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r— Briefly N- War Warning By The Associated Press The semi-official Egyptian newspaper Al Ahram warned today that the next Middle East war could be a nuclear confrontation. It said if Israel failed to agree to a just and lasting peace in the area, Tel Aviv would be responsible. Meanwhile, the Palestinian Liberation Organization said disengagement of Israeli and Syrian forces was a step toward peace, but that it would continue to fight until the Palestinian problem was solved. The statement came as the Israeli-Syrian disengagement on the Golan Heights neared completion, with only the ruins of the town of Quneitra to be given up. WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger appears headed for a dispute over reported serrpt rhanpps in U.S.-Soviet missile levels allowed under the 1972 strategic arms limitation treaty. Kissinger will be questioned about the matter today when he briefs the arms control subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services Committee about President Nixon's Moscow mission later this week. He also scheduled an 11 a.m. news conference. The question was raised publicly by Sen. Henry M. Jackson, D-Wash., the subcommittee chairman, after resigned disarmament adviser Paul Nitze gave the panel some details about it last Thursday. WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee is meeting to decide on what witnesses, if any, it should call to clarify the detailed presentation of impeachment evidence it has been hearing since May 9. The panel also may vote today on whether to subpoena more evidence in the milk fund, ITT and Internal Revenue areas of its inquiry. Possible witnesses include John W. Dean III, President Nixon's prime accuser regarding Watergate, and ex-White House special counsel Charles W. Colson, who has said in court that Nixon urged- him to defame Pentagon Papers figure Daniel Ellsberg. The witness list is expected to be short because the committee is under pressure from the Democratic caucus to make its final recommendations by July 15, party sources say. WASHINGTON (AP) — The case of a Lithuanian sailor forced back to his Soviet vessel with the permission of the Coast Guard was among items on which President Nixon was briefed in preparing for his Moscow summit trip. Simas Kudirka, 45—said to be an American citizen—is in a Soviet labor camp in the Urals serving a 10-year prison term for treason. There has been no contact with him since October. His wife and two children and mother are living in Lithuania. He jumped from his Soviet ship to the cutter Vigilant Nov. 23,1970, off Martha's Vineyard, Island, Mass., but the Coast Guard allowed the Russians to take him back. Reaction in Washington was an official "unfortunate" from the State Department, White House orders to prevent it from reoccurring, plus congressional protest. Since then, Lithuanian groups in the United States have said they can prove Kudirka is an American citizen. Part of their claim is supported by the fact his mother was born in Brooklyn! ' GLENWOOD, Iowa (AP) — Patrick Coughlin, 24, of Dixon, Neb., drowned Sunday while swimming with companions in an unsupervised gravel pit near here. T$ie body was recovered by the Lewis Township Fire Department scuba team Sunday evening from about 30 feet of water 75 feet from shore. Authorities said Coughlin called for help and his fiancee tried to save him, but he slipped out of her grasp and sank. KANSAS CITY (AP) — Delegates representing the 575,000 member Communications Workers of America Union open their international convention here today with a New Jersey woman challenging the long-entrenched leadership and a men-only.tradition. Mrs. Clara Allen, New Jersey area director, is running for secretary-treasurer in elections to be held Tuesday. Her opponent, for what is considered the number two post in the telephone union, is Louis B. Knecht of Washington, one of three CWA executive vice- presidents. Knecht, a former assistant to Joseph Beirne, longtime union president, has the support of virtually all the officials in the tinernational union, including Beirne. WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. attorney general's secret approval of the extension of billionaire Howard Hughes' gambling empire was linked closely to a $100,000 payment by Hughes to President Nixon's closest friend, the staff of the Senate Watergate committee reports. The report to senators said the apparent decision by Atty. Gen. John N. Mitchell to approve Hughes' purchase of the Dunes Hotel in Las Vegas violated the department's own antitrust regulations and "is clothed with the appearance of impropriety." "Except for the fact that the purchase negotiations ultimately fell through for financial reasons wholly unrelated to antitrust considerations, this is a classic case of governmental decision-making for friends," the report said. DALLAS (AP) —A moderate-liberal faction claimed victory after a moderate-liberal faction of Texas Lutherans took a stand calling for re-evaluation of controversial "doctrinal and theological problems" which have split the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. At the same time, conservatives in the church's Texas district applauded a decision for denying financial support for dissident seminary students although urging their return to classes in the synod's St. Louis seminary. Resolutions expressing these views were adopted Sunday as the Texas Lutherans concluded a three-day convention. DETROIT (AP) — Production at six Ford auto plants is scheduled to resume today, and workers who struck the General Motors' assembly plant in Norwood, Ohio last week are set to return Tuesday morning. The walkout at Norwood began last Friday as part of the United Auto Workers' ministrike strategy, aimed at forcing local contract accords at GM's assembly plants by throwing short-duration strikes. Times Herald, Carroll, la. Monday, June 24, 1974 Daily Record Beautification Proposal — This is an artist's conception of the old public library building as it would appear if a proposal for dressing up older structures in the urban renewal area here is approved. When the library moves into the ne\y civic complex, the building will become available to the Carroll County Historical society for use as a museum and headquarters. The old library was built with funds from the Carnegie Foundation. It is one of several structures in Carroll included in a plan to beautify existing structures. • Mood (Continued From Page 1) nomic observation." It is not that lowans are angry about America's state of affairs as much as they are "just becoming cynical." Government is at the heart of the problem, the economist believes, "not society in general." The administration of President Nixon has an "incredibly poor" record in economics, Stephenson said. "They've managed to combine inflation with unemployment. It takes considerable effort to do it that badly. "Nixon tried to patch up bad spots in the'economy by such things as the price freeze, but introduced all sorts of new dis- tortations." Americans are tiring of "a d i a 1-a-crisis" environment where they learn of impending crises daily through the news media, says Ottumwa Courier Publisher Gerald Moriarity. "The nation, in a sense, is being stampeded by the press," he said. Moriarity is critical of "the Washington press," which he feels has "completely dehumanized" Nixon. Moriarity's readership is the group that buys Everett's gasoline—the same people affected by economic reversals in Ottumwa. But letters to the Courier do not show "much of a defeatist attitude. The publisher expected gloom when the John Morrell & Co. plant closed several months ago and idled 3,000 workers. "But people tend to look for" the silver lining in adversity." Collegue Ed Heins believes lowans are more willing to make themselves heard on issues "But that's a function, hopefully, of the educational system we dedicate ourselves to. . . .that everyone deserves a thorough education to give them the equipment to make decisions for themselves." But to say that because people are more vocal they also are more cynical—"I don't think that's right." Heins estimates that more than half the business done in Iowa is still "by verbal contract." "Almost all of the cattle and hogs in Iowa, for instance, are sold initially by verbal contract," he explained. "They're also sold on the basis of market information that in most cases comes from the newspaper or radio—neither of which offers any ironclad guarantee that the information is even accurate." Morever, there is still a lot of trust between journalists and the people they quote in news stories, Heins said. He pointed out that news- makers have no assurance that journalists will accurately reflect what they have said. Nonetheless, Heins can recall few instances in which a newsman has been asked to submit his story to a news source for examination prior to publication. Deaths, Funerals MRS. GRACE DREES Mass of the resurrection for Mrs. Grace Drees, 87, of Carroll was celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Spirit Church here by the Rt. Rev. Msgr. LeoLenz, V.F. Pallbearers were Elmer Walz, Greg Walz, Herman Bengfort, Jim Grethen, Ambrose Delaney and Leo Clark. Interment was in Ml. Olivet Cemetery, under direction of the Twit Funeral Home. Mrs. Drees, widow of a Carroll dentist, died June 18 at the St. Anthony Nursing Home. WALTER E. SCHROEDER ARCADIA — Mass of the resurrection for Walter Edward Schroeder, 80, of Arcadia was celebrated by the Rev. C. A. Ahmahn at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in St. John's Church here. The Rev. Clarence Ferring of Waterloo also was in the sanctuary. Pallbearers were John Schroeder, Paul Schroeder, Lawrence Schroeder, Pat Schroeder, James Schroeder and Merlin Haverkamp. Interment was in the Arcadia Cemetery with military honors by Ehlers-Gerken Post No. 694, American Legion. Participating in the military service were Lyle Vonnahme, Robert L. Wolterman, Clifford Bruggeman, Eugene Schrad, Richard Ricke, Leon Andersen, Henry Stoffers, Melvin Jahde, Al Dentlinger, Vernon Noelck, Cyril Venner, Archie J. Ricke, Othmar Berger, Alvin Bellinghausen, and as buglers, Theodore Schmitz and John Lussman. Attending the funeral, which was under direction of the Twit Funeral Home of Carroll, were relatives and friends from Randolph and Omaha, Neb.; Coon Rapids, Denison, Smithland, Humboldt, Jefferson, West Des Moines, Audubon, Perry, Carroll and surrounding area. Mr. Schroeder died June 20 at the Carroll Health Center. PETER J. THIELEN Mass of the resurrection for Peter J. Thielen, 84, of Carroll was celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in Holy Spirit Church here by the Rt. Rev. Msgr. Leo Lenz, V.F. Pallbearers were Larry Thielen, Richard Thielen, Donald Wendl, Howard Thielen, Louis A. Venteicher Jr. and Joe Thielen. Interment was in St. Mary's Cemetery at Willey, where the Rev. James Fangman conducted commital rites. The Sharp Funeral Home of Carroll was in charge of arrangements. Relatives and friends attended the funeral from Omaha, Neb.; Manning, Carroll, Dedham, Atlantic, Indianola, Willey, Exira, Boone, Fort Dodge, Des Moines, Glidden, Perry, Sioux City, Brayton, Avoca and Templeton. Mr. Thielen died June 20, at St. Anthony Regional Hospital after a six-week illness. MRS. MARY ESPENHOVER Mrs. Mary Espenhover, 86, of Fredericksburg, Tex., formerly of the Roselle community, died after a short illness Saturday evening, June 22. Funeral rites will be held Tuesday morning at St. Mary's Church in Fredericksburg, under direction of the Schaetter Funeral Home. Mrs. Espenhover is survived by six children including Mrs. Joe Schirck and Joe of Carroll, Julius of San Antonio, Tex., Ray of Corpus Christi, Tex., and Mrs. Irma Ransleben of Fredericksburg; grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Her husband, Henry Espenhover, died in 1937. W. 0. MILES LAKE CITY — W. 0. Miles, 96, of Lake City, died Saturday night; June 22, at Shady Oaks Nursing Home in Lake City. He was manager of the Joyce Lumber Company here for over 50 years. Rites will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Huffman Memorial Chapel, Lake City, with the Rev. Stewart Congdon officiating and burial in Cottonwood Cemetery. Masonic services will be held at 8 p.m. Monday at Huffman's. Mr. Miles was born Dec. 12, 1877. He was married to the former Clara Reynolds, who preceded him in death. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church and a 50-year member of the Masonic Lodge. He also belonged to the Royal Arch Masons, the Azgad Commandery of Knights Templar at Carroll, and Lake Queen chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, Lake City. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Frank (Bernadine) Layson of Kansas City, Mo., and Mrs. Howard (LaVonne) Gray of Temple City, Calif. MRS. CLARA SCHULTE AUBURN — Mrs. Clara Schulte, 81, of Auburn died early Monday, June 24, at Shady Oaks rest home, Lake City, where she had resided for five years. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Huffman Memorial Chapel, Lake City, where friends may call starting at 7 p.m. Monday. Mrs. Schulte, daughter of Ora and Emma Lux Clapper, was born here Jan. 22, 1893. She was the widow of Tony Schulte, to whom she was married Oct. 10, 1911, at Auburn. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church here. Survivors include three sons, Mearl and Ora of Auburn and Leonard of Lake City; two daughters, Mrs. Marvin (Opal) Bean of Lohrville and Mrs. Donald (Evelyn) Duncan of Rockwell City; 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and a brother, John Clapper of Auburn. A brother and three sisters preceded her in death besides her husband. CHRIST HAUSMAN HALBUR - Christ Henry Hausman, 83, of Halbur died unexpectedly at 5:45 a.m. Sunday, June 23, at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll. He was a lifelong resident of this area and a former Carroll County assessor. Mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in St. Augustine Church here, with interment in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the Twit Funeral Home in Carroll starting at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. There will be a prayer service by Franciscan Sisters at 4 p.m., another prayer service at 8:15 p.m. led by the Rev. John P. Hausmann of Breda, and a rosary at 9 p.m. led by the Rev. Victor Kollasch, all on Tuesday. Mr. Hausman, a farmer, also was a director of the Roselle Insurance Company for 25 years. He was born here Feb. 14, 1891, a son of Christ and Mary Waltercheid Hausman. His marriage to Anna Schenkelberg took place at St. Augustine Church in Halbur Jan. 19,1915. He was a member of St. Augustine Church, the Holy Name Society of the parish and sang in the Halbur Choir for 65 years. He also was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Surviving with his wife are nine children: Mrs. Bill (Irene) Vasos and Melvin of Carroll, Robert of Halbur, Harold of Onawa, Louis of Arcadia, Sr. Barbara Ann of Vail, Mrs. Harry (Lucille) Wyman of Omaha, Neb., Mrs. Orvin (Helen) Flogerzi of Lakewood, Calif., and Mrs. Francis X. (Kathryn) Dieter of Rodondo Beach, Calif.; also 45 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, and three brothers, Peter Hausman of Carroll, Bill COURT HOUSE License to Wed— Michael C. Best, 18, and Lee Ann Tracy, 18, both of Glidden. New Vehicles Registered— B. G. or Rebecca J. Belts, Carroll, Plymouth; William H. Gregory, Glidden, Temken trailer; John Whaley Chevrolet, Inc., Carroll, Chevrolet; Randy Landon, Carroll, Yamaha; Dolores A. Lynch, Carroll, Dodge. Real Estate Transfers- Frank L. and Marsha D. Comes to B. & J. Investment Company, Inc., Lot 3, Block 4, Henkcnius Addition to Carroll. Darwin L. and Donna K. O'Connor to B. & J. Investment Company, Inc., Lot 15, Block 83, Bangs' and Sherman's First Addition to Carroll. SHERIFF'S OFFICE OMVUI— George Sapp, 65, Templeton, was released on his own recognizance Saturday by Magistrate Raymond 0. Snook, Glidden, after he was arrested earlier in the day on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. A hearing on the charge is scheduled for Friday, June 28. Two-Car Accident- Cars driven by Daniel J. Lechtenberg, Templeton, and • Patterson (Continued From Page 1) Saturday evening after it was spotted in the water by two boys who were fishing. Authorities estimated it had been in the water for four to six days. Services for Patterson will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Huffman Memorial Chapel in Lake City, with the Rev. Steward Congdon officiating. Burial will be in the Lake City Cemetery. He was born at Lake City July 21, 1953, a son of Marvin and Evelyn Baxter Patterson. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Surviving are his mother, Mrs. Evelyn Patterson of Auburn; a sister, Marveene of Baltimore, Md.; and grandmother, Mrs. Bertie Patterson -of Rockwell City. His father died in 1968. The Weather IOWA FORECAST Generally fair and cool through Tuesday. High Tuesday low 70s northeast, near 80 west. Low tonight upper 40s northeast, 50s south and west. IOWA EXTENDED FORECAST Wednesday through Friday: Fair Wednesday. Partly cloudy witn cnance 6t showers or thunderstorms and warmer Thursday and Friday with highs mid-80s to low 90s. Markets GRAIN Soybeans, No. 2 $5.45 Corn, No. 2 yellow 2.75 Oats 1.30 OMAHA, Neb. (AP)—Livestock quotations Monday: Hogs: 7,500; barrows and gilts fairly active; 200-250 Ibs steady; over 250 Ibs steady to 50 higher; 100 head U. S. 1-2 around 225-230 Ibs 33.00: 1-3 200-250 Ibs 31.00-32.75; 2-3 250-290 Ibs 28.00-31.00; 2-4 290-400 Ibs 2 3 . 5 0-28.00; sows unevenly strong to 75 cents higher; 300-600 Ibs 23.00-26.00. Cattle 5,500; general trade on slaughter steers moderately active, steady to 50 higher than last week's close; heifers steady to strong; cows mostly 50 higher; part-load choice 1,000 Ib steers 39.25; several loads choice and prime 1175-1275 Ibs 38.50; choice 1,000-1,200 Ibs 37.50-38.75; choice 1,200-1,300 Ibs 37.00-38.50; 2 loads choice and prime 1,000 Ib heifers 38.50; choice 850-1,075 Ibs 36.75 38.00; utility and commercial cows 26.50-27.50; few utility. 27.75-28.00. Cooler Friday with highs in 80s. Lows mostly 60s. The Weather in Carroll (Daily Temperatures Courtesy ot Iowa Public Service Co.) Yesterday's high 78 Yesterday's low 53 At 7 a.m. today .....54 At 10 a.m. today 70 Precipitation (48 hours prior to 7 a.m.) .07 inch of rain. 4 Weather A Year Ago— The mercury ranged from a high of 88 to a low of 64 degrees a year ago today in Carroll. Hausman of Bonesteel, S.D., and Fr. Hausmann of Breda. Mr. Hausman was preceded in death by three brothers, Henry, Joseph and Charley, and two sisters, Elizabeth and Gertrude. SHERMAN LATHROP GLIDDEN — Sherman Lathrop, 87, of Omaha, Neb., formerly of Glidden, died in Omaha Saturday, June 22. Graveside rites will be held at Westlawn Cemetery here at 2 p.m. Tuesday. The Dahn-Woodhouse Funeral Home of Glidden is in charge of arrangements. IN MEMORY OF Sherman Lathrop Omaha — Age 87 Graveside Rites , 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Westlawn Cemetery Glidden DAHN & WOODHOUSE FUNERAL HOMES Gloria J. Irlmeier, Templeton, collided Sunday on county blacktop N-44 about two and three-quarters miles southwest of Templeton, Deputy Sheriff Doug Bass reported. The accident occurred as the Lechtenberg vehicle was southbound and attempting to turn into a driveway, and the Irlmeier vehicle was northbound, Bass said. Lechtenberg was charged with failure to yield half the roadway by turning to the right. No injuries were reported. POLICE DEPARTMENT Two-Car Accident— Cars driven by David A. Bock, Carroll, and Donna S. Hudgin, Auburn, were in collision Saturday at the intersection of U.S. 30 and Boylan Avenue, police reported. The front of the Hudgin vehicle was in collision with the rear of the Bock, vehicle as both were westbound on the highway, and the Bock vehicle was stopped for a car turning left, police said. Miss Hudgin was charged with failure to stop in the assured clear distance ahead. No injuries were reported. Car-Pickup Accident— A car driven by Gary F. Vonnahme, Carroll, collided with a pickup truck driven by Wayne F. Rechtenbach, Newton, Sunday at the intersection of Main and Fourth Streets, police reported. The accident occurred as the Vonnahme vehicle was northbound on Main Street, and the Rechtenbach vehicle was westbound on Fourth Street, police said. Rechtenbach was charged with failure to yield the right of way. No injuries were reported. MAGISTRATE COURT (Scheduled Violations) Traffic Fines- Michael L. Reicks, Omaha, speed, $20; Franklin Sumerlin, Walla Walla, Wash., vehicle in unsafe condition, $10; John V. Dermody, Carroll, speed, $20; Daniel M. Snyder, Carroll, speed, $20; David R. Hershberger, Flamingo, Fla., speed, $20; Dean Fisch, Carroll, speed, $20; Paul Patterson, Manilla, speed, $75; Ricky E. St. Peter, Scranton, speed, $20; Robert Bogue, Lake View, speed, $20; Linda D. Reis, Woodbine, speed, $20; Phyllis A. Bender, Glidden, speed, $20; Ivan L. Auen, Odebolt, speed, $20; Richard J. Lane, Carroll, speed, $20 ; Kent A. Messelhorn, Manning, speed, $20; Danny Lindsay, Glidden, muffler. $10. (Frank Gach and Raymond Snook) Traffic Fines- Clifford Helms, Papillion, Neb., prohibited passing, $15; Michael Sturm, Breda, speed, $20; Lawrence E. Carlson, Des Moines, control of vehicle, $10; Glenn W. Dentlinger, Halbur, speed, $20; Felix E. Vogl, Jr., Manning, improper lane change, $15; Rodney L. Lingel, Manilla, stop or yield, $15; Larry N. Sturm, Manning, stop or yield, $8; Jeffery R. Siepker, Manning, stop or yield, $12; Danny Neubauer, Ralston, speed, $20; Mello A. Knobbe, Carroll, stop or yield, $8; Kevin A. Bierl, Carroll, speed, $20; Frederick Shirbroun, Coon Rapids, speed, $20. ST. ANTHONY REGIONAL HOSPITAL Birth- Mr, and Mrs. Daryl Reiman, Halbur, a daughter, Saturday Christ Henry Hausman Halbur - Age 83 Friends may call at the Twit Funeral Home after 2:30 p.m. Tuesday Prayer Service 4 p.m. Tuesday by Franciscan Sisters Prayer Service 8:15 p.m. Tuesday by Rev. J. P. Hausmann Rosary 9 p.m. Tuesday by. Rev. Victor Kollasch Mass of the Resurrection 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Augustine Church, Halbur Final Resting Place St. Augustine Cemetery TWIT

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