Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado on May 27, 1977 · Page 22
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War over, curator tells flag seekers · By PAMELA J. IIUEY nags , 0 , he s ,:, tes {rom whlch DES MOINES, Iowa (UP1) the; . came Iowa Historical Department Later, a Mississippi attorney Director Jack Musgrove says genera i issue(i an opinion tha , the Ovil War is over, the Union cite d the 1905 law and said the won and a group of Mississippi nag actually belonged to Sons of Confederate Veterans Mississippi should forget about it.. .. He has a righ , , 0 his That is Musgrove's response opinion," said Musgrove. "But to the Invasion plans of the I don't know anything about the Jackson,'Miss., organization, law. I wasn't around in 1905." The rebel group has said it will Bevins said mem bers of the launch an armed assault on the Mississippi Sons of the Confed- lowa . Historical Museum to erate veterans have promised retrieve -a Confederate flag to " 10 march ,,, Iow3i stm . m captured in the Civil War if it the museum, (and) re-capture cannot obtain the Hag through our nag ." However, the former legal action. · commander said he would ask Fri., May 27.1977 GUEELEV (Colo.) TOIDUNE 23 far." ."It's all pretty childish I think," he said Thursday. "It's their problem. There is nothing I can do about it." Musgrove thinks the nap over t |, e Mississippi attorney general the nag has "gone much too , 0 pursue m e matter in the courts first. The nag, which measures 44 by 58.5 inches, has 13 white stars and a white crescent on a red field with a yellow border on three sides. It was captured by George Ilollette, Company D, Seventh Iowa Infantry, from a Mississippi company at the Battle of Corinth (Miss.) on Oct. 4,1862. Ftollette gave the flag to the state of Iowa and Musgrove says it would break faith with Rollette if the flag is returned to Mississippi. The Mississippi group called a news conference Wednesday to ask the secretary ot defense to retrieve the flag from the Iowa museum. Walter Bevins, a past commander of the Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp, said Congress passed a law in 1905 which directed the secretary of war to return captured Soviets in blunt broadside It's a tough Kit Mime Amy Colvllle screws up her face with determination as she shows students at a Seattle performing and graphic arts school her The largest bank robbery in impression of a novice bowler trying to lift a ball. (AP Wirephoto) Sex not popular issue among delegates to handicap inee ' A continuous solar wind history took place in 'Nice, which sometimes gusts to; a France, on July 1C, 1976, with thousand miles per second over $10 million in money and blows from the sun's surface valuables stolen. far into space. By CHARLES P. WALLACE MOSCOW (DPI) - The Soviet Union has made a stinging new attack against China that one analyst calls the strongest in almost 10 years. The blunt rhetorical broadside was contained in a formal letter of protest given to the Chinese embassy here May 19 by the Soviet Foreign Ministry. The text of. the note was published Thursday by the government newspaper Izves- tia. ·The' note implicated high Chinese officials in a campaign, 'of "lies and slander" against Moscow. It accused Peking of preaching that a world war is "inevitable and even desirable." "There are some in China who hypocritically represent the deliberately mounted anti- Soviet campaign as some principled argument. But what can there be in common between an ideological argument and actions that cannot be qualified;·'as anything but malicious slander, abuse and provocation^'the note said. " (The Chinese' Communist newspaper People's Daily warned today of "unbridled and ominous Soviet moves" in a drive for domination of the seas and said they would lead to war. ('·'Prompted by its ambitions for'.world hegemony, Moscow has thrown itself into an intense contest with the United States for the domination of the seas ..." the newspaper said. Ex. cerpts were broadcast and monitored in Hong Kong.) One Western analyst said the Soviet protest appeared to be :'just short of threatening action" against the Chinese. He said It was the strongest such attack since the Soviet-Chinese border clashes of the late 1960s. No specific action was threatened, but the note concluded with the warning that "the Chinese leaders are assuming a great responsibility to their people for the consequences of continuing this campaign." The only hint, of 'possible action was the note's statement that.Peking had violated the "elementary norms", of'rein-, tions between, 'states with diplomatic relations, which · raised the possibility .of a complete.break with. Peking.. The note puzzled. some Western diplomats, because no specific problem was singled -out. . The diplomats also described the timing as odd, coming as it did just days before the central committee meeting Tuesday that brought Soviet leadership changes and the approval of a new draft constitution. Following the death last September of Chinese Communist Parly chairman Mao Tse- Tung, the Soviet propaganda apparatus was retooled after years of ideological bickering and refrained from criticizing Peking. Western diplomats believed the Soviets were hoping for a reconciliation with the new Chinese leadership even though the Chinese never abated their attacks against Moscow. A woman cried, saying that if the delegates voted down the resolution they would be doing the very thing they accused the By CRAIG A. PALMER tors often assume incorrectly WASHINGTON (UPI) - that disabled women can't have Jobs, transportation, welfare sex lives. reform -- all have received An occasional reference was ample attention at the five-day made at conference workshops conference establishment Conference on Handicapped to sexual assaults on hand- doing to them: excluding an Individuals. But when the icapped women in institutions. subject was sex, the debate But at a caucus of the grew uncomfortable dissidents protesting the "cus- chairman of the splinter group, If prompted a spirited argu- todia!" and "structured" ap- told the 40 to 50 persons in the ment which threatened to proach to the . conference, a room to vote their consciences. divide a group of self-styled resolution disrupted discussion But, he warned, this was an dissatisfied delegates before of an alternative report on issue that if approved would be being resolved. problems of the handicapped. Nearly 800 delegates among ,, Be it resolved that human the 2,700 able-bodied and se TM a H y TMk*op s tcM g I sexuaiu \vorKsnopb, muuunij, handicapped persons attending homosexual as well as hetero . .Heiiiale viewpoint. Kenneth Jernigan, blind used by conference officials to discred " t h c w h o l c dissldcnt -Unlike most resolutions President. But sex, especially sex among the handicapped, and more especially homosexual sex among the disabled -- well, it's not one of the most popular issues. To be sure, a few random statements were circulated at a women's caucus raising questions about sex and the disabled woman. "A woman alone in night- A blind man rose to object to "perverse sex." approving and at dissenting. Carter signs legislation to acquire Kennedy land WASHINGTON (UPI) -President Carter, mindful that Sunday would have been John F. Kennedy's 60th birthday, has signed legislation securing land tion of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library. . "It is fitting that I take this action today," said Carter in a statement. "Sunday May 29th is is also fitting that this working memorial to President Kennedy dubs and bars is still the cause on which a perraane nt library the 60U. anniversary . of the tor raised eyebrows, but a for (hc s|ajn 35(h president wiu birth of President Kennedy. It disabled woman alone is be ^ greeted with shuck and trepida- Th( , b ' m permjts (he federa ,. tion," said one written state- government (0 accepl land at will be located in Boston the ment. the University of Massachusetts city which meant so much to Another complained that doc- a[ Eaam Harbor for construe- him and to which he meant so much The land was described as a gift to the people of the United States from the commonwealth of Massachusetts. The Kennedy Library has been operating in temporary quarters in Waltham, Mass. The permanent library will be the sixth in the presidential .,,...,.,.. : . . , . . - . library system -- a l l built with [-,i*;*''·"''·";'. ·', -:;.;'?.'·'.;: .-'.'.' · . -ip- V private funds. K*^ .· ^i^u. "-v.27*?---'. : '· . : ·-...-. 4 "Construction of the Kennedy * " Library has been long delayed," Carter said. "I am delighted that with my signing of this resolution it is now becoming a reality." A 19th century marble statue of Cristobal Colon, or Christopher Columbus if you prefer, waits for a new owner at an art auction at Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa. The school sold over $150,000 worth of art objects which had been stored, undisplayed, for the past 30 years. (AP Wirephoto) Onorato TV Appliance Sales!, Service Milliken, Colo Phone: 587-4367 JIM · R A Y . PAT AUTHORIZED DEALER RCA CORNING WHIRLPOOL LITTON MICROWAVE ZENITH KITCHENAID SONY HOOVER · MAYTAG AMANA Vacuums your lawn as you mow. Large capacity hag iGtween the handles. Self propelled models lave 6 forward speeds. 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