Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado on March 3, 1976 · Page 20
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Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado · Page 20

Greeley, Colorado
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Wednesday, March 3, 1976
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bassador Robert J. McCloskey said today the administration's proposed treaty with Spain will give "positive impetus" to the current democratic liberalization in Spain. McCloskey acknowledged to the Senate Foreign Relations under way in Spain." Committee that the treaty McCloskey outlined the would strengthen U.S. military substantial U.S. military aid relations with Spain and said program which will be extend- that the pact "looks toward ed to Spain, eventual Spanish entry into NATO." But he strongly asserted: "These provisions do OPEN DAILY 9:30-9:30; SUN. 10-6 Security guarantee not in new Spanish treaty By NICHOLAS DANILOFF and have publicly confirmed control system and $35 million is not yet clear. lake to remove all Hue-tear WASHINGTON (UPI).- Am- that the United States has not for assistance and education, But a west coast based weapons, including the squa- undertaken here a security science and technology. "Committee for a-Democratic dron of Polaris submarines ommltment to Spain. Additionally, the U.S. Export Spain" has forwarded hundreds from the Rota naval base. "The administration is firmly Import Bffc will provide $4» of names to the Senate The United States also would convinced the treaty will million of tens and guarantees . committee criticizing the pact, provide . extensive military, benefit U.S. interests in Spain to Spanish companies. Some U.S. scholars have urged scientific, educational and and Europe, by giving positive Senate ratification of the U« United States to go slow - culural aid. The two countries impetus to the transition now ( rea ty is required, and .the waiting to see how Spanish would establish a joint U.S.- committee hearings are the politics evolve. , Spanish Council, and a U.S.- firs! step in that process. President Ford, in forwarding Spanish Combined Military The start of hearings comes a the treaty to the Senate last Coordination and Planning day after the White House month, said the pact would Staff, announced King Juan Carlos itself reflect U.S. "support for, Sens. Dick Clark, D-Iowa, It includes J600 million in and Queen Sophia will visit and encouragement of, the and Thomas F. Eagleton, D- military credits over a five- Washington June 2-3. important evolution which has Mo., Tuesday introduced a year period, f75 million in Senate debate over the treaty begun in Spain." resolution in the Senate under- not grant aid for military equip- m ay still be pending during the Under the treaty, the United lining the American hope that constitute a security guarantee ments, $10 million for military ro y a | V J S H because of the States would.retain the use of Spain would become more or commitment lo defend training, J50 million for mod- complexity'of the treaty The military Installations on Span- democratic and move closer to Spam. The Spanish understand ernization of the Spanish air extent O f opposition, however, ish territory, but would under- Western Europe. ' · WED., THURS., FBI., SAT. CHECKING THE DAMAGE - Two law enforcement officials check for victims as they walk through the kitchen area of The Point Pleasant, W. Va., jail which was blasted last night. Four persons arc known dead and 11 injured in the blast which scattered debris over the lawn outside. (AP Wirephoto) Jail bomb blast kills four POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. (UPI) -- Four persons, including the sheriff and a deputy, were killed and 11 persons were injured, two critically, Tuesday night when a bomb exploded in the Mason County Jail. Police said the bomb was brought into the jail by a man whose wife had been accused of murdering the couple's baby. State Police Cpl. J. L. FHzwaler said Bruce and Harriet Sisk were killed instantly in the explosion in Mrs. Sisk'scell. Also killed in the blast was Mason County Deputy Sheriff Kenneth Dale Love. Sheriff Elvin "Pete" Wedge died early today in a hospital. "God it was a mess," said Fitzwater. "The jail is a shambles. I heard the explosion and came running, they were still carrying the victims out when I arrived." Fitzwater said Sisk arrived at the jail about 10:50 p.m. with a sawed-off shotgun and a suitcase, demanding to be placed in the cell with his wife. "We really don't know what happened after that," said the officer. "One of my men, who was injured, said they were discussing just what todoabout the situation when the blast went off." Filzwater said the explosion occurred about 11:30 p.m. "They were able to get another, who was in the cell with Mrs. Sisk out, and also removed the trusties," he said. Mrs. Sisk, IB, was held for the murder of her two-monlh- old daughter whose body was found last weekend in a freshly dug grave near her rural home. Police began a search after they had been told the baby had been abducted. The jail is located in the basement of the three-story Mason County Courthouse. Po lice said the blast knocked out windows in the building and tore a huge hole in the cell where the Sisks had been visiting. The injured; including six law enforcement officials and five prisoners, were taken lo Pleasant Valley Hospital in this Ohio River Community. Listed in critical condition were Deputy Sheriff Ernie Hesson and Bruce Wallace, an off-duty Ohio State Highway patrolman stationed at the Gatlia County outpost. Gasoline-soaked bodies found COLUMBIA, N.C. (UPI) The gasoline-soaked bodies of five persons -- a woman and four children - were found smouldering Tuesday in a shallow, freshly dug grave in a stand of reseeded pine trees. A county forest ranger sent lo the area to fight a brush fire discovered the grave and two of the bodies and summoned sheriff deputies who uncovered the other three. The bodies appeared to be of a woman about ftfl, a girl about 18 and 1 three younger boys, unidentified but possibly members of the same family. They were sent to the stale medical examiners office in Chapel Hill for autopsies. "Our agents arc just com- pletely in the dark now. Everybody just assumes it was a whole family," said Stale Attorney General Rufus L. Edmisten. Edmisten said first reports indicated all five had fractured skulls. "It looks like, preliminarily, that they've been beaten to death, that the perpetrator killed them in one place, drove to another and placed them in the grave and atlempted to burn them," said Edmisten. Edmisten, reached by telephone in Raleigh, said officers speculated that the killer accidentally set fire to the area while pouring gasoline on (he bodies and fled. A five-gallon gasoline can and a pitchfork were found at the scene. Stale Bureau of Investigation agents, sheriff's deputies ant highway patrolmen roped of the area and worked until dark in an effort to locate clues and get a lead to "finding the actual crime scene." Ronald Brickhouse, the fores' ranger, had gone to the area, £ reseeded stand of pine trees off North Carolina highway 94 about six miles south of town, after smoke was spotted from a fire lower a mile away. "! had been by the fire to try and tell where lo put the equipment when it arrived," he said. "On the way back out by the fire I saw a pile of dirt and walked over and there were two bodies lying in the hole.' KM200 WHITEWALLS- 2 FIBERGLASS BELTS + 2-PLIES POLYESTER CORD Our Reg. 31.88 --A78x13 MOUNTED FREE NO TRADE-IN REQUIRED KM100 WHITEWALLS 4-PLY POLYESTER CORD Our Reg. 28.88 -- B78x13 'THE MIND-BLOWER' Amplifies Output 10 Times Normal travwav Anti-Park leaders said questioned SEOUL, South Korea (UPI) -- Nine prominent opposition leaders have been picked up for questioning for demanding the resignation of President Park Chung-hee in violation of a special presidential decree banning antigovernment activities, informed sources said today. The nine were among 12 persons who signed an anti- Park administration statement that was read in a prayer session at the Myongdong Cathedral Monday to · commemorate Korean uprisings against Japanese rulers March 1, 1919. The statement, railed a "Declaration for Democratic Xalional Salvation,"was signed by former President Posun Yun, onf timcoppwitinn loader Kim Dae-jung, senior opposition lawmaker Chung Il-hyong, religious leaders Hahm Suk-huti, Kim Kwan-suk, Mrs. Lee Wu- jung and six other persons. Under arrest were Mrs. Lee, who read the statement al the meeting, and eight others excluding Yun and 'the two opposition politicians who have not yet been interrogated, the sources said. The gathering originally was designed as a joint prayer session by Catholics and Protestants marking the 37th anniversary of the independence movement, but in the course of (he meeting the stalement was read hy Mrs. \xe t a leading Protestant, (he sources said. 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