, Sunday IOWA METHODIST MEDICAL CENTER OVERLAND Jane and William of Indlanola, a daughter, Thursday. WOLFE Diana and Kent of Newton, twin daughters, Saturday. MERCY HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER VOGL Mary and John of 1690 N.W. BSth St., Johnston, a son, Friday. ARNOLD Paula and Karl of 2701 S.W. 23rd St., a daughter, Friday. SERPICO Franca and Dlno of 4730 Concord Plan, Wast Des Moines, a son, Friday. RASMUSSEN Kathleen and Jamas of 5024 westwood Drive, Wast Des Moines, a daughter, Friday. SUTTON Lynn and Scott of Osceola, a son, Frl- aay. JONES Anna of New Virginia, a son, Saturday. LAMPMAN Melissa and Frank Brown of 1440 t. 2 HI St.. a daughter. Saturday. CARR Virginia and Calvin of 3110 Jefferson Ave., a daughter, Saturday. ula a Leanna and David of 2323 4llh St., a daughter, Sunday. FOUCH Angle and David of Mltchellvllle, son, Sunday. mm i v.1 y v mm Jor Grace wtlTbe at Second Monday,Jul16,1990 fl GLADYS JEAN GLADSON Gladys Jean Gladson, 47, of 1311 21st St. died of a stroke Saturday at Sartori Hospital in Cedar Falls. Services will be at 1.30 p.m. Tuesday at the United Methodist Church in Bussey. Burial will be at Gullion Cemetery in Attica. Miss Gladson was a lifelong resident of Des Moines and was a waitress for the Y-Not Grill. Survivors include two daughters, Kathy Herrington and Debra Bear, both of Waterloo; her mother, Mary King of Bussey; a brother, George King of Des Moines; three sisters, Marcella Clark of Bussey, Rosella Chitty of Nevada and Rena Crawford, both of Ankeny; and two grandchildren. Friends may call until service time at Gilbert Funeral Home in Bussey. DOROTHY ELOPER The Register's lawa News Service PANORA, IA. - Dorothy E. Loper, 77, of Panora died of a heart attack Wednesday at the Guthrie County Hospital. A prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Hamilton's Funeral Home in Des Moines. Burial will be at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland, Ore. Mrs. Loper was born in Des Moines and lived in Washington, California and Alaska before returning to Des Moines. She was a homemaker and a member of Order of Eastern Star. Surviving are a daughter, Diana Loper of Burke, Va.; a sister, Nellie Woodcock of Des Moines; and a brother, Charles McNeeley of Glendora, Calif. . DEATHS Iowa ACKLEY - John F. Rewertt, II; Lena Rlchts- meler, M. AFTON Bernard Sweeney, (9. ALDEN - Clara Smuck, 63; August Schachterle, 19. ARLINGTON - Lois Meyer, 61. ATLANTIC - Mary Armstrong, 13. BELLE PLAINE - Jeannetta Dally, 67. BLAIR STOWN - Neta Young, 86. CARLISLE - Ada Howard, 71; Burkelta R. Slpfle, 17; Marie Thompson, 16. COUNCIL BLUFFS - John C Allay, 2; Michael J. Rvan, 19, LaVarne Knudsen, 61; Frances A. Carbaugh, II; Myrtle Neighbors, 80; John Mar-f 11. 100; Virginia R. Frieze, 58; Harold A. Par-roll, 56; Maurice A. Martin, 13; Glnelle Armstrong, 57; Clair L. Bussey, 75; Matthew Seaman, 101; John W. Collier, 12; Elliott C. Stockert, 78; Lloyd L. Cogley, 88. CRESCO - Cora Kraft, 97; Barlha Walker, 90; Mary C. Peters, 95. CRESTON - Lillian Swisher, 96. ELKADER - Thomas Watch, 72. FARRACUT - Everett Klngsolver, 85. FCSTINA - Dokwlla M. Kuennen, 53. FREDERICKSBURG - Bertha R. Kerkhoff, 80. HAMBURG - Ruth H. Zenker, 67. INOIANOLA - Robert B. Hook, 60; Harold D. Koons, 76; Frederick D. Newell Jr., 57. IOWA FALLS - Cvnthla While, 29; Clarence Cessford, 81. LACONA - Helen L. Lawrence, 69. MORAVIA - Grace Klncade, 70. NASHUA - Frankie M. Tamen, 100; Anna Kraft, 90. ODEBOLT - James C. Berkley, 95; Bonnie J. Ek-strom, 69. OSCEOLA - Fredrick G. Redfern, 52. PARKERSBURO - Clifford Kramer, 77. PAULLINA - Gertrude Dlckmever, 90; Esther S. Brown, 91; Olaf C. Hesse, 78. PERCIVAL - Verna M. Keys, 82; Corrlna A. Shel-ton, 15. PLANO - Llla Haines, 73. PROMISE CITY - Carrie Splnks, 87. RICEVILLE - Lloyd C. Jennlson, 81. RIVERTON - Earl Billings, 12; Steve Esser, 46. SAC CITY - Alvln H. Frehse, 72. SHELLSBURO - Cora Stodola, 80. SIDNEY - Carl Brlggs, 85; Bill Doty, 60. TABOR - John R. Fisher. VAN HORNE - Ronald Duncalf, 52. VINTON - C. Stanley Peulev, 86; John F. Hoffman, 72. WAUCOMA - Ernest Schmlll, 55. WELDON - John E. Morgan, 77. FREE DRESSER When You Buy Any Orthopedic Mattress Set m 422 E. Locust NEW! EASY! EXCITING! Now if s simple to preserve those favorite family stories and photos on video tape. Our professional interviewers will lead you in recording the important events of your life. Find out how by calling 245-4203 PROFESSIONAL INTERVIEWERS... Julie Gammack, Almo Hawkins, Jan Mlckelson, Larry Morgan, Mary Jan Octoll Stogler, Susy Roblnette, Mellnda Voss. YoutStoty On Vldoo is a product of J. Gammack Ptoductlons, Inc. 600 Fifth Avenue Suite N. 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Graveside services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Gullion Cemetery in Attica. Mrs. Jones was born in Flagler and lived in Marion County all her life. She was a homemaker. Surviving are a son, Duane of Bussey; two sisters, Mabel Crabb of Tracy and Doris Vinson of Knoxville; five grandchildren; and five greatgrandchildren. Friends may call after noon today at Williams Funeral Home in Knoxville, where family will meet friends from 7 to 8 p.m. DEATHS DeS Moines ESSER - Holland J., 67, of 800 28th St., West Des Moines, died Sunday at Mercy Hospital Medical ' Center. FREDREOILL William, 70, of 121 Ashmore Clr- " cle, West Des Moines, died Sunday at Iowa Methodist Medical Canter. JOHNSON - Velma, 73, of 1026 69th St., Windsor Heights, died Sunday at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. PEARSON Myrtle, 84, of 3830 Sixth Ave. died Saturday at Iowa Methodist Medical Canter. TELLIER Ervll W 70, of Davis City died Sun- . day at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. IHOME MOVIES TO VIDEO!! 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