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June 9, 1974

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 8

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8A --June 9.1974 Sunday Gazette-Mail Charleston, West Virginia Data From NATIONAL WEATHER S£RWC£, MOAA, U.S. DtpL of Commerce FORECAST Figures Show High Temperature* Expected For Daytime Sunday Showers are forecast for most of the Central United States today. West Virginia falls on the rim of the area expecting rain. It will be clear in the West. (AP Wirephoto) 300 Leftists Protest Arrest in Portugal Isolated Precipitation Not Indicated-- Consult Local Forecast The Weather Sunrise 6:00 a.m. Sunset 8:50 p.m. FORECASTS Zones I-2-3-4-5: P a r t l y cloudy and warm with a chance of afternoon and evening s h o w e r s and thunderstorms through Monday. Highs Sunday and Monday in the upper 80s to low 90s. Zones 6-7-8: Partly cloudy and warm with a chance ot afternoon and evening s h o w e r s and thunderstorms through Monday. Highs Sunday and Monday in the upper 70s to mid 80s. Zone 9: Partly cloudy with a chance of a f t e r n o o n and evening showers and thundershowers Sunday and Monday. Highs in the 80s. WEST V I R G I N I A -- Partly cloudy with a chance of afternoon and evening showers and thundershowers Sunday and Monday. Highs from upper 70s to low 90s. VIRGINIA -- Partly sunny with highs in the 80s. WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA - Partly cloudy, warm and humid. Highs in the mid 70s and mid 80s. KENTUCKY - Variable cloudiness, warm and humid. Highs in the tow to mid 80s. OHIO -- Partly cloudy with a chance of showers or thundershowers. High in the low to mid 80s. SATURDAY'S HUMIDITIES 5 a.m 72 11 a.m 67 5 p.m 63 SATURDAY'S WIND Highest 10 mph from South at 5 p.m. TEMPERATURES Saturday's high 85 Saturday's low 66 Record high for June 8 was 97 set in 1933. Record low for June 8 was 47 set in 1972. PRECIPITATION 24-hour p r e c i p i t a t i o n as of 7 p.m 0.00. Total tor the month of June. . . .1.44 inches. LISBON, Portugal (AP) About 300 young demonstrators from the extreme left staged the first public protest against Portugal's new government Saturday over the arrest of a Maoist-line editor. The marchers called for the release of Jose Luis Saldanha Sanches, 29, arrested Friday after publishing an article calling on soldiers and sailors in Africa "to desert en masse with your arras." Sanches was held in a military fort, presumably for violating the military code. The arrest was the first of a leftist since the new center- left government came to power after overthrowing the old rightist dictatorship six weeks ago. It brought on the first public confrontation between the government and extreme left groups blamed by the government and President Antonio de Spinola for pushing the country toward anarchy. The demonstrators waved red banners in a peaceful and others on the ground that they violated his constitutional rights. A high-level White House source acknowledged that Haig had served as a liaison man between Kissinger and the FBI on the wiretaps, but added. "He only did what he was told to." At the time the wiretapping began, in May, 1969. Haig was a colonel assigned to the security council. Kissinger has repeatedly denied that he "directly" initiated the wiretapping program and insisted that the idea to do so origniated at a . White House meeting he at- tended on May 9, 1969, with President Nixon and J. Edgar Hoover, the late FBI director. The Times' sources, in a series of recent interviews, made the following points: »· There was no such White House meeting on May 9,1969. FBI files show that Hoover dictated a memorandum on that day describing a telephone conversation with Kissinger who was then with the President at Key Biscayne, Fla., about information leaks to newspapers and their peril to foreign policy. ; The FBI f i l e s also cast stro" a -ioubt on Kissingers assertion to the Senate panel that "my role was limited to ' supplying names" of '.hose with special clearances who had access to leaked material. Three of the first four officials who were wiretapped by Kis-. singer's office in May, 1969, did not have access to the se- Watergate mitted the President's lawyers to claim that some of the material was not relevant. But probably the greatest potential for delay would be any move to call President Nixon as a witness. That was made more likely by the disclosure t h a t he had been named an unindicted co-conspirator. It also almost certainly would be resisted by Nixon. Also Saturday: · Some of the Republicans who lost special congressional elections this year and are trying again in the fall say they will stay independent of the White House this time. · Whether Rodino can meet the mid-July schedule depends in good part on a committee decision two weeks hence on how many witnesses to call. The committee has spent the last three weeks and will spend two more behind closed doors examining evidence as- sembled by its staff on the President's involvement, or lack of it, in Watergate and other matters. At the conclusion of that presentation it will decide if it needs to call witnesses. Rodino wants to limit witnesses to those necessary to fill vital gaps in the evidence and to resolve contradictions. He takes the view that the committee is not conducting a trial but an inquiry to determine whether there is cause to send the issue to the Senate for trial. Further, the chairman sees no point in calling a long string of witnesses ,vho have told their stories under oath before the Senate Watergate committee or elsewhere, because they wouldn't be likely to change their testimony and thus be subject to perjury charges. Haig crets leaked. Informed of these assertions, the high-ranking White House official said: "Those wiretaps were justified because of extremely serious national security leaks. "Anyone who claims otherwise is not filled in." "The fact that people get upset because of some other things that came out in the taps is totally irrelevant," the official said. · MEMBERS of the House Judiciary Committee, which is conducting the impeachment inquiry, said Thursday after staff briefings on domestic surveillance that the FBI wiretaps had not provided any evidence of national security leaks but had picked up many items of personal information and private political beliefs. Such material was provided to the White House, the congressmen said. In one case, the Times's sources said, a wiretap was authorized in 1970 on Helmut Sonnenfeld, then a top Kissinger aide, because of concern about his politics expressed by H.R. Haldeman, then the White House chief of staff. The sources said it was the second such tap on Sonnenfeld, who is now serving with Kissinger in the State Department. Kissinger has stood by his Senate testimony despite such assertions and despite published reports that the edited transcripts of White House tape recordings show that President Nixon said last year that "Henry asked that it be done." After telling of the alleged presidential meeting authorizing the taps in May, 1969, Kissinger testified that his function had been l i m i t e d to supplying lists of those with clearances and receiving "some" FBI reports on the wiretaps in existence. After May, 1970, Kissinger said, Haldeman assumed the dominant role, and Kissinger's office was only occasionally in touch with William C. Sullivan, the bureau official in charge of the wiretaps. However, the sources said, FBI documents show that Haig.maintained close contact with Sullivan until Feb. 8, 1971, when he ordered the last eieht tans turned off. 'My Duty' side with Congress, which is deliberating his impeachment." "I happen to think that what I am doing is my job," he said. "I consider it my duty to try to head off deadlock and to seek a reasonable and prompt resolution of the nagging Watergate issues that is sapping 'he valuable time of our elect- ad officials, and political strength of our nation. "Why is it so surprising," he said, "that sometimes I voice the viewpoint of the legislative branch of which I was part for a quarter of a century and at other times see things much the same way as the chief executive who chose me, my friend for the same span of two decades and a half?" · "IN ALL those years I have never seen a controversy in which one side was all wrong and the other 100 per cent right," Ford said. "Nor have I seen a human being who was totally good or altogether bad." He repeated the philosophy he stated at his vice presidential c o n f i r m a t i o n hearings that "truth is the glue that holds governments together, and compromise the oil that makes governments go. "So long as I can contribute to the c l i m a t e of t r u t h and reason in this country," he said. "I will remain my own man, fly my own course, and spiik my own convictions." ,-f* Labor, Management Inflation Panel Urged WASfflNGTON-ltf)- President Nixon was urged by congressional Democrats Saturday to b r i n g labor and management together so they could form, on their own, a voluntary inflation control policy. The proposal was aired by House assistant majority leader John J. McFall of California, designated by Democratic leaders to deliver a na- t i o n w i d e r a d i o reply to Nixon's recent speech on the economy. 1-64 who had been driving in the westbound side." Miss Groom said the doctor confirmed Cook was dead, and told the group to move back from the smoking wreckage. Just as Miss Groom and her friends had walked a safe distance from the crash site, the plane exploded, she said. The plane crash is being investigated by the Cabell County sheriff's department. "Five years of progressively deteriorating economic management have fueled the inflationary forces which now rage throughout our economy." McFall said. The President, he said, "could do more, and. . .in a way that would not require legislation or any formal government process at all." "The President should invite labor and management to form, on their own, a wage- p r i c e v o l u n t a r y committee. . .Members of the public should also be invited to participate. "In this way all parties would be talking together and working together to solve a big problem that no one can handle alone -- working together to beat inflation," he said. McFall said also that "the uncompromisng tight. money policy of the Federal Reserve" should be re-evaluated so that "in seeking to throttle inflation we do not also choke off economic recovery." march through the center of the capital as scores of people watched silently. Tornadoes Tornado watches were issued for the remainder of the night for eastern Oklahoma, eastern Kansas and western Missouri. In Emporia, Kan., several persons were injured, none seriously, when a twister toppled mobile homes. Some mobile homes were overturned northwest of Tulsa. and at least one person was injured. A marina pier blew over at Lake Keystone, a fishing and boating resort 18 miles west of Tulsa. Two ambulances were sent to the scene, but there was no immediate report of casualties. Amateur radio operators, working with the Civil Defense, reported earlier that the entire pier simply vanished into the lake, an Army Corps of Engineers reservoir. Police said boats moored a r o u n d t h e p i e r w e r e smashed. Power was out in the Drumright area. Emergency generators, portable lights and d r i n k i n g w a t e r were dis- p a t c h e d f r o m T i n k e r A i r Force Base at Oklahoma City. M e d i c a l p e r s o n n e l a n d equipment were rushed to Drumright from Tulsa, Oklahoma City and Stillwater. Workshop Slated for S.S. A training workshop for government Social Security reporting officials in Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas County has been scheduled for Monday in Lewisburg. The meeting will be 7 p.m. in the Fort Savannah Inn. State Social Security staff members will be on hand to answer individual questions from 6 to 7 p.m. The workshop is to acquaint r e p o r t i n g o f f i c i a l s w i t h changes which are occurring on the federal level involving the public employes Social Security program in West Virginia. Dunbar Man Cited As Driver of Year JAMES W. HAYES Truck Driver of Year A n den t W a rfa re Treatises Found T O K Y O (P) -- A pack of bamboo slips unearthed two years ago are 2,500-year-old treatises on the art of warfare in ancient China, the official Hsinhua news agency said. In a broadcast monitored in Tokyo. Hsinhua said the 4,000 bamboo slips answer numerous questions about the Western Han dynasty, which lasted from 206 B.C. to 24 A.D. The works are "Master Sun's Art of War" and "Sun Pin's Art of War" by two ancient Chinese generals. Sun Wu and Sun Pin, Hsinhua said. James W. Hayes of Dunbar, a 26-year veteran of the road, has been chosen by the West Virginia Motor Truck Assn. as its 1974 Driver of the Year. Hayes, whose record of more than a million miles of highway traffic was marred only by a slight off-highway property damage mishap, won the title over 11 other candidates. WVVGets 3 Grants M O R G A N T O W N - The receipt of three grants has been announced by West Virginia Univerity (WVU) officials. A $18,872 from the National Cancer Institute will be used to continue reseach on the metabolism and inhibition of prostate cancer. The National I n s t i t u t e of Mental Health has contributed $15,530 to support a training program in social work corrections. A $2,500 grant from the U. S. Bureau of Mines will be used for research on wave propagation in rock media. He has been driving for Kroger Co. for 22 years. Hayes shared the spotlight during the 18th annual safety awards program with W.A. Crowther, director of safety for W. S. Smith Transfer Co., who was named fleet safety supervisor of the year. The awards dinner at the Civic Center concluded a day of driving competiton among 44 drivers in five categories. The winners, who will represent the Mountain Sate in the national- rodeo Sept. 14-17 at Minneapolis, Minn., are: Frederick Gilbert, United Dispatch of Parkersburg, s t r a i g h t t r u c k ; J o h n n i e R.Dean of Smith Transfer, Belle, three-axle tractor-sem- itrailer; Daniel Darnold of Cook Motor Lines, Parkersburg, four-axle class; Ronald E. Ball of Smith Transfer, five-axle class; and Bobbie J. .Leet. Smith Transfer, five- axle flatbed truck. Darnold, in 1968, became the first driver from West Virginia to win a national championship. Ivan B. Bowers, who entered state competition for the first time, placed third in the straight truck competition and was named rookie of the year. "Should we Pinch our Quick customers; or should we serve our Pinch customers Quickly?" (A new $10.00 savings account will be awarded to the first person answering this question.) Come in and register for free Charlies tickets given awav weekly. THE GUflRflNTY BflNK 1628 Washington Street, East MUDVILLE. U.S.A. · Charleston, West Virginia · Phone: 344-9891 · Member FDIC ar x==r- Sl.V '", SALE! Heirloom Styled Diamonds From Estates, Special Purchases And Dealer Overstocks FINE JEWELRY--Street Floor This superb collection of uniquely beautiful diamond rings, pendants, pins, earrings and watches is being offered to you at tremendous savings for one week only! Most pieces are one-of-a- kind and subject to prior sale ... all are outstanding values. All carat weights are total. 41 ... 7 3 /4 cts. pearshaped, round baguette and marquise diamond pendan! 6255.00 42 ... 1.22 cts. diamond and .35 cts. sapphires pendant , 795.00 .43. 44 . 45. 46. 47. 4 8 . . 49. 50. 5 1 . . 52. 5 3 . . 1.36 cts. oval solitaire with baguettes. .. 1485.00 . 3.92 diamond snow flake ring 1095.00 . 3 Vij cts. emerald cut dome . . 1 795.00 .1.17 ct. round diamond solitaire 2275.00 .1.14 cts. emerald cut diamond solitaire . 1595.00 . 2.08 cts. pearshaped diamond solitaire . 3870.00 . 4 ct. diamond dome ring . . . I 895.00 . V? ct. diamond and opals. ... 325,00 .2 V? cts. diamond and 3 '/? cts. opal earrings 1595.00 . 1.21 cts. diamond man's gypsy solitaire. 1295.00 1.07 cts. round diamond solitaire 1060.00 54 ... 3 /i ct. diamond and .60 ct. sapphire star dome 495.00 55 ... 1.35 cts. diamond wedding ring625.00 56 5 cts. diamond and 4 cts.emerald swirl earrings 2975.00 57 ... 1.38 cts. pearshaped solitaire 1785.00 58 ... 1.29 cts. round diamond solitaire 2160.00 59.. . 1 ct.diamondsand star sapphire 375.00 60 ... 1.75 cts. diamonds and 1.90 Emeralds bracelet 2795.00 61 ... 1.91 cts. round diamond s o l i t a i r e . . . . . . 3080.00 62 ... 2 1/6 cts. pearshaped and round diamonds and pearshaped rubies 2150.00 63 ... 1 V? cts. diamond princess ring 695.00 64 ... 2.00 cts. diamond spray pin .. 795.00 65 ... 3i ct. diamond man's solitaire 795.00 66 ... 1.26 diamond and 1.71 cts. ruby wedding ring 775.00 67 ... \'i ct. diamonds and 1.30 ct. oval cut sapphire. 495.00 W*7: "^f3fetei a*V - i n 71 68 ... .97-cts. round diamond ladies' solitaire 1620.00 69... 16 diamonds and 2.94 cts. Cabochon Sapphire pendant.... 650.00 70... Vj ct. diamonds and.45 ct. emeralds rope wedding ring . 495.00 71 ... !6 ct. diamonds and Vi ct. emerald antique pin; 355.00 72 ... 1.35 ct. emerald cut solitaire 2035.00 73 ... 1.51 ct. round diamond ladies'soli- taire 2725.00 74 ... ty ct. diamond and 3 A ct. emerald fancy ring 640.00 75..: 3 ct. champagne diamond dome ring 1125.00 76 ... 82 ct. natural color diamonds antique ring 450.00 77... 1.00 ct. pearshape diamond solitiare with baguettes 795.00 78 ... 1.00 cts. diamonds and .50 cts. sap- phirepin 415.00 79 ... 1.32 cts. round diamond solitaire 1440.00 . 1.00 cts. diamonds princess ring 395.00 . 1.50 cts. diamonds and opal fancy 730.00 . 2 cts. twin emerald cut diamonds and baguettes 1935.00 83 ... 2.50 cts. diamonds wedding ring . 975.00 84 ... 1.24 cts. round diamond solitaire. 810.00 85 ... .47 cts. diamonds and .66 ct. sap- 80. 81 . ring 8 2 . . phire man's ring 395.00

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